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1/24/2017Topic Print View(NEXT(73feebc963))/Main/CourseMode/Topic/TopicPrintView.ed?topicID=9000009724309&sortBy=Title&sortOrder=As…1/45Which do you believe presents the greatest threat to civil society: a corporation that commits crimes (e.g., murder,environmental crimes, or bribery), or persons who commit crimes that harm businesses (e.g., embezzlement,fraud, or larceny)? Defend your response, using at least one example from current events.Guided Response:Respond to at least two of your fellow students’ posts in a substantive manner. Some ways to do this include thefollowing, though you may choose a different approach, providing your response is substantive:Review the posts made by your peers.In response to your peers, first identify a nontraditional or creative way inwhich a corporation might be punished for committing a crime. Then discuss the consequences of implementingthat punishment to the example used by your peer.Carefully review theDiscussion Forum Grading Rubricfor the criteria that will be used to evaluate this DiscussionThread.Ashford 3: Week 2 Discussion 1ResponseAuthorDate/TimeImportant Message About EarlyDiscussion Board PostsInstructor Muniak10/20/2016 11:42:56 AMAs you know, each week begins on Tuesday and ends the following Monday.Accordingly, please note that any student posts made prior to the first day of eachweek will be administratively deleted. Doing so avoids the awkwardness anddisjointedness of having multiple week discussions - and/or all of the classdiscussions - at the same time. Thanks for your anticipated compliance with this important classroom policy. ProfWill MuniakProf Post Week 2Instructor Muniak10/20/2016 11:50:10 AMWelcome to Week 2 of the Legal Environment of Business.During Week 2, we will examine torts, criminal law, and consumer protection law(specifically, product liability). These are each different substantive areas of lawthat are relevant to business and business persons.A tort is a civil wrong. Torts can arise from negligent or intentional acts or omissions,and often results in a plaintiff filing a civil complaint seeking the court‛s help toresolve some form of harm caused by another person or business. In civil law, it is upto the injured party to bring the case to court.Generally speaking, there are three basic types of torts in this country:Crimes That Harm Business Versus Crimes Committed by BusinessResponses
1/24/2017Topic Print View(NEXT(73feebc963))/Main/CourseMode/Topic/TopicPrintView.ed?topicID=9000009724309&sortBy=Title&sortOrder=As…2/45Generally speaking, there are three basic types of torts in this country:1. Negligent acts or omissions;2. Intentional acts; and3. Strict liability.