Create an 3-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint®
presentation in which you address the IRAC analysis and
how the legal concepts in the selected case can be applied within a
business managerial setting. Include an explanation of how to manage the
risk involved with compliance issues.
Sixty of the 100 senators present voted to cut off the debate on an
environmental issue. A petition with sixteen votes had been circulated
in the Senate. Senator Brown then spoke for only an hour on this issue
the first day after the petition was signed.
Issue: Has cloture been demonstrated?
The Senate cuts off debate if three-fifths of the senators present vote
to do so two days after sixteen senators sign a petition for it; each
member may then speak for only one hour.
The sixty represent three-fifths of the hundred senators. Senator Brown
spoke on the first day after the petition was signed, making it the
second day after sixteen senators signed it. Senator Brown spoke for
only one hour.