Nron Corporation (former NYSE ticker symbol ENE)
Using computers, the Internet, and other resources, research the activities of the Enron Corporation (Enron), its officers, and its agents (auditors and sellers of securities). Using all the material presented thus far in the course, analyze the activities you researched.
You are to write a 3-4 page report that answers the following:
Describe how Enron could have been structured differently to avoid such activities.
Discuss whether Enronas officers acted within the scope of their authority.
Describe the corporate culture at Enron.
Discuss two alleged irregularities in the actions between sellers of securities and Enron.
Discuss whether or not Enron was liable for the actions of its agents and employees.
The format of the report is to be as follows:
Typed, double spaced, Times New Roman font (size 12), one inch margins on all sides, APA format.
Type the question followed by your answer to the question.
In addition to the 3-4 pages required, a title page is to be included. The title page is to contain the title of the assignment, your name, the instructoras name, the course title, and the date.
Please submit the paper into the dropbox under the Week 4: Assignment 1 tab.
NOTE: You will be graded on the quality of your answers, the logic/organization of the report, your language skills, and your writing skills.
The assignment will be graded using the following rubric:
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A· Differentiate between civil law and criminal law and describe the various classifications of crimes.
A· Use technology and information resources to research issues in business law.