Question 1

National Ladder Company is subject to regulations issued by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Like other federal administrative agencies, the OSHA was created by

Choose one answer.

a. Congress, through enabling legislation.

b. the Federal Trade Commission, through the rulemaking process.

c. the president, through an executive order.

d. the U.S. Department of Labor, through a final order.

Question 2

Nursing Home Care Company is charged with violating a rule of the Social Security Administration. Most likely, Nursing Home Care will be required to appear at a hearing presided over by

a. a federal appellate court judge.

b. a federal district court judge.

c. an administrative law judge.

d. a U.S. Marshal.

Question 3

Edgy Engine Components, Inc., a maker of vehicle parts, refuses to sell to Fidgety Fix-It, Inc., a national vehicle service firm. Edgy Engine convinces Greasy Motor Parts Company, a competitor, to do the same. This is

a. a group boycott.

b. a market division.

c. a joint venture.

d. an exclusive-dealing contract.

Question 4

Enterprising Business Corporation may be engaging in conduct that violates the Sherman Act. To bring an action against the firm under this statute requires that its conduct substantially affect

a. any commerce.

b. international commerce.

c. interstate commerce.

d. intrastate commerce.