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McDonnell Douglas v. Green Case study Analysis

Based on this case Percy Green, an African American man who had been employed by McDonnell Douglas, was laid off as a result of a reduction in McDonnell's workforce. After the layoff Green participated in a protest against alleged racial discrimination by McDonnell in its employment practices The protest included a stall-in,

Section 4(e) of the Age Discrimination of Employment Act (ADEA) makes it unlawful to print or publish or cause to be "printed or published, any notice or advertisement. Discuss practice.

Section 4(e) of the Age Discrimination of Employment Act (ADEA) makes it unlawful to print or publish or cause to be "printed or published, any notice or advertisement . . . indicating a preference, limitation, specification, or determination based on age." Discuss how this is applied in practice, including guidance from the EEO

Defective Products Recall Controversy

What do you think about the recent Tylenol controversy in which the company secretly purchased its defective products from stores instead of conducting a product recall (Kavilanz, 2010)? Kavilanz, P. (2010, September 16). Johnson & Johnson may have planned phantom Tylenol recall. Retrieved from http://money.cnn.com/2010/09/16

Socially Responsible Risk Management Strategy for a Company

Prepare an outline that you would use to develop a PowerPoint presentation of around 8-10 slides outlining a socially responsible risk management strategy for a company with which you are familiar (Please note, you are creating an outline in a Word document, not the actual PowerPoint presentation). Summarize the following: ï?

Affirmative Action Programs, Reverse Discrimination, & Criteria

BUSN310-1103B-06 International Legal and Ethical Issues in Business Assignment Name: Unit 4 Discussion Board Many organizations have established policies to remedy discrimination when hiring women and minorities. Discuss whether you feel that affirmative action programs, reverse discrimination, and criteria of comparable w

The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)

The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) was designed to protect workers with disabilities against employer discrimination. Discuss the following: * In actual practice, how well does the Act achieve this goal? Explain. Support your answer with examples from recent court decisions Selected Recent Case Law Under the ADA:

Federal Laws and Regulations: Employee Workplace Rights

Using the Library or other Web resources, locate and summarize a real-life example of when contract rights secured through collective bargaining conflict with civil rights. * Describe the federal laws and regulations pertaining to employee workplace rights.

Immigration Reform and Control Act

Does the Immigration Reform and Control Act apply to your current (or most recent) employer? Explain. What are the consequences to an employer if it hires an unauthorized alien? * Describe the federal laws and regulations pertaining to employee workplace rights. * Evaluate the legal liability of non-compliance.

Is It Illegal to Click on Competitor Sites?

Advertisers are alleging that they have been charged for 'invalid clicks' and 'fraudulent clicks' in violation of the contract. The complaint alleges that technical problems are responsible for the 'invalid clicks', such as unintentional clicks, incomplete clicks, improperly recorded clicks, etc. The Advertisers contended that

Affirmative Action and Reverse Discrimination Programs

Many organizations have established policies to remedy discrimination when hiring women and minorities. Discuss whether you feel that affirmative action programs, reverse discrimination, and criteria of comparable worth are appropriate forms of remedy. You should conduct research on this topic before making your posts. Re

Business Law: Multiple choice questions 16-30

Multiple Choice Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. Fact Pattern 1-1A The Montana Supreme Court decides the case of National Co. v. Overseas Corp. Of nine justices, six believe the judgment should be in National's favor. Justice Peel, one of the six, writes a separate opinion

What would happen in an auditor knows of an illegal act being done by a company but fail to notify the company or the proper boards? Would the company be fined for their part and would the auditor be fined or fired? Sometimes an auditor misses things even though it is their job to be thorough and exact when conducting an audit. I just wonder what the proper procedure would be if that were to happen.

What would happen in an auditor knows of an illegal act being done by a company but fail to notify the company or the proper boards? Would the company be fined for their part and would the auditor be fined or fired? Sometimes an auditor misses things even though it is their job to be thorough and exact when conducting an audit.

The Capacity Factors In Enlistment Contracts

What is your opinion: Do high school students lack capacity to enter into enlistment contracts? Side Note: Here's an interesting post from my learner, James Ferrang, last quarter: 4/6/20xx 9:59:26 PM Ma'am, yes, they lack the capacity (not an adult) to enter into enlistments. They used to allow minors (under 18) t

Auditing: Difference between direct indirect effect illegal acts

"Auditor's responsibility to uncover illegal acts depends on direct effect or indirect effect..." What is the difference between direct effect and indirect effect illegal acts? How do these acts differ from fraud? What is the auditor's responsibility in detecting and reporting these acts?

During an interview an auditor should pay attention to how

During an interview "an auditor should pay attention to how the person acts and respond to questions." What are some of the signs that auditors should be looking for? What actions and responses by the person being interviewed might indicate fraudulent behavior? Do you think the auditor is in the best position to identify the

Please discuss one or two of the following: (1) Bribes and kickbacks (2) Fines and penalties paid to a government for violation of law (3) Two-thirds of treble damages made to claimants resulting from violation of the antitrust law (4) For legal fees incurred in a trade or business to be deductible, what requirements need to be satisfied?

Please discuss one or two of the following: (1) Bribes and kickbacks (2) Fines and penalties paid to a government for violation of law (3) Two-thirds of treble damages made to claimants resulting from violation of the antitrust law (4) For legal fees incurred in a trade or business to be deductible, what requirements

Negotiating Contracts

-What is the relevance of the fact that the parties negotiated at length for the supply contract and both were represented by competent counsel? Would the result have been the same if AVX had been a much less sophisticated and powerful party who, perhaps, was not represented by counsel in the negotiations? -In light of the Ca

Employment Law: Greenawalt v. Indiana Department of Corrections

A research analyst for the Indiana Department of Corrections was told that she would have to submit to a psychological examination in order to keep her job. She took the exam, which lasted two hours and contained many questions related to details of her personal life. She sued, claiming that the test violated her constitutional

Transfer of Partial Ownership of a Property to Bequai

YOU BE THE JUDGE EXERCISE Goldman was a woman in her 80s whose husband died after a long bout with Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases. For several years prior to her husband's death, Goldman had cared for him at home. During much of her husband's illness and for some years afterward, she was under the care of a psychiatrist

The Litigation Process, Negligence and Accountant Liability

Can anyone help me with these two questions please; I need a point of view. Read this case please: Derek Dirt operates a home-based business selling herbs and supplements. He receives samples frequently and is constantly discarding unwanted samples, as well as packaging, old files, and other junk on a back yard trash heap tha