Essay on Law and Ethics in the Business Environment

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Question 1 4 out of 4 points Correct The best example of a source for virtue ethics for a business is Answer Selected Answer: the corporate mission statement. Correct Answer: the corporate mission statement. Question 2 4 out of 4 points Correct All of the following are considered exceptions to the general rule that there is no duty to rescue except: Answer Selected Answer: Witnessing an accident – this creates a duty to step in and help the injured Correct Answer: Witnessing an accident – this creates a duty to step in and help the injured Question 3 0 out of 4 points Incorrect Select the best definition of ethics: Answer Selected Answer: a fairly clear cut set of guides for decision making.…show more content…
hire and fire management and select and appoint a chief executive Answer Selected Answer: III only Correct Answer: III only Question 7 0 out of 4 points Incorrect According to Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, which of the following is not a reason to allow corporations the right to spend money and advertise for political candidates? Answer Selected Answer: Political speech is the most important, and most protected, speech that exists. It is crucial to the democratic process that political speech be encouraged and heard. Correct Answer: The immense wealth of a corporation allows it to be the most accurate in providing messages to people. Question 8 0 out of 4 points Incorrect Under the legal doctrine of “employment at will” an employee can be lawfully terminated from her job for: I. wearing a shirt that clashes with her suit II. any non-discriminatory reason III. complaining about illegal activity in the workplace IV. only for good cause Answer Selected Answer: b. II only Correct Answer: c. I and II Question 9 4 out of 4 points Correct There are several reasons why whistleblowing may not be protected on an international level. These include: Answer Selected Answer: Collective or collaborative cultures may frown on whistleblowing instead of working together to fix a problem. Correct Answer: Collective or collaborative cultures may frown on
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