ETH321 Law and Ethics     ETH321 Law and Ethics

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ETH/321 Contract Law and Ethics Case Study
ETH321 Law and Ethics
Write a paper of 700- to 1,050-words in which you discuss the roles of law and courts in today's business environment.

ETH/321 Week 1

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Law and Ethics

Option #1 Accounting: 1,101 words!

Option #2 Art Industry: 1,369 words!

Option #3 Manufacturing: 1,093 words!

Option #4 HealthCare: 1,060 words!

Option #5 Realty: 1,152 words!

Option #6 Security: 1,121 words!

Purpose of Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is to differentiate between law and ethics, understand how both affect today's business environment, and identify the importance of alternative dispute resolution in business.
Assignment Steps
Develop a 1,050-word summary contrasting law and ethics describing the following:
    • Describe how laws or regulations affect your past or current job or industry.
    • Describe how ethical rules affect your past or current job or industry and explain why

        ethics are considered an asset to a workplace.
    • Discuss the various types of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) and analyze which types of ADRs are regularly used in your workplace.
Cite a minimum of two peer-reviewed references.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
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Week 1 Discussion Questions (Included)

NOTE: Class questions change depending on which Instructor you have, so these questions below may not match exactly.

 

Supporting Activity: Ethics

Why should a company care about Ethics?

 

Supporting Activity: Common Law

What are some positives of the Common Law?

 

Supporting Activity: Venue and Jurisdiction

What is the deference between Venue and Jurisdiction?

Supporting Activity: 5th Amendment

The 5th Amendment requires the government to act with Due Diligence. What does that mean?

 

Supporting Activity: Binding Arbitrations and Mediation

What is the difference between Binding Arbitration and Mediation?

 

Supporting Activity: ADR vs. Litigation

What are some pros of ADR vs. Litigation?

Supporting Activity: Theories of Ethics

What are the philosophical constructs of ethics?  In other words, what are some of the theories about right and wrong used by philosophers to discuss ethics?  Give examples.  How do these relate to business?

 

Supporting Activity: What is ADR?

Class, what is ADR?  What is it "alternative" to?  Define the following forms of ADR:

Mediation

Arbitration

Have you ever been involved with either type of ADR?

ETH/321 MITIGATING RISK IN YOUR BUSINESS
ETH/321 BUSINESS TORTS AND ETHICS PRESENTATION
ETH321 BUSINESS TORTS AND ETHICS UOP NEW 2016 TUTORIALS

ETH/321 Week 2

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Individual: Business Torts and Intellectual Property

Option #1 Word Count:    991 words!

Option #2 Word Count: 1,069 words!

Option #3 Word Count: 1,259 words!

Purpose of Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is to identify the form of intellectual property outlined, and to examine the different types of torts committed.
Assignment Steps
Scenario: Sam is an employee of ABC Paper Corp. He signed a nondisclosure agreement as a condition of his employment with ABC. Sam is approached by XYZ Paper Co. with an offer of employment, but only if he brings his client list with him. Sam was fully responsible for creating his client list, so he agrees to provide it to XYZ. When Sam downloads his client list onto an external flash drive, he is caught in the act by his boss Natalie. Sam grabs the flash drive and runs out of his office, shoving Natalie aside when she attempts to stop him. Natalie falls and hits her head against the doorknob, suffering a concussion.
Develop a 1,050-word analysis using the information posed in the scenario.
    • Identify if there is an intellectual property at issue here. If so, what type?
    • Discuss if Sam's actions are ethical. Why or why not?
    • Discuss the types of tort, if any, Sam committed. Did any of the other parties in this

        scenario commit a tort?
    • Discuss if any of Sam's actions subject him to criminal liability.
Cite a minimum of three peer-reviewed references.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
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Week 2 Discussion Questions (Included)

NOTE: Class questions change depending on which Instructor you have, so these questions below may not match exactly.

 

Supporting Activity: Types of Torts

Explain the required elements for each of the three types of torts: Intentional, Negligence & Strict Liability.

 

Supporting Activity: Differences between a Patent and a Trade Secret

What are some of the differences between a Patent and a Trade Secret? Why would a company select one over the other?

