Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Legality Of Lying

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Is it ever legal to lie? Are there any motives or rights to behave unethcially in business?

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com June 4, 2020, 3:45 am ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Preview

    The only time when lying is a crime is after having sworn that an individual will tell the truth, which is in a court of law. It is not a crime to lie, but it is very unethical from both a personal standpoint and a professional standpoint. Lying to family, friends, and those at work is not ethical. We could also debate this issue from a philosophical perspective, as various philosophies hold ...

    Solution Summary

    This solution discusses the legality of lying. A comprehensive discussion is provided.