EMBA 402 - Legal, Ethical and Social Responsibilities of Leadership
An examination of the social responsibilities of organizational leaders. An overview of the United States legal and political systems and governmental regulation as they relate to modern business practice. Topics covered include contracts, sales and product liability, labor relations, business organizations and others. Using cases and role playing, student groups consider contemporary examples of organizations’ ability to attend to various constituencies, including customers, employees, stockholders, and the community. Emphasis is placed on managers’ decisions with respect to the natural environment and on the challenges of transacting business in a global market place with a diversity of ethical standards.
Prerequisite(s)/Course Notes: Open only to matriculated Zarb School of Business EMBA students.