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What are three different practices used by organizations outside of the cosmetic industry that address regulatory issues?

Can you explain to me how regulatory laws affect organizational choices?

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Q1. What are three different practices used by organizations outside of the cosmetic industry that address regulatory issues?
Let's look at intellectual, privacy, confidentiality, child abuse laws and regulations - for doctors and oter health professional, and Labor laws and regualtions through discussion and then look at the practices that address them.

1. Intellectual property laws and regulations and privacy laws and regulations...
E-commerce Lack of regulatory Laws When Tim Berners-Lee developed the World Wide Web in 1989, he wanted it to become a communications facilitator free from regulation (Berners-Lee, 1996). Unfortunately, this type of facility is just not commercially viable. If the World Wide Web is to be successfully utilized for eBusiness, regulatory bodies need to standardize practices across the globe. Although individual countries have implemented laws regarding computer crimes, these laws do not affect offenders outside of that sovereign state. International legislation must ensure security for all parties involved.
Moving towards a solution: Laws regarding intellectual property should be continuously updated and there must be tougher penalties for online crimes. This may mean the end of Berners-Lee's regulation-free vision, but it provides an opportunity for a new, eCommerce-friendly online environment.

See http://www.imarketing.org/advocacy/default.asp Online Privacy regulations

What practices do organizations of to addressed privacy regulations?

Privacy Regulations protects both ebusiness and customer when:

• every web site should have some type of privacy policy. For assistance creating a privacy policy, refer to: http://www.the-dma.org/library/privacy/creating.shtml
• online companies need to emphasize the four key online privacy principles:
• Notice: Giving visitors information about what user information is collected and why.
• Choice: Giving visitors the choice not to have this information collected.
• Access: Giving visitors the ability to retrieve or remove their information from the web operator's records.
• Security: Assuring visitors that the site is protected against fraud, theft, and that the information collected will not be shared unintentionally with any parties not listed in the privacy policy. (http://www.imarketing.org/advocacy/default.asp).
• View the FTC report to Congress regarding online privacy here: http://www.ftc.gov/os/2000/05/index.htm#22

Use a secure browser. This is the software you use to navigate the Internet. Your browser should comply with industry security standards, such as Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). These standards scramble the purchase information you send over the Internet, helping to secure your transaction. Most computers come with a browser installed. You also can download some browsers for free over the Internet.

2. Comply with laws and regulations associated with children e.g., governing confidentiality, privileged communication, and the right to privacy.

Many laws and regulations in relation to children e.g., governing confidentiality, privileged communication, and the right to privacy. Many regulations have to do with divorce regulations, neglect and child abuse reporting, school confidentiality and privacy laws, psychological records and confidential and privacy issues, and legal implications of privileged communication for children in court case, and the likes.

CONFIDENTIALITY OF CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES RECORDS http://www.ncsl.org/programs/cyf/cfdcps.htm

Colorado adoption right to privacy http://www.bastards.org/laws/colorado.html

Colorado law and regulation mental and physical disability http://www.dora.state.co.us/civil-rights/lawsandregulations.htm

Records and Placement Sections only. Full text statutes can be found at http://www.intellinetusa.com/statmgr.htm

Children and laws governing on-line privacy http://www.epic.org/alert/EPIC_Alert_6.17.html

What do they do to comply with these regulations of confidentiality, privileged communication and right to privacy?

1. Ensure confidentially to the child (through the parents usually)
2. Protect the privacy of the child
3. Ensure privileged communication rights to the child

3. Child abuse laws and regulations e.g., hospitals and health professional

Child abuse laws and regulations e.g., confidentiality and privacy laws in relation to children (for example (6) Colorado: Colo. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 19-3-304(2) (West 1997): Mandatory reporting by any physician or surgeon, child health associate, medical examiner or coroner, dentist, osteopath, optometrist, chiropractor, chiropodist or podiatrist, registered nurse or licensed practical nurse, hospital personnel, Christian Science practitioner, public or private school official or employee, social worker, mental health professional, dental hygienist, psychologist, physical therapist, veterinarian, peace officer, pharmacist, commercial film processor, ...

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This solution discusses three different practices used by organizations outside of the cosmetic industry that address regulatory issues. It is explains how regulatory laws affect organizational choices.