Part I: Applying negligence legal principles (duty, breach, proximate cause and

damages), how would you decide the case and why? Make sure to explain each of the elements of the negligence cause of action based on these facts.

Does the defendant have any defenses? If so, what are they? EXPLAIN your answer.

What damages could Swift recover if she won the case? EXPLAIN your answer.

Part II: Applying strict products liability legal principles, how would you decide the case and why?

(Drafting hint: first ask yourself, based on the law, do the strict products liability rules apply to all products?)

Does the defendant have any defenses? What damages could Swift recover if she won the case? EXPLAIN your answers.

3. Using the course readings and materials, explain how legitimate accounting methods facilitate fraud. Give examples

4. Explain what Arthur Leavitt meant by the erosion of the quality of financial reporting. Give examples.