An "assignment of all rights" absolves the assignor of all liability under the contract
that created the rights.
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On a contract breach, the nonbreaching party's only option is to refuse to perform.
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A delegation relieves the party making it of the obligation to perform.
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A contract can prevent the assignment of the right to receive funds.
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Kit loses her suit against Lou in a Minnesota state trial court. Kit appeals to the state court of appeals and loses again. Kit would appeal next to
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a U.S. district court.
the Minnesota Supreme Court.
the United States Supreme Court.
the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.
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Molly files a suit against Naomi. They meet, and each party's attorney argues the party's case before a judge and jury. The jury presents an advisory verdict, after which the judge meets with the parties to encourage them to settle their dispute. This is
early neutral case evaluation.
a summary jury trial.
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National Consumer Goods Corporation
and Paula Purchaser agree to resolve their dispute in arbitration. The arbitrator's decision is called
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a conclusion of law.
a finding of fact.
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Ula wants to initiate a suit against Valley Farms by filing a complaint. The complaint should include
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an explanation to refute any defense the defendant might assert.
a motion for summary judgment.
a motion to dismiss.
a statement of the facts necessary to show Ula is entitled to relief.
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Fact Pattern 3-1
Java Cafes, Inc., and Kaffe Import
Corporation dispute a term in their contract.
Refer to Fact Pattern 3-1. If Java and Kaffe have a long-standing business
relationship that they would like to continue, a preferred method of settling their dispute may be mediation because
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the case will be heard by a mini-jury.
the dispute will eventually go to trial.
the process is not adversarial.
the resolution of the dispute will be decided an expert.
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George has a badly infected right foot. Herb, George's physician, prescribes amputation. George agrees. During the operation, Herb amputates the left foot. In George's suit against Herb, George's best theory for recovery is
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assumption of risk.
negligence per se.
res ipsa loquitur.
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Jean is playing a computer game on a bad disk that melts in her drive, starting a fire that injures her hands. Jean files a suit against K-Tech, Inc., the game's manufacturer. K-Tech is held liable under the doctrine of strict liability. A significant application of this doctrine is in the area of
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Caleb is driving a car in which Dotty is a passenger when an accident occurs. Caleb and Dotty are emotionally rattled, but neither is physically hurt. Caleb is not liable to Dotty on a negligence theory because
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both parties were emotionally rattled.
Caleb did not apparently intend to cause an accident.
Dotty must have been comparatively negligent.
Dotty was not injured.
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Jaqy distributes a handbill among her neighbors accusing one of them¾Ked¾of being a convicted sex offender. The statement is defamatory only if
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a neighbor repeats it.
Ked suffers emotional distress.
the statement is true.
the statement is false.
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Ralph, a van driver for Speedy Delivery Company, causes a multi-vehicle accident on a city street. Ralph and Speedy are liable to
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all those who were injured.
only those who were uninsured.
only those whose injuries could have been reasonably foreseen.
only those whose vehicles were closest to Ralph's van.