Briefing Paper 1: Critical Legal Thinking
Read Glen v. Club Mediterranee, S. A. – Cheeseman text page 544
Respond to the three Case Questions found in Cheeseman Text page 544
Brief the facts of the case and assume your boss is seeking your opinions as noted in the Critical Legal Thinking, Ethics, and Contemporary Business questions. Argue both sides of all issues.
Briefing Paper 2: Law Case with Answers
Read Republic of Argentina v. Weltover, Inc. - Cheeseman text page 549
Read Doctrine of Sovereign Immunity and Exceptions to the FSIA – Cheeseman text page 545
Brief the facts of the case and assume your boss is seeking your opinions on whether the Foreign sovereign Immunities Act (FSIA)
Provide convincing arguments for both sides of your recommendations.
Briefing Paper 3: Critical Legal Thinking Cases
Read Sections 16.1 Piercing the Corporate Veil (p. 349); 17.8 Definition of Security (p. 372); North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) (p. 538-539); and World Trade Organization (WTO) (p. 542)
Check the decisions of the highest appellate courts, if a case is cited, for each fact pattern. For NAFTA and WTO reading, no cases are required.
Brief the facts of the case and assume your boss is seeking your opinions on whether each of the four subjects affect business in the United States and if so, provide the worst and best case scenarios.
Briefing Paper 4: Ethics Case
Read Section 26.5 Ethics – Cheeseman text page 550-551
Brief the facts of the case and assume your boss is seeking your opinions on the 3 questions found at the end of Section 26.5. Argue both sides of all issues.