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30 chapters in Business Law: Help and Review

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Lesson 1 - What Is the Rule of Law? - Definition & Principle  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - The First Amendment: Commercial Speech, Scrutiny & Restrictions  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - The Fourth Amendment: Search & Seizure  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Due Process & Taking the Fifth & Fourteenth Amendments  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - The Equal Protection Clause in the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Ninth Amendment: Rights Retained by People  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - What is The 2nd Amendment? - Definition, History & Court Cases  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - What Are the Economic Functions of Government?  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - District of Columbia v Heller in 2008: Summary & Decision  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Fighting Words Doctrine: Definition, Law & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Fletcher v. Peck: Summary & Significance  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - McDonald v. City of Chicago in 2010: Summary & Decision  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Prayer in Public Schools: History, Law, Pros & Cons  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Pre-Emption: Definition & Rights  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Reynolds v. United States in 1879: Summary & Decision  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - What is Exculpatory Evidence? - Definition, Examples & Importance  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - What is an Exculpatory Clause? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - What is Exculpatory Language? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - What is Sedition? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Public Law vs. Private Law: Definitions and Differences  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Criminal Law vs. Civil Law: Definitions and Differences  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Substantive Law vs. Procedural Law: Definitions and Differences  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - The Court System: Trial, Appellate & Supreme Court  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - The 3 Levels of the Federal Court System: Structure and Organization  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Overview of the US Supreme Court  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - State Court System: Structure & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Long Arm Statute: Definition & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Court Functions: Original and Appellate Jurisdiction  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Subject Matter Jurisdiction: Federal, State and Concurrent  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Jurisdiction over Property: Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - What is the Jurisdiction of the Supreme Court?  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - How Venue is Determined for a Court Case  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Civil Suits: Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Judicial Activism: Definition, Cases, Pros & Cons  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - What Is Common Law? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Basic Legal Terminology: Definitions & Glossary  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Criminal Threat: Definition, Levels & Charges  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Information Disclosure Statement & Patents  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Imminent Danger: Legal Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Homeland Security Advisory System: Colors & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Confidential Information: Legal Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Confidential Business Information: Definition & Laws  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - What is the Difference Between a Misdemeanor & a Felony?  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - What is Retributive Justice? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Retributive Justice vs. Restorative Justice  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - What is Punitive Justice? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - What Does Distinguish Mean in Law?  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Legalese: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - The Federal Arbitration Act (FAA)  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Starting a Lawsuit: Parties & Beginning Process  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Threshold Requirements: Standing, Case or Controversy & Ripeness  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Pretrial Pleadings & Service of Process in Civil Litigation  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Defendant's Response & Motions in Civil Litigation  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Jury Trial and Selection in Civil Litigation  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Delivering a Verdict in Civil Litigation  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Civil Appeals Process: Parties, Briefs & Oral Arguments  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Alternative Forms of Dispute Resolution: Negotiation, Mediation & Arbitration  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Constitutional Requirements of a Criminal Trial  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Writ of Habeas Corpus & Reasonable Doubt in a Criminal Trial  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Civil Forfeiture: Definition, Laws & Abuse  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Legal Representation: Definition & Rights  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Trademark vs. Copyright  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Conglomerate Merger: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - What is a Dishonorable Discharge? - Consequences & Reasons  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Types of Military Discharges  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Affiant: Definition, Role & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Affidavit: Definition, Examples & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - How to Write an Affidavit: Format, Template & Sample  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - What is an Affidavit of Truth? - Definition & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Affidavit of Service: Definition, Purpose & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Affidavit of Domicile: Definition, Terms & Example  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Parties to a Contract: Promisor, Promisee & Beneficiary  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Mutual Assent & Objective Standard in Contract Law: Definitions & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - What Is an Offer in Contract Law?  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Termination of an Offer in Contract Law: Methods & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - What Is Acceptance in Contract Law? - Definition, Rules & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - The Mailbox Rule and Contract Law  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Sources of Contract Law: Common Law & Uniform Commercial Code  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Unilateral and Bilateral Contracts: Examples & Differences  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Expressed vs. Implied Contracts: Differences & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Quasi-Contract: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Executed vs. Executory Contracts: Definitions & Differences  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Informal vs. Formal Contracts: Examples, Differences & Definitions  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - What Is an Option Contract? - Example & Definition  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Rules of Consideration in Contract Law: Elements & Case Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Legal Detriment: Definition & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Lack of Consideration in Contract Law  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Doctrine of Promissory Estoppel: Definition, Examples & Elements  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Joint Obligation Contracts: Obligations and Promises of Parties  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Condition Precedent: Definition, Clause & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Contractual Capacity: Definition & Cases  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Indemnification Clauses: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Mistake of Fact: Definition, Forms & Cases  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Output Contract: Definition & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Privity of Contract: Definition, Exception & Cases  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Pecuniary & Non-Pecuniary Damages: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - What is a Chattel Mortgage? - Definition & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - What is a Quit Claim Deed? - Definition, Examples & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - What is a Covenant of Seisin? