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1) Ethics can be defined as the study of a) What constitutes right and wrong behavior 2) Business ethics focuses on a) what constitutes ethical behavior in the business world 3) One way in which businesses can better promote ethical behavior in the  workplace is to institute a) ethical codes and training programs 4) Which act requires companies to set up confidential systems so that "red flags"  can be raised about suspected illegal and unethical business practices? a) The Sarbanes-Oxley Act 5) Two fundamental approaches to ethical reasoning in a business environment are a) the duty-based and outcome-based approaches 6) Duty-based ethical standards often derive from a) principles rooted in religion 7) The primary focus of utilitarian ethics is the a) outcome of actions 8) One reason that businesspersons may find it difficult to comply with the law is  that a) gray areas in the law make it difficult to tell how the law will be  applied to a specific business situation 9) The basic purpose of tort law is to a) provide remedies for the invasion of protected interests 10) In order to commit an intentional tort, a person must cause harm and a) intend to commit the act that caused harm 11) The person who commits a tort is known as a) a tortfeasor 12) Which of the following  is not  a defense available to a person who is sued for  assault and battery? a) Lack of consent 13) If you are a victim of false imprisonment, a) you are confined or restrained by another person intentionally  and without justification 14) If Sal sends Max an e-mail message telling Max that his wife has been killed in a  car accident, and Sal knows this is untrue, Max may be able to sue Sal for a) infliction of emotional distress 15) If you commit defamation, you injure a) a person's good reputation
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16) Which of the following  is not  an element of the tort of wrongful interference with a  contractual relationship? a) This third party must unintentionally cause one of the parties to  break the contract. 17)
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This note was uploaded on 06/22/2010 for the course BUS 11111 taught by Professor Grubbs,j during the Spring '10 term at Stephen F Austin State University.

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