BUS 340 Grand Canyon Week 3 Complete Work
BUS 340 Grand Canyon Week 3 Discussion 1
Does your home state’s jurisdiction follow a contributory or comparative negligence theory? How does this impact the outcome of lawsuits?
BUS 340 Grand Canyon Week 3 Discussion 2
In what situations will a court impose a strict liability standard instead of a negligence standard? Provide a real world example of a strict liability case. Is imposing this standard fair? Are strict liability standards fair as a general rule?
BUS 340 Grand Canyon Week 3 Benchmark Assignment
In this course, you will complete a two-part assignment in which you will analyze a company that has experienced an ethical crisis. Refer to the attached document for full project details. The final analysis will be due in Topic 8.
For this assignment, select a company from the following list:
Adelphia Communications Corporation
Arthur Andersen LLP
Coca-Cola Countrywide Financial
Global Crossing Ltd.
ImClone Systems Inc.
If you would prefer to complete this assignment using another company that has experienced an ethical crisis but is not included in the list of suggested companies, you must first obtain approval from your instructor.
Research the business and the ethical crisis the company has faced. Write a background summary report of 1,000 to 1,500 words. Your report should accomplish the following:
Summarize relevant information regarding the business and its history.
Summarize the crisis. What stakeholders were involved? What actions did they take? What were the results of those actions?
Explain the legal and ethical issues surrounding the crisis.
Include a minimum of four academic citations.
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.
You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.
Students should receive instructor feedback on this assignment by Topic 4.