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Verbal Contract: Definition & Law  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Obligation: Legal Definition, Types & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - Sunset Provisions in Contract Law  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - What is Employment Law? - An Introduction to Employment Law  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Employment-at-Will: Definition, Advantages & Implied Contracts  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Employment Discrimination: Definition and Laws  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Minimum Wage & Child Labor: Purpose of the Fair Labor Standards Act  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Family and Medical Leave: Legislation and Purpose  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - What Is Workers' Compensation? - Laws and Purpose  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Unemployment Compensation: Definition, Benefits & Purpose  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Social Security: Legislation and Issues  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Understanding Retirement and Pension Plans  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - OSHA: Ensuring Workplace Safety  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Collective Bargaining: Definition and Labor Relations Legislation  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - What Is the Whistleblower Act? - Definition, Rights & Protection  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - What Is Wrongful Termination? - Definition & Conditions  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Sexual Orientation Discrimination in the Workplace: Definition, Laws & Cases  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Underground Economy: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - What is Age Discrimination in the Workplace? - Definition, Cases & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - What is Disability Discrimination? - Definition, Laws & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - What is Racial Discrimination in the Workplace? - Examples, Statistics & Cases  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - What is Sex Discrimination in the Workplace? - Definition, Laws & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Americans With Disabilities Act in Business: Definition, Summary & Regulations  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Employment Division of Oregon v. Smith: Summary & Decision  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Ricci v. Destefano: Summary & Decision  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Safe Working Conditions: Purpose & Concept  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - What is Child Labor? - Definition, Laws, Facts & Statistics  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - What is a Sweatshop? - Definition, Conditions & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Employment Law: Challenges & Trends  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Impact of Global Issues on Employment Law  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Gender Discrimination Laws & Employer Obligations  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - State Approaches to Workplace Drug & Alcohol Testing  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Intelligence & Personality Testing in the Workplace  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - Polygraphs & the Workplace  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - The Walsh-Healey Public Contracts Act of 1936  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - The California Agricultural Labor Relations Act of 1975  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - What Is Tort Law? - Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Battery: The Elements of an Intentional Tort  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - What Is Assault? - Definition of an Intentional Tort  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Transferred Intent for Assault and Battery  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress: Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Intentional Torts of Economic Relations: Definition and Elements  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Trespass, Conversion and Nuisance: Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Defenses to Intentional Torts to Avoid Liability  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Negligence Torts: Definition and Cases  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Special Negligence Doctrines: Examples Cases  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Defenses for Negligence: Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Other Defenses to Negligence  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Defenses for Landowners, Common Carriers, Innkeepers and Social Host Negligence  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Strict Liability Torts: Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Harm to Reputation or Economic Interests: Defamation, Libel, & Slander  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - What Is Vicarious Liability? - Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Punitive Damages: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Retaliation: Definition, Laws & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Pecuniary Damages in Tort Law  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Pecuniary Insurance: Definition & Types  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - What Is Sole Proprietorship: Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Creating a Business Partnership Agreement  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Tax Structure and Liability of Business Partnerships  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Dissolution and Termination of a Partnership  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - General Partnership: Definition, Advantages & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - What Is a Limited Partnership? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - What Is a Limited Liability Partnership? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - What Is a Limited Liability Company? - Definition, Benefits & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - How to Create a Corporation  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Shareholder, Board of Director & Officer Roles  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - What Are Dividends? - Investing in Stocks  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Tax Structure and Liability of Corporations  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - How to Dissolve a Corporation  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Ability-to-Pay Principle of Taxation: Theory & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Average Tax Rate: Definition & Formula  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Decentralized Organization: Definition & Chart  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Decision-Making Processes in Organizations: Types, Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Not-For-Profit Organizations: Types & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Organizational Commitment: Definition, Theory & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Problem Solving in Organizations: Skills, Steps & Strategies  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Progressive Tax System: Definition, Pros & Cons  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Progressive Tax: Definition, Structure & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Proportional Tax: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Regressive Tax: Definition, Structure & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - What Is a Joint Venture? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - What is an Organizational Environment? - Definition & Theory  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - What Is an S Corporation? - Definition, Requirements, Advantages & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - What Is Consideration in Business Law?  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - What Is the Uniform Commercial Code? - Definition & Example  Take Quiz

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