List two characteristics each of real, intellectual, and
personal property. Do owners of real, intellectual, and personal property
each have the same rights under the law? List how each type of property
is treated under the law. Explain why it is in the best interest of society to
treat these types of property the same or differently.
Consider the requirements imposed by Sarbanes-Oxley on
corporate boards of directors. Do small businesses and privately held companies
have ethical duties? If so, to whom would they owe this duty? Employees?
Customers? Vendors? Should the law impose ethical requirements on small
businesses or privately held companies or can the marketplace police unethical
business behavior? Provide support to justify your position.
Part I List two characteristics each of real, intellectual, and personal propert