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What are the potential civil and criminal liabilities of an accountant? What is the significance of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act? Explain. What are the formal and informal sources of regulations for accountants? What are some of the consequences of violating accounting regulations? How has the Sarbanes-Oxley Act aff

Computations for Business

The law firm has 6 lawyers and 10 support people and uses job-order costing system to accumulate cost by client. Two departments are litigation and research and use different predetermined overhead rates for each department. At the beginning of the year, the partners made the following:

What crimes may the employees be charged with, and why?

You have been given information about an unlawful act being perpetrated at the call center. Three of the Fabulous call center's employees have plot to steal money by falsifying invoices. To carry out their plan, they break into the call center at night and take computer technology that will allow them to create the false invoice

Political & Legal Systems

What are the legal and political systems in Venezuela? How are these systems similar or different from the U.S. legal and political systems?

Describe the key elements of a valid contract. Your committee has asked you to explain the basics of contract laws. You are to assemble a paper to explain contracts in simple and concise manner. Your initial plan is to address the following areas:

Display an example of a written contract that you have entered into. It could be a purchase agreement for a home, car or furniture, a warranty agreement, or a contract for home repairs. Identify the features that make it a valid contract. Write a short contract to provide a service to someone. You may request monetary reimburs

Business Question

The application of Title VII and amendments (PDA, ADA, ADEA, FMLA) in the workplace? (In regard to the scope of Title VII, and Civil Rights Act of 1964 and its applications to the workplace - 180 words)

Employment law

How has the creation of employment laws impacted union membership?

Returns on Stocks and Government Bonds

The difference between average annual returns on common stocks and returns on long-term government bonds is called a: default risk premium maturity premium risk-free premium liquidity premium market risk premium Corporate bonds might involve which of the following types of "premiums

jurisdiction of courts

You have been told that you and one of the company senior partners will be attending a US Court of Appeals hearing in the near future. To prepare you for this visit the partner will e-mail you a list of cases in the news and asks you which of these cases might be heard by the US Court of Appeals during the visit? Send an ema

Employee Free Choice Act

One of the first acts of the new Congress will be to propose the Employee Free Choice Act. 1. Does this Act, taking away the secret ballot election process for union organizing, deprive employees of their democratic rights? Take a position, pro or con, and explain.

BUG, Inc. tort liability for attack on vendor in the parking lot.

A. BUG, Inc., a company based in the United States., designs, manufactures, and sells electronic recording devices. These devices are used by law enforcement agencies to intercept and record sounds and voices. The equipment taps into telephone wires, cell phone transmissions, and picks up sounds and voices through the wall

legal dispute & the issues

Identify a legal dispute between two business entities. Then, identify the legal issues that the court was called on to resolve between the parties. Then, discuss the possible non-legal issues (the values and interests) of the parties that may have led to the legal dispute. How might have the parties resolved their non-legal

Tax Laws and Internal Revenue Codes

I need help in preparing 150-200 word paper in which I summarize the different sources of income tax law you have identified(The source that I choose is the US Congress income tax law. I will be writing about the Internal Revenue Code (IRC). I need to include where the sources of income tax law are located and what informat

MGT/434 - Employment Law. I need help answering these 3 questions.

1. Is affirmative action in government jobs, schools, contracts, and programs required, necessary or even useful at this time? In your response, please consider the issue of reverse discrimination. If you want to look at how the state of Florida handled the removal of preferences in higher education, surf the web for the "Flori

Accounting Law Question

Lucy had been selling her exciting new product for a couple of years when she was approached by her neighbor, Wanda, who asked if she could sell for Lucy, inasmuch as she was a professional salesperson and could help out in the evenings and on weekends. She also said that she had a few thousand dollars that she "would like to pu

Holder in Due Course

Sharon owes Irma $500.00 for a small loan Irma gave to Sharon six months ago. Sharon has just received a check made payable to her from the Ajax Company, for work Sharon performed for Ajax. She endorses the check and writes on the back of the check, "Pay to the Order of Irma." She gives the check to Irma in payment of her indebt