 

Supporting Activity: UTSA

UTSA is a state law. To get a patent, one must publicly disclose everything about it to the USPTO making it easy to steal it. What can a patent owner do about infringement?

 

Supporting Activity: Computer Information

What Laws protect computer information? Could be either federal or state.

 

Supporting Activity: Business Crimes

What are some specific examples of business crimes? What is the required burden of proof for such crimes?

 

Supporting Activity: Types of IP

What are the 4 types of IP?   Name them and give some examples.

 

Supporting Activity: Negligence and Causation 
Let's discuss this idea of legal cause.  Consider causation in light of these facts: Mrs. Pfasgraff is standing next to a large scale in a railroad station.  Unbeknownst to her down on the railroad platform two railroad employees are negligently assisting a man with a brown paper bag onto a moving train.  Because the railroad employees= negligence, the man trips and falls and the bag lands on the tracks.  When the bag lands on the tracks it is run over by the train and explodes violently...

 

ETH/321 Contract Law and Ethics Case Study
ETH/321 LEARNING TEAM INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CLAUSE DRAFTING PAPER 2016
ETH/321 Contract Law and Ethics Case Study
ETH/321 Contract Law and Ethics Case Study

ETH/321 Week 3

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Contract Law and Ethics Case Study

Option #1 Word Count:     632 words

Option #2 Word Count:     888 words

Option #3 Word Count: 1,199 words!

Option #4 Word Count:     618words

Option #5 Word Count:     849 words

Option #6 Word Count:     704 words!

Purpose of Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is to discuss the legally required elements necessary to form a contract, the ethical considerations, and the remedies for breach.
Assignment Steps
Discuss Case 8.3 Vassilkovska v. Woodfield Nissan, Inc. with your Learning Team. This case is found in The Legal and Regulatory Environment of Business, pg. 243.
Develop a 700-word case study using the following format: facts, issues, rule, analysis, and conclusion.
Analyze whether Woodfield's actions in drafting the arbitration agreement were ethical.
Discuss what remedies Vassilkovska may seek if Woodfield is found to have misrepresented the price of the car as alleged.
Cite a minimum of two peer-reviewed references.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
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Business Forms

Option #1 Word Count: 446 words!

Option #2 Word Count: 578 words!

Option #3 Word Count: 538 words!

Option #4 Word Count: 478 words!

Option #5 Word Count: 579 words!

Purpose of Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is to select the best organizational form, and to discuss ethical concerns with the business scenario.
Assignment Steps
Scenario: Adam and Laura wish to open a pet grooming shop called Dazzling Doggies Day Spa. Laura's mother Beth would like to contribute the startup costs in exchange for a share of profits, but she doesn't want to participate in the daily operations of the business. She also doesn't want to have any personal liability in the business.
Develop a 350- to 700-word summary with the following information:
    • Which business organizational form would be best given the above circumstances,

        and why?
    • Unbeknownst to Laura and Beth, Adam begins to use Dazzling Doggies Day Spa's

        checking account to pay all his personal bills. Are his actions ethical? Why or why

        not?
Cite a minimum of two peer-reviewed references.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
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Week 3 Discussion Questions (Included)

NOTE: Class questions change depending on which Instructor you have, so these questions below may not match exactly.

 

Supporting Activity: Elements of a Contract

What requirements are necessary for the creation of a contract?  Define each element.
What types of contract require a writing to be enforceable under the Statute of Frauds?

 

Supporting Activity: Elements of a Contract

What requirements are necessary for the creation of a contract?  Define each element.
What types of contract require a writing to be enforceable under the Statute of Frauds?

 

Supporting Activity: Oral Contracts

Does an oral contract have to be in writing to be enforced? Think: Statute of Frauds.
What is the penalty for failure to satisfy the SOF?

 

Supporting Activity: Contract Law

Two types of law govern contracts: The Common Law of Contracts & Article 2 of the Uniform Commercial Code. What do they each cover? Which one follows the Mirror Image Rule? What is the MIR?

 

Supporting Activity: Enforceable Contract

What are the elements of an enforceable contract?

