Essays Tagged: "New Laws"

This is an exemplification essay about Laws which i disagree with including: The smoking Ban, The cell Phone Ban while driving, and the drinking age which should not be 21

rty of action". The truth of the matter is that America is not a completely free nation. Every year new laws get passed that are intrusions on our daily lives.One law, which I strongly disagree with, ... that are intrusions on our daily lives.One law, which I strongly disagree with, is the smoking ban. New York residence can no longer smoke in bars, restaurants, offices and covered outdoor patios. The ...

(2 pages) 123 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Napoloen Bonaparte's Civil Code

vernments had enacted more than 14,000 pieces of legislation. Five attempts were made to codify the new laws of France during the periods of the National Convention and the Directory. Through the effo ... iods of the National Convention and the Directory. Through the efforts of Napoleon the drafting the new Civil Code in an expert commission, in which Jean-Etienne-Marie Portalis took a leading role, to ...

(1 pages) 587 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History


The War of Terror As the war rages on in the deserts of Afghanistan, halfway across the world a new war has arisen, and it is not fought with artillery. Because Canada joined the war on terrorism, ... Why does our peaceful country encounter such issues? Many factors are present but a strong point is new laws against terrorism in our fair streets, laws that may put our rights at risk. Furthermore, o ...

(2 pages) 13 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Virtual Organization Employment Law

humanity; however, in the last half-century considerable motions against discrimination allowed for new laws and new ways of thinking to be established. This essay is significant because it illustrate ... rimination still exists in everyday life though laws and anti-discrimination movements have created new views. People are different- whether it is age, race, national origin, religion, gender, or colo ...

(3 pages) 193 0 3.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

The Evolution of Criminal Law: From the Common Law to Modern Statutes and the Model Penal Code

in English Law, King John signed the Magna Carta at Runnymeade in 1215. But what purpose did these new laws and new influences on existing laws serve? What is the Common Law of England that came to b ... of legislation. But the most difficult labor will be to understand the combination of the two into new products at every stage. The substance of the law at any given time pretty nearly corresponds, s ...

(18 pages) 152 0 3.3 Oct/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

My Career A Veterinarian

l Board Exam. Even if you become a veterinarian you have to keep taking lessons to keep up with the new laws and stuff.Salary of A Veterinarian: Your salary all depends on your experience and know ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Employee Privacy Rights in the Workplace

their supervisors violating their privacy. Supervisors are becoming more vicious on how they screen new candidates, as well as their current employees. Normally supervisors will conduct background che ... employees' attention. Supervisors have the upper hand in this situation. Everyday they find а new way to invade employees' privacy. It's time to make а stand and stop this from happening. ...

(6 pages) 156 0 0.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management


nvestors and maintain the integrity of the securities market by amending the current laws, creating new laws and seeing to it that those laws are enforced.During the 1920s, approximately 20 million Am ... Congress held hearings to identify the problems and look for solutions; the answer was found in the new SEC. The Commission was established in 1934 to enforce new securities laws that were passed with ...

(8 pages) 80 0 4.7 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting


ches and festivals were held.On the other side of this was the government cracking down and forming new laws to keep it illegal. In the 1980's the fight to legalize marijuana was decreased, but the gr ... " were still around. Although the people weren't so strong-willed to legalize it they still fought. New and harder drugs were now popular and marijuana wasn't as "popular." In the early 1990's the dru ...

(5 pages) 11 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The Reconstruction Period

history. Reconstruction witnessed major changes in America's political life. At the national level, new laws and constitutional amendments permanently altered the federal system and the nature of Amer ... d? How should the Confederate leaders be punished and how? What was to be done with the millions of newly freed blacks? How should the readmission process be handled? These and other pressing question ...

(11 pages) 67 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

French and indian war

lowing the colonists to move westward, starting to heavily enforce the Navigation Laws, and issuing new laws to pay the war debt. After the war, Great Britain emerged as the dominant power in North Am ... merous ways to profit better from the colonies.England did not allow the colonists to move onto the newly acquired land from the war. The colonists were "land-hungry" (p.115) because they were now fre ...

(4 pages) 43 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars


so hardly for and even though the laws were laid out the whites were very unwilling to accept these new laws. With in time the Minorities have fought to be accepted and heard throughout the country an ... ." This interaction might in the future change the way we use the phone, write letters, or read the newspaper. The impact on commerce has changed drastically. Consumer trade over the Internet i ...

(2 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Efficiency Of Transportation

ehicle that is in production is the electric car. Because of the high gas prices and the signing of new emission laws, I would personally buy an electric car because of the advantages stated.The infla ... oducing stricter emission laws to help prevent depletion of the ozone layer. In accordance to these new laws, people desire an automobile that is more efficient to operate in terms of normal operation ...

(2 pages) 22 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Women In Business

in the realm of business that used to be male dominated.A woman being involved in business is not a new idea. In the eighteenth century, English laws that were carried over into North America made rul ... ( Women gained greater rights after the second half of the nineteenth century. New laws strengthened women?s control over their estates, enabled women to obtain credit, make contr ...

(4 pages) 63 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Todays And Yesterdays Laws On Drinking

a large change in our society, under age drinking is still a major problem in this country and many new laws are still being made today to try and solve this dilemma of under age drinking.After Prohib ... l.? With the drinking age lowered many problems arose. Teenagers became too irresponsible with this new freedom; producing an all time high in crimes of vandalism, drunken driving and fatal accidents. ...

(4 pages) 28 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol


and secession had been refuted, but the challenging task facing our nation was what to do with the newly freed slaves. The Reconstruction efforts were to ensure equal rights to the freedmen, which I ... ners began to rally together in secret groups. In document 2, General George Thomas reported to the New York Times, in 1868, that "…a mysterious organization known as the Ku Klux Klan…" ...

(3 pages) 31 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Gun Control and the Right to Own a Handgun

a handgun.The right to own a handgun is a constitutional right. it should not be infringed upon by new laws restricting people's right to own a handgun . stricter gun control laws will not make Ameri ...

(1 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

New smoking and gaming laws in Australia - how to overcome the affect with market research

the beginning of the ’07-’08 financial year, all clubs and pubs had to accept the NSW Governments new initiatives on smoking. Smoking within these establishments had previously been confined to 25% ... to be totally banned and heavy fines imposed for incompliance of both patrons and licensees. These new laws are expected to have a negative impact with regards to club’s and pub’s revenue, particul ...

(10 pages) 12 0 0.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Political, Psychological, Economic and social aftermath of the Black Death

capital, more powerful technology and created a higher standard of living. In short term, however, new laws emerged which restrained trade and also allowed medieval authorities to write down sumptuar ... eath. The plague's mortalities reminded survivors of their own fragile grasp of life consequently a new thinking emerged shortly after the Black Death broke over Europe. People were shocked and fright ...

(10 pages) 53 0 3.0 May/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Terrorism legislation in Australia

ister, John Howard, announced through a joint press release the introduction of various reforms and new legislation concerning Australian's defense against possible terrorist attacks. (For press relea ... nst possible terrorist attacks. (For press release transcript see Appendix 1)However, many of these new reforms and legislation have prompted controversy to whether they infringe human and civil right ...

(17 pages) 41 0 2.5 Aug/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues