BUS212 Foundations of Business
Week 5 Assignment
Ethical Violations within Business
Purpose of Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is for students to gain an understanding of what impacts an ethical violation has on a business and how a business can avoid making poor ethical decisions.
Create a 1,050-word report discussing the following information (Please use separate headings/paragraphs for each bullet point listed):
Choose a company that has been in the news for ethical violation(s) within the past 5 years.
Review what consequences came about due to the ethical violation(s).
Explain the ethical violation(s} and what made it unethical.
Discuss why their ethical violation(s) did or did not violate the law.
Explain how a set of ethical standards within the company could have prevented the ethical violation(s).
Cite at least two references, at least one of which must come from the University Library.
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