Lstd 210 Week 8 Final Exam Answers

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LSTD 210 Week 8 Final Exam Answers

LSTD 210 Final Exam Part 1 of 1 – 93.0/ 100.0 Points Question 1 of 25 2.5/ 2.5 Points
When Paralegal Jenny goes to the local courthouse, she can retrieve a list of upcoming home foreclosures. What can Jenny do with this information?

A.Her employing law firm can send a direct mail advertising to the people on the list, providing information about the law firm and its services. B.Jenny has to wait 30 days after the posting but can contact the people on the list after that time. C.Her employing law firm can call the people on the list and offer to represent them. D.Jenny can go door-to-door and talk to the
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Question 6 of 25 2.5/ 2.5 Points
Rhonda Lawyer has agreed to take on the criminal defense case of the famous rap star: Bent Nikel. Bent has been arrested for the murder of his 3rd wife. As part of the fee agreement, Rhonda, a budding writer, wants to secure the literary rights to the entire story. Bent has no objections to this agreement. As Rhonda’s trusty paralegal, you should

A.advise Rhonda that you would like to help her with her book. B.advise Rhonda that she should make Bent pay her for writing his life story. C.advise Rhonda privately that this agreement is probably a violation of her ethical duties. D.advise Rhonda that Bent can give her the literary rights

Question 7 of 25 2.5/ 2.5 Points
Laura Lawyer ‘s client Curtis brought a check for $2000 to Laura as an advance payment retainer. Laura instructs you to include the payment in Curtis’s fee agreement and put this money in the firm’s General Operating Account. You

A.should put this money in the trust account so that it can be drawn against as the firm incurs costs and fees on behalf of Curtis. B.should put this money in the trust account because it belongs to the client until it is earned. C.can do this because an advance payment retainer is considered earned when Laura receives it. No part of the money belongs to the client so it does not have to be put in the Trust Account. D.should deposit this check but make no note of it in the fee
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