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Ethical Business Challenge Describe the stakeholders involved in the ethical dilemma. What stake do they have in the situation? The stakeholders involved are Bill and Ahmed. If Bill were to be caught, then they will be making the decisions on what will happen to him. Ahmed’s stake in the situation is his decision on whether he wants to tell on Bill or stay quiet. Ahmed could get in trouble by the university for knowing about this operation as well. Are Bill’s action an ethical issue, a legal issue, or both? Explain your reasoning. Bill’s actions can be both an ethical issue and legal issue. The legal issue revolves around Bill getting pirated music, movies, and books for free. Also, legal Bill is hacking into other student's accounts and using their account to burn the pirated media onto CDs. Another legal issue that Bill is not worried about is stealing from the owners of the media which he is not paying for. Bill is not acting ethical, nor

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