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What are the professional codes of ethics?
- That recent years have revealed extensive development of group standards for ethical conduct.
–ABA Code of Professional Ethics
- Unethical conduct can lead to additional regulation such as Sarbanes-Oxley and can greatly hinder a huge thriving company.
What are organizational codes of ethics?
- Most large business organizations now have codes of ethics (a/k/a codes of conduct)
–Provide values to be observed by all employees and management personnel.
- The Business Roundtable’s list of topics that organizational codes of business ethics should cover.