 

Supporting Activity: Small Business

Why is the LLC the best form for a small business to use?

 

Supporting Activity: Limited Liability

What is Limited Liability? What is Double Taxation?

 

Supporting Activity: Elements of a Contract

What requirements are necessary for the creation of a contract?  Define each element.
What types of contract require a writing to be enforceable under the Statute of Frauds?


Supporting Activity: C-Corps -- S-Corps

What are C-Corps and S-Corps? Compare and Contrast.

Types of Entities

Class, consider the following business entities:
      Sole proprietorship
      Partnership
      LLC
      Corporation
What are some of the important advantages and disadvantages of each type?

 

ETH/321 Environmental Law and Ethics
ETH/321 Environmental Law and Ethics
ETH/321 Environmental Law Case Study
ETH/321 Environmental Law Case Study

ETH/321 Week 4

 

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Environmental Law Case Study

Option #1 Word Count: 851 words!

Option #2 Word Count: 749 words!

Option #3 Word Count: 763 words!

Purpose of Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is to discuss the reasons for regulatory
agencies and ethical considerations regarding regulatory compliance.
Assignment Steps
Discuss Case 15.2 Food and Drug Administration v. Brown &
Williamson Tobacco Corporation with your Learning Team. This case is
found in The Legal and Regulatory Environment of Business, pg. 459.
Develop a 350- to 700-word case study using the following format:
facts, issues, rule, analysis, and conclusion.
Discuss the purpose of regulatory agencies and how laws are balanced
with ethical concerns.
Cite a minimum of two peer-reviewed references.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
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Environmental Law and Ethics

Option #1 Word Count: 680 words!

Option #2 Word Count: 789 words!

Option #3 Word Count: 532 words!

Purpose of Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is to analyze the duties of administrative agencies and the ethics behind regulatory compliance requirements.
Assignment Steps
Scenario: Eric is an Assistant Vice President at marine paint manufacturing plant. One day, he accidentally discovers an email from his boss, the Vice President, to the President, notifying him of an internal study finding the paint leeches from the bottom of boats into the marine environment. The paint has been found to create birth defects in marine life. He also sees the President's response email, in which he directs the Vice President to erase all evidence of the study and tell no one. The President also directs the Vice President to erase the email. Eric is concerned about the findings of the study, but he also fears
losing his job.
Create a 350- to 700-word analysis with the following information:
• Which administrative agency governs regulatory compliance of the
manufacturer?
• What are the ethical concerns regarding the President's actions, and
what do you believe Eric should do?
Cite a minimum of two peer-reviewed references.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
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Week 4 Discussion Questions (Included)

NOTE: Class questions change depending on which Instructor you have, so these questions below may not match exactly.

 

Supporting Activity: Administrative Agencies

Why have the number of Administrative Agencies grown over the past forty years? What do they do well? What do they do poorly?

 

Supporting Activity: Checks and Balances

Isn't it scary to think that we eliminate the checks and balances of our system when we delegate all three powers to one agency? They act as Legislature, Executive and Judicial Branches?

 

Supporting Activity: Financial Markets

I contend that public companies should be happy that the government regulates the financial markets. Explain my statement.

 

Supporting Activity: Sarbanes Oxley Act

Discuss three SPECIFIC changes made by SOX?

Hint: Outside directors on the Audit Committee is one specific change.

 

Supporting Activity: Outside Directors

What is so special about Outside Directors?

 

Supporting Activity: Supremacy Clause

How does the Supremacy Clause effect the regulation of the states?

 

Supporting Activity: Commerce Clause

When can states regulate commerce?   When are states preempted from regulating commerce?  Explain the term "Dormant Commerce Clause.

 

Supporting Activity: Sherman Anti-Trust Act

Class, what are the provisions of the Sherman Anti-Trust Act?  How do these impact business today, and do believe anti-trust is as important to business today as it has been in the past? Why or why not?

 

ETH/321 FINAL EXAM WEEK 5 2018
ETH/321 Signature Assignment: Employment Classification and Discrimination
ETH/321 ETH/321 Signature Assignment: Employment Classification and Discrimination

ETH/321 Signature Assignment: Employment Classification and Discrimination

ETH/321 - Week 5

 

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Signature Assignment: Employment Classification and Discrimination

Option #1 Word Count: 872 words!

