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Legal and ethical issues in acquisitions

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Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Acquisitions (Libraries) -- Moral and ethical aspects,
    • Library science -- Moral and ethical aspects,
    • Library legislation -- United States,
    • Librarians -- Professional ethics

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKatina Strauch, Bruce Strauch, editors.
      ContributionsStrauch, Katina P., 1946-, Strauch, Bruce.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ689 .L43 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination146 p. :
      Number of Pages146
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1875811M
      ISBN 101560240075
      LC Control Number90035841

      With coverage of both legal and ethical issues, this text gives you the foundation to handle common health care challenges in everyday practice. Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professions, 4 th Edition includes practice cases specifically developed for key allied health programs along with enhanced pedagogical content. Additionally, it features a variety of exercises to help reinforce content from the book. Ethical Standards ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct “A lawyer, as a member of the legal profession, is a representative of clients, an officer of the legal system and a public citizen having special responsibility for the quality of justice.” Texas Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct.

        Ethical Issues Today. A generation ago, both the tax code and the financial products and services available were simpler than they are today. For example, if someone wanted to buy stock, a. For very detailed discussions of both technological and non-technological ethical issues that face IT pros from systems admins to programmers to ISPs, see Stephen Northcutt's book IT Ethics.

        But even as the industry remains relevant and beneficial to the current society, it has to treat the ethical issues raised as a matter of urgency. A sustainable business practice would not only benefit the consumers and the society but also ensure a continued operation by the cosmetic companies within a sustainable environment. Potential Legal or Ethical Issues Business Owners Face. In addition to the marketing, financial, human resources and other challenges small-business owners face, legal and ethical issues of operating a business loom as another stumbling block. Knowing your legal responsibilities, as well as following a code of ethics.


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Legal and Ethical Issues in Acquisitions features: an overview of antitrust issues in publishing ; practical suggestions for communicating with publishers ; a discussion of the acquisitions librarian’s role in dealing with charitable contributions ; a look at the issues involved in the purchase of new technologiesAuthor: Linda S Katz.

1st Edition Published on Octo by Routledge Here is a timely new book on the pressing legal and ethical issues that are faced by librarians on a dail Legal and Ethical Issues in Acquisitions - 1st Edition - Linda S Katz. The authors feel that many of the principles in the codes of conduct apply in mergers and acquisitions of accounting practices.

The parties to a merger transaction must ensure that the principles of the code of conduct are not overlooked in merger and sale transactions.

This article will focus on the following eight ethical issues. This chapter analyzes the topic of acquisitions and mergers from the perspectives of utilitarian ethics and rights theory, and discusses the ethical issues involving hostile takeovers and the attempts that have been made to prevent : Robert W.

McGee. Practically every article that has ever been written about the economic, legal or ethical aspects of acquisitions and mergers has proceeded to discuss the topic from the viewpoint of the.

Guide to Ethics in Acquisitions provides an historical perspective on ethics related to acquisitions of library materials and gives practical examples of situations that require thoughtful consideration of ethical behavior.

Ethical issues include: conflict of interest, vendor relations, intellectual freedom, access, and; privacy. The Guide also.

With the recent rash of mergers and friendly and unfriendly takeovers, two important issues have not received sufficient attention as questionable ethical practices.

One has to do with the rights of employees affected in mergers and acquisitions and the second concerns the responsibilities of shareholders during these activities. Although employees are drastically affected by a merger or an. Abstract. The merger mania of the s put top corporate management on the defensive as predators sought takeover targets.

Hostile takeover activity has dissipated in recent years, for a variety of reasons, but the ethical issues surrounding acquisitions and mergers and the ethically questionable conduct that is often involved remain as relevant as ever. Practically every article that has ever been written about the economic, legal or ethical aspects of acquisitions and mergers has proceeded to discuss the topic from the viewpoint of the initiators, the predators, to use a pejorative term.

Very little has been written about the individuals who try to prevent an acquisition or a merger. This latest flap is only the tip of an iceberg concerning ethical questions surrounding Facebook and legal ones as well. The fact is that Facebook’s underlying business model itself is troublesome: offer free services, collect user’s private information, then monetize.

Summary: Chapters, written by librarians, lawyers, accountants, and business people, discuss the question of acquisitions from a variety of view points.

Among the topics covered are the balancing of fiscal and ethical demands, the question of obscenity, charitable contributions and discard practice. Corporate mergers and acquisitions are undertaken with the belief that the combined companies will be able to grow more rapidly and be competitively stronger than they were as independent companies.

The management teams of both companies face ethical dilemmas prior to beginning the merger, as negotiations proceed and. proposed acquisition, it is vital to involve counsel at an early stage to assist in identifying potential legal issues at a time when they are best resolved as well in structuring and negotiating the transaction.

As acquisitions become increasingly transactional because of the relaxation of trade barriers, the growth. This article will examine some of the ethical and legal issues correctional nurses must address in their practice. Ethical Concerns For the nurse in a traditional medical setting, ethical decisions occur occasionally and at times the nurse may face ethical dilemmas.

In contrast, the correctional nurse may face ethical situations daily. The ethical issues in business take different shapes than in schools or the home, even though they stem from the same impulses.

It takes effort to keep a company ethical, but it's worth it. Going to the dark side can destroy a firm's reputation, and even lead to lawsuits or criminal charges. An important rule to remember during the pre-acquisition phase is that considering culture is a vital aspect of successfully merging ethics and compliance programs.

Another critical rule to remember throughout the merger-and-acquisition process is that addressing ethics and compliance issues as they arise is necessary to avoid later pitfalls. Last week, the Rabin Martin Book Club discussed the impact of HeLa cells and the ethical issues related to informed consent in medical practice.

As a striking contrast to the immeasurable good made possible through research on HeLa cells, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks offers a poignant depiction of the deep injustices she and her family.

The combination of cheap debt, low organic growth prospects and high corporate cash reserves is fueling record M&A activity, with poised to become a banner year for the market, according to an October report by RR Donnelly and Mergermarket. With US$ trillion worth of deals being inked in the first three quarters of – up 21 per cent on the first three quarters of   Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals, Third Edition provides the reader with a clear understanding of the law and ethics as it relates to health care dilemmas.

The practical application of ethics in the health care setting is accomplished by interspersing the thoughts of great minds through Quotes and the real world of Newspaper Reviews: Issues of privacy, informed consent, access to hospitalized or residential care patients, access to medical records or inclusion in conferences with healthcare staff, competency and decision making about care, especially end-of-life care may lead to complex, ethical conflicts or.

Discussing the main ethical and legal issues here should make clear that there is not a one-size-fits-all solution to solving the problems that present themselves when collecting social media.

Yet, archivists and researchers face sizable ethical and legal considerations when making collecting, research, and publishing decisions.Legal & Ethical Issues that Health Care Professionals Face. Health care professionals practice in an environment that is complex, with many regulations, laws and standards of practice.

Performing an abortion is legal but may not be considered ethical by other health care professionals or .Words7 Pages. Ethical and Legal Issues with Mergers and Acquisitions The legal and ethical issues that should be considered before merger would be composing the team after the merger, pre-selection and selection of persons, and conducting full due diligence.

Merging two companies consist of a plethora of rules and regulations, such as processes that are required and what is permissible.