Napster is an example of what type of intellectual property theft?
Misappropriation of trade secrets has been a federal crime since
The passage of the Constitution
The passage of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act
The Economic Espionage Act of 1996
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Which of the following are factors used to determine if a use is fair?
Purpose of the Use
Nature of the Work
Potential Market Impact
All of the Above
In a lawsuit for copyright infringement, a defendant can avoid liability by successfully arguing _________, based on the notion that the free flow of ideas sometimes requires quoting or borrowing from a copyrighted work.
Which of the following would best describe the difference between the law and ethics?
Ethics provides for a set of rules for behavior and Law is unwritten forms of rules.
Laws are rules that may be broken, Ethics are punishments.
Laws are “what a person must do,” and ethics addresses “what a person should do.”
Ethics are always connected to laws.
The philosophy of noted economist, Milton Friedman, on the issue of “free market ethics” was:
Decisions regarding such social problems should be addressed by governments in the political arena and funded by tax dollars.
A decision by corporate managers to aid society is, in effect, theft of stockholders’ resources.
It is wrong for managers to use corporate resources to deal with problems in society at large.
All of the above.
Assuming a business ethical dilemma, which statement best illustrates Gilligan approach suggested in her theory of “The Ethics of Care”?
individual rights and justice for all
applies only to women and not men
care and responsibility to others
obedience to independent moral rules or duties
Which of the following views on outsourcing would be consistent with the free market ethics approach advocated by Milton Friedman?
Outsourcing is detrimental to the economy because it limits profitability.
Outsourcing decreases efficiency and productivity.
Outsourcing enhances competitiveness, modernization, and bigger market opportunities.
Automating processes and replacing workers is unethical since it does not serve a greater good.