Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Business Law

    BrainMass Solutions Available for Instant Download

    Sarbanes-Oxley Acts

    Hello Rahul, As always, thank you for your help. I have a new short essay I need help with. Thank you very much!! Here are the directions for the essay: During the last few years there have been a number of public corporations that have gone bankrupt at the expense their investors. Most would say an investor should

    Sarbanes -Oxley

    In 100 words or more discuss the following - Some have criticized Sarbanes-Oxley as an overreaction to a few very bad situations and have called for its repeal or a modification of some of its requirements. What do you think about this? Would there be a way to achieve the goal of ethical corporate governance without overburden

    Employment Discrimination and Fir Hiring Process

    Tim Rowe owns a small trucking firm that specializes in local and metro-area delivery in large city in the United States. All employment activities are handled by Tim who has always hired employees on the basis of three qualifications: 1. They must have a high school diploma; 2. They must pass a short paper-and-pencil test

    Limiting the Bonuses of CEOs

    In 200 words plase address this question - Should there be legislation passed that would limit the amount of a CEO's bonus? Would that be an unfair intrusion into private business? If, heaven help us, there ends being such legislation, how would such a law be written, e.g. tie a cap on bonuses to a scale of some type?

    Liability for breach of duty of care to the corporation

    Greg, Kim, Phil, and Bob each own 20 percent of the shares of a company and serve as the board of directors of the company, Home Health, Inc. George is also a 20 percent shareholder, but he is not a member of the board of directors. When Bob dies, his wife Suzie inherits his shares of stock that were then worth $100,000, and rep

    Assessment of Ratios

    You are a banker for XYZ bank in Buffalo. Your sister in law owns Aspen Ski resort. She has approched you about securing a loan for the addition of more resort condos. She has provided you information in the attached appendix for your analysis about the feasibility of making the loan to her company, Aspen Ski resort. You are

    Oligopoly: Example Problem

    Assume that Smith Inc. and Wang, Inc. compete in an oligopolistic setting. They produce a homogeneous product and face the following industry demand curve: P = 20 - .01Q Where Q = Q1 + Q2 a. Each firm faces a marginal cost of $10. Find the equilibrium quantity produced by each firm in the Cournot equilibrium. What is t

    Finders Weepers, Losers Keepers

    Finders Weepers, Losers Keepers The News Journal, July 20, 2000. In 1943, During World War II, a Navy TBD-1 Devastator crashed eight miles of the coast of Florida. The entire crew survived and there is no indication that any efforts were made to locate the plane by the Navy. Collector Doug Champlin, the owner of an airplan

    Wallechinsky puchases a used automobile from Anderson Motors, paying $1,000 down and agreeing to pay off the balance in thirty-six monthly payments of $200.00 each...Breach of contract?

    Wallechinsky purchased a used automobile from Anderson Motors, paying $1,000 down, and agreeing to pay off the balance in thirty-six (36) monthly payments of $200.00 each. The term of the agreement call for Wallechinsky to make a payment on or before the first of each month. During the first six months, Anderson received a $20

    Stereotypical Expectations

    Have you ever known someone to do a job really well or perform well in a competition but that person did not fit the age, gender, ethnic or religious background that most individuals would expect based upon stereotypes? Or have you heard of examples in the news? For example, years ago it was reported that in Florida there wa

    An analyis of the case between Bravo Company and Shelby Company

    Bravo Company#1, and Shelby Company#2., entered into a written "Waste Disposal Agreement" under which Shelby's allowed Bravo to deposit on Shelby's land waste products, deleterious (harmful) materials, and debris removed by Bravo in the construction of a highway. Later, Shelby's asked Bravo why it had not constructed a waterwa

    Dealing with bribery and human rights abuses

    Questionable practices such as human rights abuses and bribery attempts exist today in many countries. How should multinationals deal with these questionable practices by foreign governments? Should they involve themselves in these issues? Why or why not? Please discuss.

    Your sister has come up with what she thinks is a brilliant idea for a home-based business - a website which helps lonely people find their perfect match by comparing different singles website services.

    Your sister has come up with what she thinks is a brilliant idea for a home-based business - a website which helps lonely people find their perfect match by comparing different singles website services. She intends to link to some of the top dating sites, several alternative ones, and a few regional ones. While she explains her

    Your sister has come up with what she thinks is a brilliant idea for a home-based business - a website which helps lonely people find their perfect match by comparing different singles website services.

    Your sister has come up with what she thinks is a brilliant idea for a home-based business - a website which helps lonely people find their perfect match by comparing different singles website services. She intends to link to some of the top dating sites, several alternative ones, and a few regional ones. While she explains her

    Salt Lake City Olympics Bribery - Bigtown

    You work for the city of Bigtown's legal department. Bigtown has been trying for years to attract more convention business, but it has been unsuccessful to date. The new mayor was voted in on the tagline, "I'll make Bigtown the place to see and be seen." It's been six months since the mayor's inauguration, but tourism is, if

    Auto Insurance and Voluntary Auto Insurance

    Answer these questions if possible: i)Suppose that everyone pays the same price for auto insurance. What should happen to the price of insurance if the law changes from a system where there is mandatory auto insurance to one where there is voluntary auto insurance? ii) Why do car insurance companies charge higher auto rate

    Exhaustion of Remedies

    How does the "exhaustion of remedies" principle impact a business's options when dealing with a complaint by the business against an administrative agency?

    "Clickwrap" Agreements

    I have attached all the questions in the attachment, one of them is an article. FROM ATTACHMENT: "Clickwrap" agreements are where a purchaser agrees to the terms of a contract by clicking on a dialogue box on screen. This is often seen when installing software, when downloading from the Internet or when purchasing on-lin

    Deciding What Type of Business Ownership to Undertake

    You are a recently retired civil servant who has received a superannuation payment of 100,000 pounds. You are considering going into business as a tax consultant. You have a long-time working colleague, who retired at the same time, who received the same superannuation payment as you. Task: you are now asked to decide what ty

    Business Law year 4

    3 pages Library Assignment The law firm's international law partner is an international law celebrity who was born in Europe and is now a U.S. citizen. He has been invited to speak at an international law conference and is going to give a speech on international war crimes. He has been very impressed with your work and want

    Contract and Tort Remedies

    Please list and discuss the contract remedies available for parties to a contract in the event of breach of contract by either party. How do these remedies compare to the remedies available to a tort plaintiff?

    Contracts

    Please identify and define the five essential elements required in a valid contract. Is it possible to create a contract without one of these elements?

    Sarbanes: Oxley Act

    What impact do you think that SOX have on foreign corporations entering into U.S. markets?

    ADVERTISEMENT