Intellectual, and personal property

  1. List two characteristics each of real, intellectual, and personal property. Do owners of real, intellectual, and
    personal property each have the same rights under the law? List how each type of property is treated under the
    law. Explain why it is in the best interest of society to treat these types of property the same or differently.
    2.Read the article Governance in the Spotlight: What the Sarbanes-Oxley Act Means for YouPreview the
    document. In this article the author outlines provisions companies are now required to implement. Consider the
    requirements imposed by Sarbanes-Oxley on corporate boards of directors. Do small businesses and privately
    held companies have ethical duties? If so, to whom would they owe this duty? Employees? Customers?
    Vendors? Should the law impose ethical requirements on small businesses or privately held companies or can
    the marketplace police unethical business behavior? Provide support to justify your position.
    3.Internet domain names are linked to trademark issues. Technology makes it easy to copy and distribute
    music and movies without paying royalties. Business conducted on the internet raise security and privacy
    issues. What legal concerns are raised by these issues? Predict which of these issues will be of major concern
    in the future in regard to the law and business practices.
    4.How do governments attempt to control foreign businesses operating within their borders? When U.S.
    companies do business in other countries, what issues do they face? Describe the responsibilities and ethical
    concerns that you feel are important for U.S. companies to consider when doing business in other countries

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