Scenario You are a project manager in the human resources department for a global investment management firm, LRH Financial. You are currently updating your benefits administration to an external company; this is expected to be a minimum 5-year operational commitment. As part of this move, you are revising your benefits options
I am working on the "Contract Creation and Management" Simulation (MBA 560 UOP). I represent the party needing the software. I need help with this section. These are the instructions: Run the "Contract Creation and Management" Simulation on your own before meeting with your Learning Team. Identify the elements of a contra
How do court decisions lead to changes in tax law?
Explain the legal significance of an appropriation and why auditors engaged for a financial and compliance audit need to know the meaning of the term.
The Board of Alderman of the Hayville approved the Appropriations budget for its General Fund for the year ending December 31 as shown below. General Government $500,000 Public Safety 2,800,000 Public Works 1,200,000 Health and Welfare 1,300,000 Culture and Recreation 700,000 Contributions to Retirement Fund 600
Statistical Techniques in Business - Based on the demographics of the city you live in, what is the probability that you will be awarded a city contract?
1. What role do charts and graphs play in today's need for instant news from around the world? Explain your answer. 2. How can we determine when descriptive statistics have been skewed to fit the needs of a particular situation rather than reporting of the actual data? Justify your answer. 3. How could you use descriptive st
I need assistance with answering the following Ethics questions regarding Martha Stewart. As a CEO, did Martha Stewart handle the indictment responsibly? Specifically looking as what she said and did. References: http://www.cheatingculture.com/marthacharges.htm http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/sns-ap-martha-stew
Develop a guidance document that directs an inexperienced investor through a systematic process of selecting a securities broker and researching investment alternatives. This should be a detailed "how-to" chronology.
How does a country's legal status affect country risk assessments? Examples?
During week one, you identified a preliminary problem statement and end-state goals for InterClean. Now that you have had a chance to review these, what are the end-state goals against which you will measure your alternatives? How will you weight each of the end-state goals in the evaluation matrix you create in step five? W
I need help creating a case portfolio of seven personally briefed business law cases. Including one case from each of these topics: 1. Basic Business 2. Real Properties 3. Intellectual Properties 4. Business and the Bill of Rights 5. Administrative Agency 6. Torts Relating to Business 7. Contracts
I am a widow and have no share in this corporation, however my mother-in-law and her three remaining sons are on the Board of Directors. The sons have been taking money under the guise of 'shareholder loans'...now there is nothing left. My mother-in-law has suffered from severe depression and is an alcoholic since my husbands
Explain: (a) In what way the U.S trucking industry exemplified the capture theory hypothesis of government regulation prior to the passage of the Motor Carrier Act of 1980 and (b) the result of the passage of the Motor Carrier Act in 1980.
A man recently hired a realtor to sell his home. The realtor brought a couple to the house and they decided to buy it. The standard sales contract was signed by all parties involved. The contract included a clause that said the seller would provide $500 for any repairs that may be required after an inspection. The inspect
I was looking at the entertainment industry and how agents usually represent actors, musicians, authors, athletes in the industries of publishing, music, theater, show business and sports. Here's my breakdown: Question: Explain the applications of agency law in the business environment. Everyone that is a professional r
****In a case decided by the U.S. Court of Appeals or the 8th Circuit, Crone v. United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) a UPS dispatcher was denied a supervisory position because her boss feared drivers would make her cry. Read the case and discuss the outcome of the case, whether the holdings of this case could lead to unlawful excus
I need case history and previous cases used by plaintiffs and defense attorneys would use to cite as precedent to trial judge
Store security guards detain a woman suspected of shoplifting. When police arrive ten minutes later the woman is searched and they find no merchandise. What type of tort action can the woman bring against the store employing the guard? What are the chances she will succeed?
1. Barbara purchases a Radartel cellular phone. One of the reasons she bought this was for security because she lives alone and often travels alone. After using the phone for about a week, she noticed that the rechargeable batteries (supplied in the phone by the maker) lasted a shorter time than claimed by the manufacturer. On
You purchase an electronic item and it does not fulfill the promises that the company advertised. In addition, this electronic item causes injury to you. Assume that this civil case will be taken all the way to the appellate court. Outline and describe the basic legal steps that are generally taken.
1.A client asks your advice on the following situation. They are going to start a manufacturing company with two outside investors. The investors will be not be employees; your client will be a full-time employee and CEO. They want to know what form of business you recommend the company be. Compare the pros and cons of each busi
How do tax laws affect the cost of capital? How would a change in a company's debt rating impact the cost of capital?
A volunteer organization 'AllTechComm' is largely a group of computer professionals who wanted to give back to the community in a variety of ways, both non-technical and technical. A portion of your organization is support, HR, or training-oriented, and has only basic technical knowledge. You are the newly appointed VP of Techno
Describe the basic environments (legal, social, economic) in which a business operates.
1. What is the difference between lobbying and bribery? 2. Why is it that the general public considers bribery to be immoral? Please use ethical theories to explain your answer. The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (15 U.S.C. sec. 78) makes it illegal for US companies to pay bribes even if they are in foreign countries. Assum
How has the Sarbanes-Oxley SOX Act impacted an organization? Can you give me an example Please. Thanks
Discuss the rising trend in the uninsured, the reasons for it and the future impact on the health care delivery system?
Explain in detail how each American company has had to adjust their economic model to suit Chinese national laws and regulations.
Google, Yahoo and MSN have all made allowances for working within China, while national search engines such as Baidu and SoHu operate under the same set of restrictions but are able to work within them, as they are Chinese national companies. The American based companies have also made allowances. Explain in detail how each Amer
1. Read the below case and answer questions. Suppose You're the Judge- The case of the Fired employee Linda Lewis, vice president of the Acme Trailer Company, enjoyed a wonderful reputation as a capable and trusted financial officer. She, her husband, and their two children lived in a beautiful suburb in a large, comfort
In the automobile industry how does the OSHA laws impact employment environment. The OSHA law I am looking at is 1910.1
Discuss the different warranties that apply to Grocery's business.
2005 July 1. Issued $8,000,000 of 5-year, 8% callable bonds dated July 1, 2005, at an effective rate of 10%, receiving cash of $7,382,236. Interest is payable semiannually on December 31 and June30. Dec. 31. Paid the semiannual interest on the bonds. 31. Recorded bond discount amortization of $61,776,