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Ultimately, the responsibility of calendaring deadlines correctly rests with: | Legal Advisor Questions

A. The paralegal/legal secretary assigned to research the rules and calculate the deadlines B. The paralegal/legal secretary who enters the dates on the appropriate calendar(s) C. The attorney Ans: c

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Service of Process in foreign countries can be effectuated and are enforceable: | Legal Advisor Questions

A. Not Ever B. Under the Geneva Convention C. Under the Hague Convention Ans: c

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A paper can be properly served under FRCP 5 by: | Legal Advisor Questions

A. Sending it via email if the person consented in writing B. Mailing it to the person’s last known address C. Leaving it with the court clerk if the person has no known address D. All of the above Ans:D

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Which of the following kinds of society are most likely to have formalized laws and special government institutions (e.g. police, courts, and jails) to enforce them? | Legal Advisor Questions

a) pastoralist b) horticultural c) advanced agricultural and industrial Ans: C

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Which of the following statements is true? | Legal Advisor Questions

a) Unlike permanently settled farmers, pastoralists usually can move to a new area to avoid a continuing dispute with their neighbors. b) One method horticulturalists commonly use to deal with crime within their own community is to shift the blame … Continue reading

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Which of the following kind of legal concern is commonly found among pastoralist and rich settled fishing societies but usually not among pedestrian foraging ones? | Legal Advisor Questions

a) property theft b) violence among men resulting from competition for the same mate c) both of the above d) neither of the above Ans: A

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What is the legal concept at work in the following case? | Legal Advisor Questions A man is murdered by his neighbor as a consequence of a dispute over the ownership of a small field. The neighbor’s family is ordered by a judge to pay the dead man’s wife 12 goats in order to pay for the crime and to end the murder’s guilt.

a) weregeld b) primogeniture c) neither of the above Ans: A

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Which of the following cultures traditionally used “song duels” to settle quarrels between individuals within their community? | Legal Advisor Questions

a) Masai b) Ju/’hoansi c) Inuit Ans: C

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How were disputes and crimes within the community usually settled traditionally by the Ju/’hoansi and other small-scale societies? | Legal Advisor Questions

a) They openly gossiped about the deviant individuals and socially ostracized them. b) They had trials in formally organized courts with judges and advocates speaking for defendants. c) They avoided public discussion about a dispute or crime in order for … Continue reading

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What kinds of legal concerns are common in societies that have pedestrian foraging or simple horticultural subsistence bases? | Legal Advisor Questions

a) failure to share food b) theft of property c) fights resulting from competition for the same mate d) a and c e) all of the above Ans: D

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