Your boss owns 2,000
shares of stock of one of the vendors, his wife works for another vendor, and
he is on the procurement selection committee for the project.
A third vendor in
contention for this project has offered everyone on your team tickets to the
hockey game this weekend in the company box with dinner included.
Your stock broker is
recommending the purchase of a technology mutual fund that contains stock
belonging to several of the vendors in contention.
In your opinion, are
there any ethics violations in these three scenarios? For each scenario, is
there a way to avoid the ethics conflict? What do you see as the legal
ramifications of your alternatives on the effectiveness of the project? Will the
alternatives positively or negatively affect the effort?
Not more than 2
pages. Use 1-3 APA References.