MGT320 – Lau, T., & Johnson, L. (2014). The legal and ethical environment of business, v. 2.0. Irvington, NY: Flat World Knowledge. ISBN-13:9781453356968
Discuss a current ethical issue in the business world that arises out of intellectual property. Research and discuss at least one case to illustrate the ethical issue. Some questions to consider include:
- Why is it important to protect intellectual property?
- How can intellectual property be protected?
- Do intellectual protections ever go “too far”?
- What is the proper balance between content producers and the public good?