According to law professor Thomas Joo, the best group of persons for addressing the environmental concerns facing the world today is:
Directors and Officers
Which of the following would be permissible “public uses” for to government obtaining land through Eminent Domain.
A public highway or road.
A sports stadium and/or arena
The rezoning of land for residential use.
Both A and B
All of the above
In FTC v. Silueta Distributors, Inc. and Stanley Klavir, Judge Armstrong ruled
That good faith reliance on another person’s representation is a valid defense to liability under the FTC Act.
The good faith reliance on another person’s representations is not a valid defense to liability under the FTC Act.
The good faith reliance on another person’s representations is not an issues in determining liability under the FTC Act.
None of the above.
In the case of IMS Health, Inc., et al v. Kelly Ayotte, Attorney General of New Hampshire, Judge Selya argues that
Pharmaceutical detailing is sometimes used in ways that benefit public health.
Pharmaceutical detailing does not distinguish between beneficial detailing and harmful detailing.
Neither A nor B.
Both A and B.
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.
I and III
________________ is the advertising industries established self-regulation organization.
The National Advertising Board of Governors.
The National Advertising Division of the Council of the Better Business Bureau.
The National Advertising Division of the Council on Advertising.
The National Advertising Division of the Council on Truth in Advertising.
To succeed under the The Lanham Act, a plaintiff must prove which of the following
That the defendant made a factual misrepresentation about a product or service.
That the defendant “puffed” up various representations about a product or service.
That the defendant made a factual representation about a product or service.
All of the above.
Of product promotion techniques, which is the most influential according to author Naomi Klein?
Word-of –mouth promotion
The main purpose of the American Tort Reform Association is to.
Make tort litigation fairer for companies.
Make tort litigation less confusing
Restore balance to the civil justice system.
Both A and C
Both B and C
Punitive damages are:
Damages that are intended to compensate the injured parties for their injures.
Damages that are intended to reimburse the injured party for medical expenses.
Damages that are intended to reimburse the injured party for time lost from work.
Damages that are intended to punish the defendant.
Increasing the license fee for owning a gun is an example of what type of alternative?
Performance based alternative
Safety focused alternative
The term caveat emptor means:
“seller take care”
“empty the cave of deceit”
“truth shall prevail”
The most notable exception to caveat emptor was for
According to the plaintiff’s attorney, the primary tactic defense attorneys use to minimize liability is:
|I.||Hire the best defense firms to make the plaintiffs look like liars|
|II.||Pursue illegal means to get plaintiffs to drop their cases|
|III.||Use the system to make the case too expensive for plaintiffs to pursue their cases|
|IV.||Push plaintiffs into class action suits to force the case to be heard only one time.|
As part of establishing a claim for copyright infringement, a plaintiff must prove which of the following?
That the work is used in commerce
That the owner is the true inventor of the copyright.
Ownership over the work
All of the above
Which if the following can be patentable
All of the above
Sony BMG Music Entertainment v. Tenenbaum is important to the determination of:
Fair use in copyright Law
Whether or not a Trade secret was stolen
How trade dress is important to a company’s valuation
In order to obtain a patent under U.S. Patent Law, an inventor must have an invention that is
|IV.||Not a modification of any prior patents|
I and II
I, II and III
I, II, III and IV
Which of the following are characteristics needed to obtain a patent
A new invention
A novel invention
A useful invention
All of the above
None of the above
Debora Halbert asserts in her essay that:
women have benefited greatly from intellectual property laws.
women’s creativity has existed outside the boundaries of intellectual property law
in the nineteenth century, writing poetry and novels enabled women to not only express themselves intellectually but to reap financial rewards as well.
when women knitted or quilted, they were reluctant to share their patterns with other women.
Once the copyright on a work has expired,
The owner can renew it for a new term
The work is in the public domain
The work becomes the property of the government
The work is considered no longer creative