Option #2 Word Count: 708 words!

Option #3 Word Count: 736 words!

Purpose of Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is to discuss the elements of the different types of employment relationships and to analyze the ethics behind potentially discriminatory employment policies.
Assignment Steps
Scenario: An employee is hired by Dream Massage to be a massage therapist. She is hired as an independent contractor and, therefore, receives no tax withholding or employment benefits. Dream Massage requires the employee to work a set schedule, provides her clients and all her massage products, and exercises complete control over how she does her work. In addition, when the employee shows up to work the first day, she is informed by her employer she cannot wear her hijab as it violates the company's dress policy.
Create a 700- to 1,050-word report in which you examine the employment issues presented in the scenario, including the following:
    • Analyze whether the employee qualifies as an employee or independent contractor.
    • Discuss whether Dream Massage has potentially violated any employment

        discrimination laws.
    • Analyze the ethical considerations behind maintaining a rigid company dress policy.
Cite a minimum of three peer-reviewed references.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
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Week 5 Discussion Questions (Included)

 

Supporting Activity: Title VII Test

What is the Title VII test for religious discrimination? What is an Undue Burden?

 

Supporting Activity: Disparate Impact

What is Disparate Impact? Provide an Example.

 

Supporting Activity: BFOQ

What is a BFOQ?

 

Supporting Activity: "At Will" Employment

What is "At Will" Employment? Do you agree with the concept?

 

Supporting Activity: Disparate Intent

What is Disparate intent? Provide an example.

 

Supporting Activity: Employment at Will

What is employment at will? What are the exceptions to employment at will, and provide an example of each

 

Final Exam Study Guide - (3 Sets Included!)

  1. Which of the following statements is true of a grand jury?
  2. Alan and Miriam are engaged in a debate on the importance of intellectual property rights. While Alan holds the view that intellectual property protection safeguards the interests of businesses, Miriam thinks that it ultimately puts businesses at a disadvantage by hampering the dissemination of information. Which of the following arguments is most likely to be raised by Alan to strengthen his proposition?
  3. According to the __________, the acceptance of an offer results in a binding contract only if it exactly matches the terms of the offer.
  4. The __________ enacted in 1938 established minimum wage, overtime pay, and record-keeping requirements. ​
  5. The term __________ refers to the placing of an individual in immediate apprehension for his or her physical safety.
  6. The term __________ refers to any change in the ownership of a business organization that would alter its legal existence. ​
  7. Which of the following statements is true of the Securities and Exchange Commission? ​
  8. A system of equally applied law is a necessity for the foundation of a strong, productive economy because it: ​
  9. Which of the following scenarios illustrates a formalist approach to business decisions?
  10. A(n) __________ refers to the individual or business entity offering a security for sale to the public.​
  11. Windy and Ruby plan to present a paper on intellectual property rights. They decide that Windy will present the arguments in favor of intellectual property rights and that Ruby will argue how intellectual property rights could be detrimental to businesses and their customers. Which of the following is most likely to be Ruby’s argument?
  12. Which of the following statements is true of white-collar crimes? ​
  13. Which of the following scenarios illustrates a bilateral contract?
  14. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission was created through the __________. ​
  15. Concerted efforts to lobby government officials, irrespective of their anticompetitive purposes, are given an exception from the Sherman Act under the __________. ​
  16. A __________ is the simplest and least expensive business institution to create.
  17. In a state court system, lawsuits filed by parties typically begin at the __________. ​
  18. According to the Commerce Clause, the power to regulate interstate commerce is vested with __________. ​
  19. A business decision maker’s decision is more likely to raise ethical concerns in a society where: ​
  20. How does law hold diverse people of different backgrounds into large, organized groups?
  21. Courts determine whether the language of an offer was clear enough to result in a contract by: ​
  22. Who among the following individuals commits a battery?
  23. Fuzo Inc., a manufacturer of leather bags, enters into a contract with a firm regarding the installation of a machine in Fuzo’s factory. Fuzo agrees to pay $1000 for the machine and another $200 as the installation charge. In this scenario, the terms of the sale will be covered under __________.
  24. The term __________ refers to the act of referring a matter to arbitration. ​
  25. __________ is a legal remedy to a breach of contract by which each party to the contract returns the consideration offered by the other. ​
  26. Which of the following statements is true of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) systems?
  27. The __________ is the constitutional provision that details the federal government’s power to regulate business activities. ​
  28. Which of the following legal remedies to a breach of contract allows the parties to the contract to agree to abide by the decision of a third party or parties? ​
  29. __________ refers to an agreement made between competitors in an industry to fix prices of their products. ​
  30. The petition for a writ of certiorari by the losing party of a litigation will be reviewed by the U.S. Supreme Court: ​

