Jeopardy -international law

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Jeopardy -international law

  1. 1. Donna M. Kesot, CPCU ©April 3, 2012 edition
  2. 2. Legal International Business US LawsSystems Law Factors 100 100 100 100 200 200 200 200 300 300 300 300 400 400 400 400
  3. 3.  Most countries fall into one of these two legal systems
  4. 4.  What is civil-law system and common- law system? Home
  5. 5.  Civil-law systems developed within these three subsystems
  6. 6.  What are Roman (and French) Law German Law, and Scandinavian (Nordic) Law? Home
  7. 7.  Although Asian countries use forms of of common-law and civil law systems, East Asian Law relies upon this cultural custom
  8. 8.  What is a tradition of informal compromise? Home
  9. 9.  The Shari’ah consists of these two primary sources of Islamic law from all legal principals derive
  10. 10. What are Qur’an and the Sunnah? The Quar’an bestows authority to make law and render interpretations The Sunnah mandates conduct Home
  11. 11.  A treaty is an example of this type of law
  12. 12.  What is Public International Law? Home
  13. 13.  In any international dispute, these factors must be considered
  14. 14.  What is public and private international law?Rank order is to first use Public InternationalLaw (treaties). If there is no treatygoverning the situation, then PrivateInternational Law is used based onlaws in the countries involved Home
  15. 15.  These two factors are considered when applying Private International Law to disputes
  16. 16.  What is:1. Whether a court in one country will recognize the decision of another country’s court?2. Whether a court has the right to hear the legal dispute? Home
  17. 17.  These prominent international organizations and agreements affect practically all international business (name 5)
  18. 18. What are the: United Nations (UN) World Trade Organization (WTO) North American Free Trade Agreement (NATO) European Union (EU) Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperative (APEC)? Home
  19. 19.  Currency based on a fixed rate of return
  20. 20.  What is pegged currency? Home
  21. 21.  Valuations are linked to this in international markets
  22. 22.  What is global exchange rates? Home
  23. 23.  The taking of property from a company is called this
  24. 24.  What is expropriation Home
  25. 25.  This accounting method can be used in the U.S. or international markets
  26. 26.  What is GAAP? Home
  27. 27.  This U.S. law increased surveillance and investigative powers of U.S. law
  28. 28.  What is the Patriot Act? Home
  29. 29.  Government by elected representative
  30. 30.  What is democratic rule? Home
  31. 31.  This entity established standards of financial accounting and reporting in the U.S.
  32. 32.  What is the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB)? Current handbook Home
  33. 33.  Prohibits bribes
  34. 34.  What is the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act? Home

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