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Regulatory compliance professional expectations

* Mortuary law
* Probate law
* Compliance with OSHA regulatory standards
* Compliance with the Federal Trade Commission Funeral Rule
* Law and its enforcement
* Contracts
* Sales
* Commercial paper
* Agency and employment
* Business organization
* Property
* Torts

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Mortuary law professional expectations

* Definition, purposes and significance
* Sources of mortuary law
* Civil and criminal law
* The dead human body must reflect three main conditions
* Property and property rights in a dead human body
* Obligations of funeral disposition
* Right to control final disposition
* Disinterment
* Postmortem examination
* Torts involving the dead human body, liability for funeral expenses
* The funeral establishment

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Sources of mortuary law

* Common law
* Case law
* Statutory law
* Administrative law

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Civil and criminal law professional expectations

* Torts
* Crimes
* Actions at law
* Actions in equity

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Main conditions reflected in a dead human body

* Must be dead
* Must be human
* Must not be totally disintegrated

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Probate law professional expectatoins

* Wills
* Intestacy
* Administration of the estate

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Wills professional expectations

* Requirements
* Relocations
* Distribution under
* Testator provisions possible

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Intestacy professional expectations

* Order of distribution
* Method of distribution

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Administration of the estate professional expectations

* Appointment of personal representative
* Differences between executor and administrator
* Priority of claims
* Insolvent estate
* Tests for reasonableness of funeral bill
* Allowable cost items of funeral

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Compliance with OSHA regulatory standards professional expectations

* OSHA compliance
* General Industry Standard
* The Hazard Communications Standard
* The Formaldehyde Exposure Control Standard
* The Bloodborne Pathogen Exposure Control Standard
* Personal Protective Equipment Standard
* Respiratory Protection Standard
* All other regulatory standards which apply to the funeral service profession and operations of funeral homes

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Compliance with the Federal Trade Commission Funeral Rule professional expectations

* Compliance with Funeral Rule
* Understanding and communicating the requirements of the Statement of Funeral Goods and Services Selected
* The General Price List
* The Casket Price List
* The Outer Burial Container Price List
* The Authorization for Embalming and Removal
* The Mandatory Disclosures

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Law and its enforcement professional expectations

* Definition of law, types of law
* Judicial process
* Federal and State Courts

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Contracts professional expectations

* Nature and classes, definition of contract
* Offer and acceptance
* Defective agreement
* Competency of parties
* Consideration
* Illegal contracts
* Forms of contracts
* Contract assignments
* Termination of contracts
* Remedies for Breach of Contract

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Sales professional expectations

* Personal property
* Formalities of a sale
* Transfer of title and risk
* Warranties of seller, bulk sales law

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Commercial paper professional expectations

* Nature, promissory notes, drafts
* Checks
* Liabilities of the parties
* Essentials of negotiability
* Negotiation and discharge
* Holders in due course
* Defenses

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Agency and employment professional expectations

* Creation of agency, operation and termination of agency
* Employer and employee, labor legislation
* Federal Wage and Hour Act definition

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Business organization professional expectations

* Proprietorship
* Partnerships
* Corporations

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Property professional expectations

* Definition of property
* Classification according to movability
* Methods of acquiring ownership
* Lost and abandoned property

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Torts professional expectations

* Moral wrongs
* Tort and breach of contract
* Tort and crime
* Basis of tort liability

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