American Law and Legal Systems examines the philosophy of law within a political, social, and economic framework with great clarity and insight. Readers are introduced to operative legal concepts, everyday law practices, substantive procedures, and the intricacies of the American legal system. Eliminating confusing legalese, the authors skillfully explain the basics, from how a lawsuit is filed to the final appeal. This new edition provides essential updates to forensic and scientific evidence, contract law, family law, and includes new text boxes and tables to help students understand, remember, and apply central concepts.... trade practices acts may be filed in conjunction with other types of suits, such as those for violations of tort law, breach of contract, or violations of the UCC. ... shield medical information available in the financial system.68 Another substantial credit card reform was enacted in 2009 in the ... The Credit Card Accountability, Responsibility, and Disclosure Act (Credit CARD Act) also mandated that gift cardsanbsp;...
|Title||:||American Law and Legal Systems|
|Author||:||James V Calvi, Susan Coleman|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2015-07-22|