Applying the Law to a Set of
Read the Hypothetical Case Problem #1 at the end of Chapter 1 and respond
to these questions:
1. If Javier sued Energy-Auto Inc., identify who would
be the plaintiff and the defendant.
2. In which state or states can the suit be brought?
3. Assume that Javier incurred $100,000 in damages.
a) Analyze whether the suit can be brought in federal
b) Explain the advantages and disadvantages of federal
versus state court for this type of suit.
Do you agree with their conclusions? Did the facts you considered
important in determining jurisdiction differ from your classmates?
Explain why or why not.
Case 1. Javier is traveling from his home in New York to Dallas,
Texas. While driving through Oklahoma, his brakes fail and he is injured in the
ensuing crash. Javier wants to sue the maker of his car, Energy-Auto Inc.
Energy’s headquarters is in New York. It does not have any dealerships in
Oklahoma or do any advertising in Oklahoma. ————————————————————————————————————————————-
Tort or Crime
about the Bailey v. Eminem defamation case
where the court held Eminems lyrics were protected by the First
Amendment. to the Pahler v. Slayer case. Respond to the following
1. Did the Pahler court use the same reasoning as used
in Bailey v. Eminem?
2. Should the courts decision in Pahler be different
because a young girl was murdered?
3. Recall the difference between a crime and a tort.
Based on these two cases, analyze and discuss whether artists should be
held liable for the actions of their fans.
Delivering a high-quality product at a reasonable price is not enough anymore.
That’s why we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees that will make your experience with our service enjoyable, easy, and safe.
You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.Read more
Each paper is composed from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.Read more
Thanks to our free revisions, there is no way for you to be unsatisfied. We will work on your paper until you are completely happy with the result.Read more
Your email is safe, as we store it according to international data protection rules. Your bank details are secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.Read more
By sending us your money, you buy the service we provide. Check out our terms and conditions if you prefer business talks to be laid out in official language.Read more