3.1 Based on your readings for the first three weeks, what is the single most
important thing that a leader should keep in mind when considering legal risks to
I think planning and prevention or provision will be the most important
1.2 What steps could a risk manager for an organization take to identify the frequency
and severity of occurrence of common legal risks in these areas?
Risk management is a structured approach to managing uncertainty related
to a threat, which minimizes b
Edith J. Esquilin
Corporate Compliance Report
University of Phoenix
July 14, 2008
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), became law in 1996.
It requires health care providers, insurance companies and others involved in he
2.1 How does an organization identify risks in the areas of tort, criminal, and property law to
which it is exposed in operations?
Tort law is a civil wrong, other than a contract violation, that concerns to accidental or
intentional harm to people or pro
Basic Principles of Contract Law
Contract law definition- Laws pertaining to an agreement between two or more parties that
creates in each party a duty to do or not do something and a right to performance of the other's
duty or a remedy for the breach of