Thursday

Thursday, March 23

Agenda:

  1. Negligence notes
    1. Slideshow LINKED HERE
  2. Negligence case arguments
    1. We argued a case involving social host liability (a party that involves alcohol and a fight)
HW: 
  • Finish the compensation article if needed (turn in to Google Classroom)
  • Any missing work

Tuesday

Tuesday, March 21

Agenda:

  1. Warm up--"Damage Awards"
    1. First warm up of our second set (other five have been graded)
    2. LINKED HERE
  2. Compensation article and analysis
    1. This assignment is posted in Google Classroom https://classroom.google.com
    2. Join the class if you were absent: code is 53yglm
    3. Complete the assignment and turn it in through classroom
HW: Compensation article is due Thursday

Thursday

Thursday, March 16

Agenda:

  1. Slide show/videos/discussion/notes on Intellectual Property
    1. LINKED HERE
  2. "Blurred Lines" article and questions
    1. LINKED HERE
    2. Due Tuesday (next class)
HW: finish "Blurred Lines" questions if necessary

Tuesday

Tuesday, March 14

Agenda:

  1. Discuss problem 18.1
  2. Tort law and intentional tort notes 
    1. Power point LINKED HERE
  3. Complete problem 18.2 ("The Lung Cancer Death" on page 217)
HW: none, but all work from the first six weeks is due by Friday

Monday

Monday, March 13

Agenda:

  1. Paper return/grades update
  2. Ridiculous/frivolous lawsuit examples
    1. remember you can bring in examples for extra credit if you want to try and find some
  3. Problem 18.1 (page 214)
    1. Identify the plaintiff and defendant
    2. Decide the case
    3. We will discuss tomorrow
HW: missing work due this week

Thursday

Thursday, March 9

Agenda:

  1. Intro to law test
  2. Missing work
  3. Problem 18.1 (on page 214)
HW: missing work

Tuesday, March 7

Agenda:

  1. Test review materials
    1. fill in the blank review (see me if you need this)
    2. criminal v. civil review LINKED HERE
    3. test review sheet LINKED HERE
      1. you can use anything written on the review sheet linked above on Thursday's test (cut the paper in half if you are printing)
HW: prepare for test/missing work

Thursday, March 2

Agenda:

  1. Grade reconciliation/paper return
    1. Make sure you are keeping track of work that needs to be turned in...many of you have a number of missing assignments
  2. Legislative intent/the unclear law
    1. Description of the unclear law LINKED HERE in a power point
    2. Handout on the unclear law LINKED HERE (respond to each scenario)
HW: missing work!

Wednesday

Tuesday, February 28

Agenda:

  1. Discuss/turn in Chapter 6 Assignment (information on lawyers)
  2. Animal Rights Activity
    1. As a group consider the items provided (lettered a-g)
    2. Write down costs/benefits of the practice and your group's decision
    3. LINKED HERE find the last page "Should it Continue"
  3. Finish the Draw Your Own Courtroom assignment (due next class)
HW: draw your own courtroom and any other missing work--all five warm ups due Thursday