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Contract Management Issues

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

Contract Creation and Management - MBA 560

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

Tax Law

How do court decisions lead to changes in tax law?

Martha Stewart Case - Indictment Responsibly

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:

Weighting the End-State Goals

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

Case Portfolio

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

Personal Assets

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' there is nothing left. My mother-in-law has suffered from severe depression and is an alcoholic since my husbands

Effect of Motor Carrier Act on US trucking industry

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.

Contract Law

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

Explain the applications of agency law in the business environment.

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

Law Rulings Analysis

****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

Compensation, Discrimination & Influencing Shareholders

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

Preparing a case brief for a civil case

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.

Tax Questions

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

Cost of Capital

How do tax laws affect the cost of capital? How would a change in a company's debt rating impact the cost of capital?

Intellectual Rights Concerns for Business

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

Business Law Fundamentals - Corruption, lobbying and bribery

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

Healthcare Delivery System

Discuss the rising trend in the uninsured, the reasons for it and the future impact on the health care delivery system?

Employer-Employee Relationship and Business Organization

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

OSHA law impact

In the automobile industry how does the OSHA laws impact employment environment. The OSHA law I am looking at is 1910.1

Journalizing and Determining Carrying Amounts

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,