Plutonium Company Plutonium was an Internet start-up company founded in 1988 at the beginning of the technology boom. One of the largest problems for Plutonium was developing the technological systems necessary to support the rapidly expanding user base. Furthermore, due to rapid expansion in the recent years, many of its systems had been added hastily, resulting in poor integration and eroding data integrity. As a result, the CEO of Plutonium announced an initiative to integrate all systems and increase the quality of internal data. In compliance with this initiative, Plutonium purchased an expensive and complex billing system called Gateway, which […]
Real Property or Intellectual Property issues Week 4- Contracts, Real Property or Intellectual Property issues You will conduct a case analysis covering Contracts, Real Property or Intellectual Property issues on the organization selected for the course project. Use this Case Analysis format for the Weeks Course Project Cases: 1. Read and understand the case or question assigned. Show your Analysis and Reasoning and make it clear you understand the material. Be sure to incorporate the concepts of the chapter we are studying to show your reasoning. Dedicate at least one heading to each following outline topic: Parties [Identify the plaintiff […]
Legal political and ethical detention of business Only need one page. What are the potential far-reaching effects of the Court’s decision? What are the ethical implications of the Court’s ruling? http://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2017/01/19/510467679/the-slants-fighting-for-the-right-to-rock-a-racial-slurLinks to an external site. http://www.forbes.com/sites/legalentertainment/2017/01/20/a-review-of-the-supreme-courts-questions-and-comments-in-slants-case-indicates-a-split-decision/ Links to an external site. http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/06/19/533514196/the-slants-win-supreme-court-battle-over-bands-name-in-trademark-disputeLinks to an external site. https://www.forbes.com/sites/jesscollen/2017/06/19/did-the-supreme-court-just-approve-a-big-fu-to-the-trademark-community/#61fead33ca73Links to an external site.
Enron Corporation Enron Corporation began as a small natural gas distributor and, over the course of 15 years, grew to become the seventh largest company in the United States. Soon after the federal deregulation of natural gas pipelines in 1985, Enron was born by the merging of Houston Natural Gas and InterNorth, a Nebraska pipeline company. Initially, Enron was merely involved in the distribution of gas, but it later became a market maker in facilitating the buying and selling of futures of natural gas, electricity, broadband, and other products. However, Enron’s continuous growth eventually came to an end as a […]
Careers in Finance Finance Careers in Finance Finance is an exciting field in need of intelligent, skilled people. The job opportunities range from corporate finance; financial planning; investment banking; insurance; and real estate from individuals, institutions, government, and businesses. Finance managers acquire, spend, and manage money and other financial assets. Use the Internet and / or Strayer Resource Center to research career options within the field of finance. Consider the Bureau of Labor Statistics Website, and the Websites of finance professional associations such as the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP), Society of Financial Service Professionals (SFSP), The National Association for […]
Money and banking Assignment: The Federal Reserve Due Week 8 and worth 200 points The Federal Reserve offers to the general public numerous publications available at the website of the Federal Reserve Board here. The Federal Reserve Board testimonies, press releases, monetary policy reports, the Beige Book, and a variety of other publications offer a detailed assessment of current economic activity, financial markets, and the monetary policy tools used to promote economic activity and preserve price stability. Go to the website of the Federal Reserve Board at www.federalreserve.gov and find the section describing monetary policy tools. Explore conventional and non-conventional […]
Employment law issues One page is required for this assignment. The Dodd-Frank law was intended to correct perceived wrongs which resulted in the 2008 financial crisis and its aftermath. However, many now believe that it either was too broad or its provisions are outdated. Please read the articles below. What do you think? https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/22/business/congress-passes-dodd-frank-rollback-for-smaller-banks.html (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. https://www.brookings.edu/research/no-dodd-frank-was-neither-repealed-nor-gutted-heres-what-really-happened/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. https://www.cnbc.com/2018/05/24/trump-signs-bank-bill-rolling-back-some-dodd-frank-regulations.html (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. https://www.investors.com/politics/editorials/dodd-frank-refrom/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
Company CoCa-Cola Once again, your team is the key financial management team for your company. The company’s CEO is now looking to expand its operations by investing in new property, plant, and equipment. Your team recently calculated the WACC for your company, which will now be useful in evaluating the project’s effectiveness. You are now asked to do some capital budgeting analysis that will determine whether the company should invest in these new plant assets. The parameters for this project are: Your team will be using the same company for this project that you used in the Week 3 project. […]
real-life fraud case Your objective is to apply the fraud examination concepts and objectives learned in this course to a real-life fraud case. Guidelines Frauds are reported in local and national newspapers on an almost daily basis. Please consider several resources, and research any notable fraud case to address the topics noted below. Then, please write an analysis (2,000–3,500 words) that analyzes this fraud in relation to the course material. Your paper should be submitted as an APA-formatted Word document (and the cover and reference pages are not included in the word count). In your paper, you should describe and […]
Customer Profitability Our study this week focuses on customer profitability. Review Exhibit 6-6 in the text (Comprehensive Customer Operating Income Statement). Do you believe this level of detail is effective? Select a company with which that you are familiar. Review Exhibit 6-7. How would you describe that company along the dimensions in the chart (i.e., types of customer, cost to serve and net margin realized). Identify another company in the same industry that fits the description on the other side of the continuum. What are some of the specific challenges of the low-price company? What are some of the specific […]