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The primary subject matter of this case concerns business law and statistical analysis. Secondary issues examine contract formation, terms of an agreement, breach of contract, misrepresentation and legal remedies, as well as ethical issues related to business conduct affecting consumers and statistical analysis involving hypothesis testing which may lead to alternate business decisions. The case has a difficulty of level three, appropriate for junior level courses. The case is designed to be taught in three class hours, including a class presentation by student teams. The case is expected to require a minimum of three hours of outside preparation by student teams that present a report.