Research Index




Capital Accounts, Stock, Additional Paid in Capital
Capital Asset, for Capital Gains Tax Purposes
Capital Gain, Short Term
Capitalization, Factor in Choosing a Business Entity
Carryover Cost Basis
Cash Flow Assumption, First in, First Out (FIFO)
Cash Flow Assumption, Last in, First Out (LIFO)
Catastrophic Health Plan
Causation, Vicarious Liability for Negligent Hiring
Cease and Desist Letter, Copyright Enforcement
Certification if Produced Documents, Discovery
Changed Circumstances, as a Contract Defense
Character Evidence, Admissibility of Evidence on Witness Propensity for Truthfulness
Character Evidence, Methods of Proving Character, Opinion of the Person
Character Evidence, Methods of Proving Character, Overview
Character Evidence, Methods of Proving Character, Reputation
Character Evidence, Methods of Proving Character, Specific Instances of a Person’s Conduct
Character Evidence, Pertinent Character Trait of Crime Victim
Charitable Deduction, Income Tax, Limitations on
Charitable Organization, Tax Exempt
Charitable Trust, Purposes of
Child Abduction, International, Effect of The Hague Convention
Child Care, Parents' Duty to Provide
Child Custody, Parent Circumstances, Overview
Child Custody, Parent Circumstances, Sexual Conduct
Child Custody, Primary Caretaker Presumption
Child Custody, Role of Daycare Arrangements
Child Custody, Role of Domestic Violence
Child Labor Laws, Internships and Vocational Training
Child Pornography, Regulation of, Under First Amendment
Child Support Enforcement, Imprisonment
Child Support Recovery Act
Child Support, After Age of Majority
Child Support, In-Kind Contributions
Child Support, Jurisdiction
Child Support, Modification Due to Change of Circumstances
Child Support, Termination Grounds
Child Visitation Rights, Factors Considered by Courts, Child Support
Child Visitation Rights, Factors Considered by Courts, Child’s Wishes
Child Visitation Rights, Factors Considered by Courts, Emotional Harm
Child Visitation Rights, Factors Considered by Courts, Incarceration
Child Visitation Rights, Factors Considered by Courts, Overview
Child Visitation Rights, Factors Considered by Courts, Physical Violence or Abuse
Child Visitation Rights, Factors Considered by Courts, Religion
Child Visitation Rights, Factors Considered by Courts, Substance Abuse
Child Visitation Rights, Grandparent and Third-Party Visitation
Child Visitation Rights, Restrictions and Constraints
Child and Dependent Tax Care Credit
Chip-Embedded Credit Cards, Requirement of Acceptance
Choice of Law Provision, Online Agreement
Chronic Care Management Services, Coverage by Medicare
Civil Discovery, Frequency and Duration
Civil Lawsuit, Minor or Incompetent Plaintiffs
Civil Rights History, Post-Civil War Constitutional Amendments
Civil Rights, Enforcement Acts of 1870 and 1871
Civil Rights, Judicial Scrutiny Intermediate Level Scrutiny
Civil Rights, Overview
Civil Trial, Pre-Trial Dismissal of Case
Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, Mass Torts, Federal Jurisdiction
Classes of Stock
Clean Air Act, Technology-Based Standards
Clean Power Plan, Regulation of Coal Power Plant Emissions
Clear and Present Danger Standard, First Amendment
Clergy-Penitent Privilege, in Civil Discovery
Click-wrap Agreements, Enforceability of
Client Property, Attorney's Duty to Safeguard
Collections, Contract Provision
Commingling Client Funds, Prohibition of
Communication, with Judge, Limitations on
Communication, with Opposing Party
Community Property Division, Mixture of Property
Community Property Interests
Compilation, Collective Work, Copyright Protection
Complex Trust
Compliance, Effective Compliance and Ethics Program
Compliance, Effective, Compliance Infrastructure
Compliance, Effective, Incentives and Disciplinary Measures
Compliance, Effective, Monitoring, Auditing, Reporting
Compliance, Effective, Response and Prevention
Compliance, Effective, Standards and Procedures
Compliance, Effective, Training, Communication
Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act
Computer Software Copyright, Sale or License
Computer Software, Copyright Protection of
Confidentiality, Attorney's Duty of
Conflict of Interest Contract Provision, Sample
Conflict of Interest, Attorney, Business Relationship
Conflict of Interest, Attorney, Corporate Clients
