BUS 309 QUIZ 9 (4)

BUS 309 QUIZ 9 (4)

Author: Christine Farr


Which act provides sweeping new legal protection for employees who report possible securities fraud, making it unlawful for companies to “discharge, demote, suspend, threaten, harass, or in any other manner discriminate against” them?

A whistle-blower

Conflicts of interest may exist when employees have financial investments

Some writers deny that employees have any obligation of loyalty to the company, because

Whistle-blowing involves exposing activities that are

When an employee’s interests are likely to interfere with the employee’s ability to exercise proper judgment on behalf of the organization, what exists?

The Donald Wohlgemuth case shows that

Shaw and Barry mention three arguments for legally protecting trade secrets. Which of these is one of them?

According to the Supreme Court,

Inside traders ordinarily defend their actions by claiming that they don’t injure

In the 1997 case of U.S. v. Hagan, the Supreme Court found that Hagan

The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)

To resolve difficult moral dilemmas, the better we understand the exact ramifications of the alternatives—the more likely we are

The use of one’s official position for what always raises moral concerns and questions?

U.S. companies have a history of paying off foreign officials for business favors. Such acts were declared illegal by

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