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1) Identify Audencia’s (Management school in Nantes, France) different stakeholders and draw a map emphazing on their importance and on their commitment to the organization and to global responsibility. 2) Identify 5 priorities for Audencia in the field of global responsibility and propose concrete action plans for each priority.

Can a presenter really change his/her image from presentation to presentation? If so, how? Is it ethical? Try to think of an example in which this might happen or has happened. What are/were the results?

Discuss two differences between social responsibility and corporate responsibility.

Ethics & Integrity

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A novice author wrote a moving memoir and was lucky enough to be included in the book club list of a reputable talk show host. As a result, the memoir was an overnight success. Shortly after, it was discovered that some fundamental details of the memoir were fabricated. The publisher provided a refund to those

You have recently been hired by Jenny and Brad as corporate controller. After being on the job 6 months, you are given a raise and additional responsibilities in other commonly owned corporations. One of you responsibilities is being the check signer. You notice that you are signing checks payable to Design Emporium (a local, pricey

Read “The Recalcitrant Director at Byte Products, Inc.: Corporate Legality Versus Corporate Responsibility,” Case 1 in your text (pages 1-1 through 1-7, Appendix 15a, page 365). 1. What is the most important problem facing the Byte Products, Inc.? 2. What recommendation(s) would you make to Mr. Elliot, and in what order of priorities? 3. How

Responsibility for actions

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WorldCom Corporation, the second largest telecommunications company in the United States, became the largest bankruptcy in history due to financial reporting irregularities and misstatements of nearly $7 billion. WorldCom’s controller, director of general accounting, and director of management reporting all pleaded guilty to financial reporting fraud. These employees all stated that they were ordered by

“Drug use is information that is rightfully private and only in exceptional cases can an employer claim a right to know about such use.” Defend or oppose this statement. How is your response to this consistent with the moral philosophy described below; and if it is not consistent with that philosophy, explain why it is

– Identified and analyzed 3 roles of ethics as it relates to judgment and decision making in accounting and financial reporting. – Gave examples of situations where they were not present. – Assess the value created by ethics.

What are the principles of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct? What types of actions might be considered legal, yet unethical? Why is it necessary to have a code of conduct for accountants and auditors?