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    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

    When is a Web Page Creator Subject to a State's Jurisdiction?

    When is a Web Page Creator Subject to a State's Jurisdiction? Creating and maintaining a Web page that is accessible from anywhere in the world poses new jurisdictional issues. In this 1999 article, Christopher Wolf, an attorney at a Washington D.C. law firm, explains the evolving law on jurisdiction on the Internet. The questio

    Fundamentals of business law

    You work for the 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." e city of It's been six months since the mayor's inauguration, but tourism is,

    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?

    Alternative Distribution Channels

    You and your team have decided to investigate the use of alternative distribution channels. Use the Library and internet to provide one other alternative channel management technique that could help a company sell its products or services. What conclusions, both positive and negative, can you draw about alternative channel manag

    Short Business Contract

    You can tell by his mood, that you have irritated Boullebaker by a mistake you made in preparation for a contract case. He is not convinced that you know all the basics about contracts. Boullebaker says he won't allow you to touch another contract case until you have evidenced your knowledge by doing the following: Find an e

    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

    Tax deductions: Fines, bribes and loan points

    Tax deductions: fines, bribes and loan points. See attached file for full problem description. 11. Anothony owns a trucking business. During the current year he incurred the following: Gasoline and Oil $90,000 Maintenance $15,000 Fines for Speeding and Illegal Parking $8,000 Bribes to Government Inspection Officials $11

    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

    Benefits of a Retirement Plan (401(k))

    What are the implications of a 401(k) plan for employees who leave the company? Why would those employees chose to "rollover" their 401(k)? When an employee leaves the company, should the employer literally give the former employee a check for the amount due to them? Why or why not? Why would some former employees prefer a "dire

    Discuss where to gather investment information (on and offline) the legisiation enacted that makes information more readily available, and how to analyze information once it has been gathered.

    Dr Washingtom has caught on quickly to the investments you have explained and is ready for the next step of gathering and analyzing investment information. You decide to spend time explaining how and where to gather information. You point out to Dr Washington that legislation within the last 10 years has made financial informati

    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,

    Pepsi Harrier-Jet Case: What are the four elements of a valid contract?

    You are still working for the City of Bigtown's Counsel, and it seems that your work largely involves shooting down the mayor's "creative" ideas to boost tourism. He is taken with the idea of an advertising campaign developed around auctioning Bigtown on eBay! He thinks that no one will take the auction seriously but that people

    The Process of Completing a Gift and How to Undo a Gift

    By way of a letter to their nephew Charles, the Greens gave Charles a coin collection valued at $5,000. The Greens still have possession of the collection, as it is displayed in their library. Is it a gift to their nephew, or can they change their mind and give it to the local coin collector's club upon their deaths?

    Payoff Matrix/Nash Equilibrium

    A market has only two sellers. They are both trying to decide on a pricing strategy. If both firms charge a high price, then each firm will experience a 10% increase in profits. If both firms charge a low price, then each firm will experience a 5% decrease in profits. If Firm 1 charges a low price and Firm 2 charges a high price

    Business Law

    Theodore, as a treasurer of Kelt Corp., had the duty to invest corporate earnings as he deemed best for the company. When Kelt Corp. went public, the new board decided that such investment decisions would be made by a committee of the officers. If Theodore thereafter unilaterally contracted to purchase investment securities wi

    Case Scenario: Grocery, INC.

    Scenario: Grocery, Inc., is a retail grocery store chain based in Any State, U.S.A. Grocery has stores throughout the United States. Grocery has written contracts with many different vendors to purchase the products they sell in their stores. Vendors range from individuals to international corporations. Tom Green works as the pr

    Discrimination Complaints and Disputes

    I have found MOST of the help I need regarding filing a discrimination complaint against an employer. However, I need additional information. I need a discussion of other relevant aspects addressing discrimination complaints and disputes in the workplace.

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