Please respond to the following:
1. Watch the short video on basic corporate structure and business entities. The video helps explain some of the legal nuances of a corporation and compares the corporation to other types of business entities discussed in the text.
o Understanding Corporate Structure (1:07)
o Exploring business entity types | Small business | lynda.com (10:10)
1 (a). A friend has asked you to help her decide how to protect her soon-to-be-opened bakery from liability, while still maintaining a business structure that fits her needs. Compare and contrast two (2) different possible business entities that would be suitable for her and explain why. Be sure to support your response with legal reasoning.
2. Review the article / video below, which sets the stage for your discussion response.Did Target ignore data breach warnings? (2:55)
2 (a). Based on the video, did the company presented in the video allow a breach of security based on the laws and ideas discussed in the text? Why or why not? What was done to help remedy the situation, and was it enough based on the legal standard? What legal steps should the company take (or should the company have taken) to avoid personal identity or information from being compromised? Be sure to support your response.
3. Review this video, which reports the growing number of evictions as rents rise and property values increase. After 50 years at the same address, a 98-year-old woman faces eviction. Although laws are different in each state, renters are having a harder time fighting evictions. o Woman, 98, Evicted From San Francisco Apartment After 50 Years
3 (a). Suppose you are the judge, and a case is presented before you were a tenant is facing eviction. The landlord has been in constant contact with the tenant and is able to supply the texts and notes to the tenant. However, the tenant agrees that the landlord did contact him, but the tenant claims there was not sufficient notice. The landlord is able to show months of texts and notes begging for the rent from the tenant. What are the legal considerations you would evaluate to determine the claims of the tenant and the landlord? In whose favor would you rule, and why? Be sure to support your legal analysis.