Concerns over national security and the environment led congress to pass which items?Answer
A Tradeable permit planAnswer
When environmentalists recognized that politicians were not going to pass stricter legislation and regulations they changed their tactics to force change. According to the Layzer article in the chapter these new tactics included:
I. Eco-terrorism bombing pipelines and factories.
II. Collaboration with businesses create partnerships to improve environmental impacts.
III. Public relations campaigns go public with their accusations and encourage consumers to demand change.
IV. Work internally through shareholders to try to change corporate disclosuresAnswer
Eminent domain permits the taking of private property by the government under the following circumstances.Answer
Shareholders have the ability to promote green initiatives in companies they invest it by?Answer
Which of the following are permissible uses of power of eminent domain.Answer
Identify the true statement(s) regarding freedom of speech:
I. It was not until the 1840s that legal doctrines protecting speech when offensive began to be recognized by the courts.
II. In the First National Bank v. Bellotti case the Supreme Court struck down a state law prohibiting a corporation to advertise to influence voters on issues that did not materially affect its business.
III. In the Virginia Board case the U.S. Supreme Court failed to link the right to receive information and ideas with the traditional values that underlie free speech.
IV. The Prescription Information Law expressly allows the transmission or use of both patient-identifiable data and prescriber-identifiable data for certain commercial purposes.Answer
________________ is the advertising industries established self-regulation organization.Answer
Of product promotion techniques which is the most influential according to author Naomi Klein?Answer
In FTC v. Silueta Distributors Inc. and Stanley Klavir Judge Armstrong ruledAnswer
In the case of IMS Health Inc. et. al. v. Kelly Ayotte Attorney General of New Hampshire detailing a drug is:Answer
Obesity in children has continued to rise since 1976 and approximately _____ of all teens and youth are overweight.Answer
According to the plaintiffs attorney the primary tactic defense attorneys use to minimize liability is:
Hire the best defense firms to make the plaintiffs look like liars
Pursue illegal means to get plaintiffs to drop their cases
Use the system to make the case too expensive for plaintiffs to pursue their cases
Push plaintiffs into class action suits to force the case to be heard only one time.
Which of the following agencies focuses on protecting consumer safety issues.Answer
The courts ruling in Levin v. Wyeth explains how:Answer
The UCC controls contracts that:Answer
The most notable exception to caveat emptor was forAnswer
The main purpose of the American Tort Reform Association is to.Answer
Universal City Studios Inc. v. Eric Corley examines which piece of intellectual property legislation.Answer
The fundamental legislation aimed at protectig copyrights isAnswer
The inducement rule is vital to understanding if infringement has occurred in what type of intellectual property?Answer
Misappropriation of trade secrets has been a federal crime sinceAnswer
In order to obtain a patent under U.S. Patent Law an inventor must have an invention that is
Not a modification of any prior patents
Once the copyright on a work has expiredAnswer