Jurisdiction of American Federal Court

Admiralty cases Cases involving securities and commodities regulation ,including takeovers of publicly held corporations Class action” cases Crimes under statutes enacted by congress Disputes between states Environmental regulation Federal constitutional issues Habeas corpus actions International trade law matters patent, copyright, and other intellectual property issues cases involving rights under treaties, foreign states, and foreign nationals Matters involving interstate and international commerce, including airline and railroad regulation Most… Continue reading Jurisdiction of American Federal Court


American Basic Legal Terms

KEYWORDS:-Legal glossary-Dictionary- A Acquittal-A jury verdict that a criminal defendant is not guilty, or the finding of a judge that the evidence is insufficient to support a conviction. Discharge from the Criminal charge. Active judge-A judge in the full-time service of the court. Compare to a senior judge. Administrative Office of the United States Courts… Continue reading American Basic Legal Terms


Rights of a federal crime victim in America [USA]

KEYWORDS: Victims Rights A FEDERAL CRIME VICTIM HAS THE FOLLOWING RIGHTS: Under Crime Victims Rights Act of 2004, 18 U.S.C. § 3771. The right to be reasonably protected from the accused. The right to reasonable, accurate, and timely notice of any public court proceeding, or any parole proceeding, involving the crime or of any release or… Continue reading Rights of a federal crime victim in America [USA]

Intellectual Property

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act [USA]

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act is most relevant to cyber-piracy law in United States. Under the DMCA, which is essentially an update of the existing copyright law, several computer and web-related copyright regulations were introduced, including 1) the heightening of the penalties for copyright infringement on the Internet, 2) making it a crime to circumvent… Continue reading The Digital Millennium Copyright Act [USA]


Top Media Companies in America

1. NBC/Universal, with an annual revenue around 160 billion, owns all the NBC stations, CNBC, MSNBC, numerous cable channels including USA networks, Bravo, E!, the Weather Channel, and the movie studio Universal Pictures. As of 2013, the biggest cable operator in the US Comcast owns 51% of the company, while another corporate giant, General Electric… Continue reading Top Media Companies in America


Code of Laws of the United States- United States Code- U.S. Code- U.S.C.- USC

Codified and collected  54 Titles of Law. Titles 1–54, excepting Title 53, only "general and permanent" laws are codified in the United States Code.The U.S. Code was first published in 1926, subsequent main editions have been published every six years since 1934. Of the 53 titles, the following titles have been enacted into positive (statutory) law: 1,… Continue reading Code of Laws of the United States- United States Code- U.S. Code- U.S.C.- USC


The Monroe Doctrine [ USA 1823]

Keywords:  Policy of the United States from President James Monroe's seventh annual message to Congress, December 2, 1823: At the proposal of the Russian Imperial Government, made through the minister of the Emperor residing here, a full power and instructions have been transmitted to the Minister of the United States at St. Petersburgh to arrange, by amicable… Continue reading The Monroe Doctrine [ USA 1823]


Washington’s Farewell Address[USA 1796]

President George Washington's Farewell Address — 1796 Friends and Fellow Citizens: The period for a new election of a citizen to administer the executive government of the United States being not far distant, and the time actually arrived when your thoughts must be employed in designating the person who is to be clothed with that… Continue reading Washington’s Farewell Address[USA 1796]


Martin Luther King’s “I Have A Dream Speech”[1963]

August 28, 1963 I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation. Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclaimation. This momentous decree came as a great… Continue reading Martin Luther King’s “I Have A Dream Speech”[1963]



To all to whom these Presents shall come, we the undersigned Delegates of the States affixed to our Names send greeting. Articles of Confederation and perpetual Union between the states of New Hampshire, Massachusetts-bay Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. I… Continue reading THE ARTICLES OF CONFEDERATION [ 1777]


The Declaration of Independence [ of America 1776]

of the Thirteen Colonies In CONGRESS, July 4, 1776 The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and… Continue reading The Declaration of Independence [ of America 1776]


Constitution of the United States of America[1787]

  Preamble We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America. Article… Continue reading Constitution of the United States of America[1787]