In my first semester of law school, I was asked to research and write about federal wiretapping law. I’ve decided to publish my mock memo here in the hopes that it may help someone researching about federal wiretapping law. I can’t guarantee that my work is 100% correct as I only got a 3.3 on the mock memo haha. Oh well. Unemployment for me. Just kidding… sort of. Well then, without further adieu, here is the memo:
TRAGEDY OF THE COMMONS: Ocean. Open field.
3 Solutions: Regulation, Private rights, Gang rights.
ANTI-COMMONS: All must agree. Regulated store front. Shared land. Government.
A contract is a legal promise
Course of performance
7 INTENTIONAL TORTS: (1) Battery, (2) Assault, (3) False Imprisonment, (4) IIED, (5) Trespass to land, (6) Conversion, (7) Trespass to chattels
One of the partners of the firm that I intern at asked me to do some research on wage garnishments on student loans. This was a big opportunity for me. Anytime that I can help out a partner is a chance to prove myself and worth.
A client who manages a restaurant in Washington State was wondering how tip jars were handled by the law. My boss asked me to do some research to answer the client’s questions. This post is to share with the world what I found out. I will just quote from my e-mail correspondence: