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35_LEG 500 Law and Ethics in the Business Environment
$ 10.00

Select
a company that has been the subject of a product liability lawsuit in the last five
(5) years. Research the lawsuit using an online legal data base such as loislaw
and / or lexisnexis.



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Write
a six to eight (6-8) page paper in which you:


 

Describe the company and the product safety issue that led to the lawsuit.

 

Discuss the legal theories used by the plaintiff to recover in this lawsuit, how the lawsuit
     was resolved, and why you agree with the decision in the case.


Describe the changes that have taken place in the company to ensure greater safety of
     this product or its products, including specific policies that the company
     has put in place to protect consumers and end users who purchase and use its
     product.

 

Discuss which regulatory agency oversees the particular industry the company is in, how
     it ensures quality assurance and compliance, how it addresses product
     safety, and how the company in question can work with the regulatory
     agency to improve operations and product safety.

 

Make recommendations  to the company about avoiding future lawsuits and discuss the ethical
     theories you would use to support your advice.


Cite at least three (3) research official academic sources.


 

 

 

Your
assignment must follow these formatting requirements:


 

Be typed, double
     spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all
     sides; references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with
     your professor for any additional instructions.

 

Include a cover
     page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the
     professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the
     reference page are not included in the required page length.ALSO AN ABSTRACT


 

 

 

The
specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:


 

Analyze laws
     relative to product safety and liability.

 

Use technology
     and information resources to research issues in law, ethics, and corporate
     governance.

 

Write clearly
     and concisely about law, ethics, and corporate governance using proper
     writing mechanics.


 

 

 

Grading
for this assignment will be based on answer quality, logic / organization of
the paper, and language and writing skills, using the following rubric.

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