First, there must be an offer by one party that has been accepted by another. The parties to the contract must also intend to make the contract legal. They should enter into an agreement with genuine motives. In addition, they must have a legal
The U.S constitution can in a nutshell be described as the supreme law of the land. Originally comprising of only seven articles, the U.S constitution of which the first three deal with the separation of powers. Here the federal government was to be divided into three branches, namely; the legislature, the executive and the judiciary.
The author states that the fast development of electronic data storage in the last quarter of the twentieth century has caused what might be called a ‘data explosion’ in almost every area of public and private life. This is indeed true of crime and justice, most visibly in law enforcement, where the use of information has always been ‘core business’.
These kinds of taxes bore range of advantages and disadvantages to government and citizens as well.
The first advantage of direct tax system under UK legislation is that, it relieves other individuals the burden of paying taxes without
closed down during the American Revolution and later reestablished as state courts with general trial jurisdiction over all matters with a court of appeals in each state as well as specialized local courts (small claims and family courts) created in larger cities. The Judiciary
uit Television (CCTV) is a part of such technologies used for scrutinising the premises of vital installations such as airports, railway stations, street corners, parking lots, shops and other sensitive premises. The use of CCTV is “one of the most common forms of video
However, I would consider these actions as unethical since it would appear ghoulish. Firstly, picking names of deceased persons to fake my identity as this would appear unoriginal putting me in a situation
The three major groups of terrorists that exist for different causes and motivations are discussed below:
Al-Qaeda is a terrorist outfit founded by Osama Bin Laden, a conservative Sunny Muslim leader, who has largely been influenced by the Sunny Islamist
got to the scene, Pomona officers, Hamilton and Tucker, hulled him to the ground and handcuffed him despite explaining to them that he was an LAPD officer off-duty. Pomona police officials then informed LAPD supervisors of Arreola of his conduct and arrest, which prompted
In Jones v Watkins, Slade LJ opined that the clear and unequivocal test was inapplicable to proprietary estoppel (Dobson, 2009, p. 142).
An essential element of proprietary estoppel is that the assurance or representation provided to the claimant
Title VII outlaws discrimination in the workplace based on sex, religion, nationality, and racial/ethnic affinity. In general, there are two recognized, legally forbidden forms of sexual harassment—(1) quid
The long arm statute allows courts to have jurisdiction over companies and people in other states, although this is limited. The personal jurisdiction limits determine where individuals are to be tried based on connections and residence, meaning a court in Colorado cannot make a resident of Mexico, for example, to come to court in Colorado.
The FOB falls into three types1; the strict or classic FOB, the FOB which has additional services and a simple FOB. The three types of FOB contracts differ in the manner in which rights are allocated the responsibilities of
The court thus considered the accused as an adult and handed a maximum sentence of 30 years in prison.
Pittman had depression before committing the crime. He was under medication. He used an anti-depressant, Paxil, as medication
The Americans refer to the game rules as the antitrust laws. There are two federal laws that govern the competition rules: the Sharman Act and the Clayton Act (Brandão & Castro, 2007). The Sherman Act prohibits business monopolies by putting limits to business activities such
The author provides a case involving a condition was the case of Poussard v. Spiers & Poland. In this case, the plaintiff an actress was hired by the defendant to perform in an opera for 3 months but was not able to commence perform because the plaintiff fell ill and the defendant decided to replace her with another actress.
The author states that in order to prevail, the plaintiff in the lawsuit, commonly referred to as the injured party, must show that the actions or lack of action was the legally recognizable cause of the harm. Legal injuries are not limited to physical injuries and may include emotional, economic, or reputational injuries.
Martin’s defense that the prior felony disclosure requirement is unconstitutional requires to undertake two considerations, namely: (1) Purpose and (2) Precedent. The provision of prior disclosure for association is a common requirement practiced in all states and countries of the world.
Thus, offer presents and implied intention to create legal relations as observed by Burnham (2011:117).
Upon acceptance the two parties are legally bound by the terms thereto and as such, the contract shall have been affected (Scott & Kraus, 2007:83).
Euthanasia defines painless termination of life with a good intent. It is normally applied when an animal is in pain or any other form of suffering that can only be relieved by death. The article, ‘Euthanasia’, as was published by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals approves euthanasia as a better approach to terminating miserable lives of animals.
Raustilia and Chris Sprigman discount the statistical provisions which have been advanced by proponents of Protect IP Act (PIPA) and Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) to the effect that online piracy has cost the US economy at least 200 dollars annually, and leads to the loss of
3. Believe it or not this writer truly persuaded me to see his point of view through the use of discussions based upon solid examples such as photographs and television shows that depict the situation he is presenting in his paper.
8. The author did well in
While the Depart of Justice (DOJ) administers relevant provisions relating to issues of discrimination and the Department of Labor (DOL) enforces the provisions of the laws relating to “nondiscrimination in employment” (p.4).
Copyright Law patented in the UK from a common law concept; the statute of Anne, and turned out to be legislative with the passing of the Copyright Act of 1988 (Litman, 2001). However, the current right is the Copyright, Designs, and patent Act of
The guard never intended to hurt the plaintiff given that he was he was dispensing his duty of care. Additionally, the Railroad Company should not be held accountable for the predicament of the plaintiff. The company was not negligent prior to the occurrence of the
to drive the society to become better by changing the lives of better from worse to better and ensuring justice and fairness is availed for all and enjoyed by all who deserve it in society.
In 2004, I met my now ex-husband in China while I was there on a job as a translator. We
risdiction to the next and sometimes includes the creditor’s ability to attach a lien on the property owned by the debtor so as to effect the seizure and possible forced sale of this property as well as having certain gifts or purchases that are made by the said debtor set
Another case is where the wall of a mosque in Portland Maine was spray-painted with the words, “Osama today, Islam tomorrow” following the killing of Osama (Huffington Post, 2014). Muslims have suffered prejudice and
Moreover, several tests developed by courts for assessing the food fraud liability have been scrutinized. Finally conclusions were arrived at. As such, restaurants should strictly adhere to the food safety regulations, so
The sentencing phase of a defendant in a criminal case commences after conviction by the judges or the defendant pleads guilty. Legal sentencing is influenced by the type of crime presented to the jury. In addition, the jury has the discretion to assess the criminal
The report will provide the information about the role of the European Council. What roles and implementations were made by European Council in order to overcome the depression by providing budgets, policies and suggestions to the member of European Council under the
The issue of terrorism and how to counter it has led to the development of various laws on human rights. There are various Acts of Parliament and regulations that have been developed to counter terrorism in a special way that
Therefore, due to the unexpected as well as the uncertainty of when, how or where these acts can happen, various states have embraced new technologies. The technologies work towards prying on all manners of activities that the citizens