Essay on Riordan

739 Words Oct 29th, 2010 3 Pages
Riordan Manufacturing Company is a successful company specializing in plastic molds. They have been in business for over 14 years, employing 550 personal and are considered to be a Fortune 100 company. Dr. Michael Riordan, a chemistry professor, founded Riordan industries. They gross over 46 million a year and have revenue of over 1 billion. There facilities are located in San Jose, California, Albany, Georgia, Pontiac, Michigan, and Hang Zhou, China. Some of their major buyers consist of automotive pats manufacturers, aircraft manufacturers, department of defense, beverage makers, bottlers, and appliance manufacturers. E - Business presents a great opportunity to and organization to increase sales and enter into a much larger …show more content…
Any business should be carefully thought out, but an e-business is can turn into a problematic issue. Riordan will not only have to deal with local/national laws but international laws as well. There are many different laws that come into play but some of the more important ones fall into Ethical laws, Privacy and security laws, copyright laws, Digital laws, and taxation laws. -Ethical Laws deal with ethics. These laws deal with the ethical behavior of business online. These are especially important to online pharmacy and/or stores. -Privacy and security laws are probably one of the most important. Maintaning the privacy of the customers and business is important to all. These laws pertain to safeguarding the customer's information and security of their personal information. -Tax laws are especially important in knowing and understanding because there are so many different pertaining to different aspects. The business needs to know and understand exactly how to conduct and tax according the laws set before them.

Copyright law protects the original works of authorship; this includes literature and audio. Copyright law prevents unauthorized copying and/ or distribution. With that being said there are many different aspects of an E-business website that can be protected under the copyright law. These items can be images, photographs, sounds, etc.