MNGT 5990 codes of conduct.docx

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MNGT 5990 Corporate Responsibility and Society Codes of conduct analysis for companies Apple and Samsung Corporate ethic is a subset of applied ethics dealing with the ethical issues facing corporations and their officers. 1 Since not only individuals but also companies have to have some decision making about what is right behavior and what is not, it has been made easier by establishing some laws and rules to follow as for companies so as for individuals. As for Apple company, it has strong code of ethics. On their website it is clearly stated that they concentrate a lot on business integrity (such as preventing corruption, embezzlement bribery, extortion etc..), they concentrate on disclosure of information, on protection of intellectual property, on anonymous complaints in order to secure liberty for everyone to speak for themselves, it also concentrates in economic and social development to the sustainability in communities in which it operates, and also on sourcing the minerals properly. 2 Company is not only concentrated on profits motive but it pays more attention to meet higher moral standards. When reviewing Apple companies code of ethics it is very noticeable that it is written in order for everyone to understand it, it is very easy to read and this is a sign that this was put together in order to be accessible and understandable. It is easy for employees on every
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  • Spring '14
  • Barton,Ch
  • Ethics

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