Suppose you are the owner of a small jewelry store that sells new and antique jewelry. A customer leaves a family heirloom-an elaborate diamond ring-with you for cleaning and resetting. By mistake, a clerk in your store sells it to another customer. What would you do? If you were the buyer of the ring and had given it to your fi
As a CPA you are in charge of a small tax advisory firm providing services to individual taxpayers, a substantial group of whom is high-wealth. Your firm is experiencing new pressures from the changing marketplace. New, non-CPA market competitors and competition from do-it-yourself tax-preparation software packages have had a ne
The importance of ethics in business has long been identified as an essential component to success. Nevertheless, unethical behaviors such as prejudice and discrimination still occur in business. Common examples could include hiring and promoting based solely on gender, age, or physical disabilities. A more complicated type of p
I have some information on unethical business practices from Capital One Credit cards, can you help with more information and sites? See below and attachment: Capital One has been sued for unethical business practices for unethical promotional practices. Capital One was offering to give consumers one dollar of new credit
1. What are some of the conditions of employment within any given organization? 2. What conditions of employment could be considered unethical if not complied with appropriately?
Evaluate the degree to which ethical issues of privacy and intellectual property are likely to intensify or resolve under the conditions in the new economy described by Argandona. Support your analysis with references to resources.
From your own experience, when do you feel like you are operating on the ethical frontier? What makes you think so?
Sherman Company wishes to expand and has borrowed $100,000. As a condition for making this loan, the bank requires the store to maintain a current ratio of at least 1.50. Business has been good but not great. Expansion costs have brought the current ratio down to 1.40 at December 15. Sherman Moore, owner of the business is co
What is your opinion of Kohlberg's model? Is it accurate? Is it even a reasonable hypothesis?
Can you help me get started on this assignment? Look at the case study about Geletex and Jed's concerns about the office in Lima, Peru (DOWN BELOW). Look at the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and then discuss whether this situation would be a violation of FCPA. What do you think that Jed should do? APA format with
What is a business's obligation to build an ethical culture and balance its desire for profit with ethical responsibilities to employees, customers, society, and the environment?
Two aircraft manufacturing companies - Boeing (U.S.) and European Airbus - are contemplating a mid-sized fuel-efficient generation of air carriers. If both companies produce their respective models, then each would lose $50 million (because the world market is just not large enough to enable both of them to capture potential sca
Class, this is an ethical issue and that is what you should be focusing on. Jack is facing several serious issues at BMI. By reading the case you should see some other ethical issues that are involved. What would you do if you where in this situation? The ethical issues involved in this case are fraud, misuse of company money
Read the case study concerning Joelle below. Discuss the different ethical principles which can be applied in handling this situation. Which would you use and why? Must be in APA format and review atleast three of these ethical principles: Egoism Utility Rights Duties Virtues Thanks In Advance Case Study: Joelle, a
Need enough information to compile an 350 - 500 word paper on how Carsdirect.com handles legal, ethical, and regulatory, confidentiality, and international issues.
Identify at least one ethical dilemma present in the professional asset management industry. Cite a specific example of a possible dilemma currently being experienced.
Atlantis Company sells computer components and plans on borrowing some money to expand. After reading a lot about earnings management, Andy, the owner of Atlantis, has decided that he should try to accelerate some sales to improve his financial statement ratios. He has called his best customers and asked them to make their usual
Throughout the corporate world, businesses are transforming labor into a more flexible (and variable) cost. Among such companies are Hewlett-Packard, General Electric, DuPont, Sun Microsystems, and British Airways. Discuss whether direct labor is a fixed or a variable cost. What are the pros and cons of management treating direc
There are many articles that touch on the manipulation of records and reports under different aspects of accounting. Discuss in general how managers, employees and the public are impacted by unethical behaviors.
Prepare a paper discussing how companies use technology to help set and manage ethical standards and guidelines. How can this shape the type of work environment or culture a company promotes? Additionally, discuss how using technology to perform human resources functions affects company culture. With one reference
Please see the attached reading and answer questions on Ethics. Should manufacturers be legally liable for "cradle to grave" responsibility for their products? Should manufacturers be responsible to recycle their products after consumers are finished with them? Who should pay for disposal of consumer goods at the en
Lynne Sharpe Paine identifies two strategems to encourage and support an ethical corporate culture: legal compliance and organizational integrity. 1. Consider which might be more effective from a long term perspective? 2. Which would be easier to implement? Which do you think is more prevalent in the business environme
Read the attached case study and answer the questions at the end. Questions are located on page 5.
In order for me to complete my final assignment/project I need your help in the below part: Prepare a 1,050 to 1,400-word paper in which you discuss the most important principles of ecofeminism, pluralism, and environmental pragmatism. Be sure to identify which of these approaches best compliments your values and ethical beli
Terms and Definitions Worksheet Write brief descriptions for each of the terms below. If you use an outside source to define them, include the citation for the source. Scientific method Environmental science Anthropocentrism Biocentrism Dualism Ecocentrism Ecology Ecophilosophy Ethics Hedo
Changing a corporate culture is very difficult. Imagine that you are asked by your chief executive to help move your firm toward the use of a triple-bottom-line accounting model in which environmental and social factors are given equal weight to financial indicators. Assume that this would prepresent a major transformation of th
Allen included the circuit failure and rework problem in her report prepared for the upcoming quarterly meeting of the board of directors Due to the potential adverse economic impact, Allen followed a long-standing practice of highlighting this information. After reviewing the reports to be presented, the plant manager and his
The Issue: An X-Rated Work Habit Violating workplace rules leads to a hasty exit Word about Greg Kale's* inappropriate forays on the Internet started out as vague rumors about his "not pulling his weight" in his department, recalls Jackson Ford, a partner at the Sacramento architecture firm where Kale worked as an engineer
Brett, in his first year as a CPA with the firm Dewy, Cheatem, and Howe, is auditing a bank client. Last month Brett audited another firm called HoBoy Distributors. As Brett works on his bank audit, he notices that there are discrepancies between the financial statements supporting a bank loan to HoBoy Distributors and what he s
Marsha is employed at Marko Consulting and is doing work for a major client that is testing a new product. During the project, the client discovers that its competitor, a smaller company, is also coming out with a very similar product. Marko Consulting is conducting research for the competitor as well. The client goes to Marsha'