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Articles review: Hiring practices and legal compliance

Meinert, D.. (2011, February). Seeing beind the mask. HRMagazine, 56(2), 31-32,34,36-37. Retrieved February 20, 2011, from ABI/INFORM Global. (Document ID: 2251277611). http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=2251277611&sid=2&Fmt=3&clientId=29440&RQT=309&VName=PQD Winn, E. (Sept.-Oct. 2003) "Employee Crime and Employer Punishmen

White Collar Crimes and the Dilemmas of Corporate Control

Read: http://caselaw.lp.findlaw.com/scripts/getcase.pl?court=US&vol=421&invol=658 Who won? Was this case decided correctly? Should a CEO ever be criminally liable for crimes committed by employees? If so, under what circumstances? Also, research another example of white collar crime using the Internet. Tips: You could res

Discuss whether or not the current oversight provided by the PCAOB is adequate to prevent major corporate failures. Discuss whether or not you believe shareholders are more informed and protected under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 than before it was enacted.

Discuss whether or not the current oversight provided by the PCAOB is adequate to prevent major corporate failures. Discuss whether or not you believe shareholders are more informed and protected under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 than before it was enacted.

Overstepping authority by enforcing bans or place restrictions

The actions that states have taken to protect children from the alleged dangers of smoking. Louisiana banned smoking in automobiles if there were children present. The punishment for violating this law is a $150 fine or one day of community service. Arkansas soon followed suit, but only fines offenders $25. Texas is forcing

Pablo-Calmo versus Eller and Sons Trees: Labor Law/H2-BVisa

The Fair Labor Standards Act is the foundation of human resource policy in the U.S. Does it apply to non-U.S. citizens working in the U.S.? A recent decision in the case of Pablo-Calmo versus Eller and Sons Trees in North Carolina, reclassified the case as a class action suit. Why? The tree planters, who are working under H2-B v

Designing a Managerial Incentives Contract Using Pay

Specific Electric Co. asks you to implement a pay-for-performance incentive contract for its new CEO. The CEO can either work hard with a personal cost of $200,000 or reduce her effort, thereby avoiding the personal cost. The CEO faces three possible outcomes: her company experiences good luck with probability 0.3, medium luck w

Consumer Choice Theory

Give an overview of economic behavior in its four aspects and tell which of them is most useful to your work situation. Economists often employ a set of graphical tools to illustrate how individuals make choices ("Theory of Consumer Choice"). Define each one: (a) individual objectives, (b) indifference curves, (c) opportuni

Difference between negligence and gross negligence

What is the difference between negligence and gross negligence? Include an example of case law that helps identify this difference (For example, Milne v. USA Cycling Inc.) But, please do not use Milne v. USA Cycling Inc.) Be sure to: 1) identify the legal source of the issue, 2) properly cite any sources, and 3) use APA form

CPA's and Audit Reports

Examine the effects of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act on the CPA profession, including both positive and negative effects. Examine the role of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, including its influence and limitations. Analyze the 10 generally accepted auditing standards. Illustrate the use of two stan

Binding Arbitration For Homebuyers

Thomas Becker and others who brought new home from Osborne Development Corporation sued for multiple defects in the houses. When Osborne sold homes, it paid for them to be in a new home warranty program administered by home buyers warranty. When the company enrolled a home with home buyers warranty, it paid a fee, filled out a f

AC499 Unit 7 Project Taxation Individual

AC499 Unit 7 Project Taxation Individual 1. For each of the following cases, indicate the filing status for the taxpayers) for 2010 using the following legend: A - Single B - Married, filing a joint C - Married, filing separate returns D - Head of household E - Qualifying widow(er) a. Linda is single and she supports her mot