Conflict of Interest, Attorney, Family Relationships
Conflict of Interest, Attorney, Former Client
Conflict of Interest, Contract Provision
Confrontation, Right to (Criminal Trial)
Consequential Damages, for Breach of Contract
Conspiracy, Criminal, Intent Requirement
Constitution, United States, Organization of Government
Constitutional Prohibition of Ex Post Facto Laws
Constitutional Prohibition of Punishing a Status
Constitutional Prohibition of Retroactive Laws
Constitutional Requirement That Criminal Statute Must be Clear
Constructive Trust
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Enforcement of Equal Credit Opportunity Act
Contingency Fee, Legal Representation
Contract Attachment, Scheduled and Exhibits Clause, Sample
Contract Clause, Alternative Dispute Resolution
Contract Drafting, Rule of Construction Against Drafter
Contract Exhibits, Enforceability of
Contract Law, Overview
Contract Negotiation, Assessing Bargaining Strength
Contract Negotiation, Initial Written Proposals
Contract Negotiation, Steps
Contract Negotiations, Collaborative and Competitive
Contract Negotiations, Due Diligence after Negotiations
Contract Negotiations, Notetaking and Recording
Contract Schedules, Enforceability of
Contract, Adhesion, Unconscionable Contracts
Contract, Entered into by Minors
Contract, Interpretation of
Contract, Option
Contract, Real Estate Sale
Contracts, Objective Theory of
Contribution-Based Retirement Plans, Transferability
Control, as Evidence of Security Agreement
Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing Act of 2003
Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees, 1951
Coordination of Health Insurance Benefits, Overview
Copyright Act of 1976, Application to Computer Programs
Copyright Infringement, Application to Jokes
Copyright Infringement, Claim by Licensee
Copyright Infringement, Criminal Penalties
Copyright Infringement, Liability of Internet Service Providers
Copyright Infringement, Proof of Ownership Requirement
Copyright Infringement, Proof of Valid Copyright Requirement
Copyright Infringement, Similarity Requirement
Copyright Infringement, Statute of Limitations
Copyright Infringement, Unauthorized Copying
Copyright Infringement, Violation of Rights
Copyright Infringement, Writ of Seizure
Corporate Bylaws, Model Business Corporation Act, Bylaw Requirements
Corporate Bylaws, Model Business Corporation Act, Committees
Corporate Bylaws, Model Business Corporation Act, Director Qualifications
Corporate Bylaws, Model Business Corporation Act, Director Removals and Vacancies
Corporate Bylaws, Model Business Corporation Act, Meeting Requirements
Corporate Bylaws, Model Business Corporation Act, Notice Requirements,
Corporate Bylaws, Model Business Corporation Act, Officers
Corporate Bylaws, Model Business Corporation Act, Overview
Corporate Bylaws, Model Business Corporation Act, Quorum Requirements
Corporate Bylaws, Model Business Corporation Act, Voting Rights and Procedures
Corporate Executives, Prosecution of
Corporate Governance, Control Model
Corporate Opportunity, Usurpation of, Nonprofit Organization
Corporation, Criminal Prosecution of
Cost Basis, Date of Death Value
Costs of Formation, Factor in Choosing a Business Entity
Counterparts, Contract Provision
Counterparts, Contract Provision, Sample
Counterterrorism Policy, Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe
Counterterrorism Policy, Organization of American States
Counterterrorism Strategy, United Nations, General Assembly
Counterterrorism, International Cooperation, Criminal Investigation
Counterterrorism, Role of International Intelligence
Covered Drugs, Medicare Part D
Credit Information Furnishers, RIghts and Duties
Credit Reporting Agency, Duty to Distribute Consumer Report
Credit Reporting Agency, Duty to Ensure Accuracy
Credit Union, as Tax Exempt Organization
Creditable Prescription Drug Coverage, Medicare Part D
Criminal Law, Federal Government’s Role in
Criminal Law, Overview
Criminal Liability, Parents, for Children’s Actions
Crowdfunding, Exemption from Securities Registration
Cryptocurrencies, IRS Policy Statement on
Curtilage, Status under Fourth Amendment
Custody Agreement, Enforcement, Civil Contempt Hearing
Custody, Police, for Miranda Purposes
Cybercrime, First Amendment Limitations on
Cybercrime, Fourth Amendment Application to