Final Exam Study Guide - Set #2 (Includes Answers)

1. Civil enforcement powers regarding federal antitrust matters belong to _______.

2. Which of the following is true of tort law?

3. Fred takes Betty to dinner at a very expensive and exclusive restaurant. The menu does not mention prices. The server takes their order and both Betty and Fred enjoy the meal immensely. When the bill comes, Fred refuses to pay because the menu had no prices and because he and the server never engaged in language indicating and offer and acceptance. The server said, “Are you ready to order?” and when Fred said “Yes,” the server merely asked “What may I get you tonight?” Which of the following is true? 

4. Which of the following statements is true of the WARN Act?

5. _____________ jurisprudence supports the idea that law can and should change to meet new developments in society. 

6. Which of the following is true of the assumption of risks during delivery of goods? 

7. A 911 emergency response service needs operators who are bilingual in English and Spanish. A few applicants of Spanish origin are rejected due to poor English-speaking skills. They file a complaint on the grounds of discrimination based on nationality. Their complaint is squashed. Here, the defense of the federal government is on the grounds of _______.

8. Article 6 of the Treaty on European Union, called the Maastricht Treaty, states the EU is founded on:

9. Interpreting Congressional intent, which of the following is never a bona fide occupational qualification (BFOQ)?

10. Ethical formalists maintain that:

11. The classification of crime is based on ________.

12. Which of the following issues of administrative agencies relates to the substantive outcome of agencies’ rule-making and adjudicating authority? 

13. Which of the following is true of the use of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) techniques?

14. The crucial issue with the continuity factor of a business’s organizational form is _______.

15. The ___________ holds that contracts or conspiracies in restraint are illegal only if they constitute undue or unreasonable restraints of trade and that only unreasonable attempts to monopolize are covered by the Sherman Act. 

16. Interest-based negotiations are superior to position-based negotiations because:

17. The determination that a crime has been committed and that evidence is sufficient to warrant the accused standing trial is known as:

18. Which of the following is true under the regulations of interstate commerce?

19. Finishing the construction of a home two days after the contract called for completion (no injury occurs) most likely will be considered _______. 

20. Frequent, abusive, threatening phone calls by creditors are most likely to provoke the basis for a claim of _____________.

21. Which of the following is true of a violation of trade secrets’ rights?

22. Which of the following states that parties to a written contract may not introduce oral evidence to change written terms? 

23. In a(n) ___________, the shareholders are taxed only on income distributed.

24. ____________ is a court created rule that limits when courts can review administrative decisions

25. An employee at-will can be fired for which of the following?

26. The ideas and philosophies that explain the origin of law and its justification are called:

27. Federal law and business leaders alike favor ____________ as a means of governing private business ethics.

28. Which of the following is true in cases where only one party drafts the contracts that contain terms that appear vague and ambiguous to the other party? 

29. Myra offers to sell her home to Hanna for “about $100,000 plus closing costs.”  Hanna accepts Myra’s offer, but later a dispute arises concerning the precise dollar amount of the purchase price. How will a court resolve this dispute?  

30. Hillward Bakers has been using a blue HB logo with a baker’s hat on the HB since their inception ten years ago. Hobart Bakers, a newly opened bakery and confectionary chain, has used the same logo. Hillward has not registered its logo, but it chooses to sue Hobart anyway. Which of the following is true of this case?