Homework

Homework Questions? Ask a Tutor for Answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Homework

Legal and etichal enviromnent of business

Customer Question
Read these landmark cases: Heart of...
Read these landmark cases:

Heart of Atlanta Hotel v. U.S.
(http://caselaw.lp.findlaw.com/scripts/getcase.pl?navby=case&court=US&vol=379&page=241)

Katzenbach v. McClung
(http://caselaw.lp.findlaw.com/scripts/getcase.pl?court=US&vol=379&invol=294),

These cases upheld the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as being a constitutional exercise of Congressional power under the Commerce Clause of the U.S. Constitution. The leisure group of BSSL owns and operates several hotels and casinos, one of which is "The Queen of The Nile" casino, on the Mississippi River waterfront in New Orleans. This Egyptian themed hotel and casino is quite popular with Arab-Americans and visitors who are citizens of nations in the Middle East and Northern Africa.
Recent events in the Middle East have led to an increase in anti-Arab sentiment, and several fringe groups have actually resorted to violence against persons who appear or are believed to be of Middle Eastern decent and damage to properties they own or frequent. In recent weeks, BSSL and the hotel have received threats against the property and its guests via mail, phone, and e-mail. In response, BSSL has circulated a memo to employees advising them of the threats and has increased security patrols on the premises. Last night, one or more snipers shot at arriving and departing guests who appeared to be of Middle Eastern descent; two guests and one employee were injured and there was damage to several doors and windows near the hotel entrance.

Additional threats against the hotel have been received, threatening bombings and additional violence unless BSSL stops allowing persons believed to be Arab-Americans or others of Middle Eastern descent to stay at or visit the hotel property; several employees have claimed to be sick and have failed to appear at work this morning; Arab-American groups and others are threatening a boycott of BSSL products and services worldwide if the company acquiesces to the blackmail.

Discuss the legal and ethical considerations raised by this situation and make a recommendation to the Board as to what actions BSSL should take.
Submitted: 7 years ago.Category: Homework
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Homework Question
Answered in 1 hour by:
3/1/2010
Tutor: Research Expert, Lawyer replied 7 years ago
Research Expert
Category: Homework
Satisfied Customers: 9,534
Experience: UC Berkeley graduate, Hasting Law graduate, attended Graduate Theological Union before law school
Verified
The FBI says:
Investigating hate crimes—attacks motivated by bias—is our top civil rights priority because of the terrible toll it takes on communities and families. From
http://www.fbi.gov/hq/cid/civilrights/civilrts.htm
The Board should make sure the incidents were reported to the FBI civil rights and domestic terrorism divisions.

You wrote:

Additional threats against the hotel have been received, threatening bombings and additional violence unless BSSL stops allowing persons believed to be Arab-Americans or others of Middle Eastern descent to stay at or visit the hotel property;

The Board cannot cave in to those threats and start discriminating against people who look Arabian. Doing that would violate the Civil Rights Act.

The Board should announce that it supports the civil rights of all people, and will continue to provide casino and hotel services to all without any discrimination and will not be intimidated by threats made by ignorant racists.
Race is not a scientific concept, see
http://www.ncpa.org/sub/dpd/index.php?Article_ID=9581
Humans are all one species. Racists are obviously ignorant of that fact.

The board should continue to upgrade security to state of the art levels.

The board could consider offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of anyone responsible for shooting at the property or guests or employees.

I hope this information is helpful.
Ask Your Own Homework Question
Customer reply replied 7 years ago

can you make it 350 words>

Tutor: Research Expert, Lawyer replied 7 years ago
I cannot ethically do your homework assignment for you but I can help, which is what I tried to do. You can fill it out yourself by adding a few sentences abut how the board has to follow the law even if the better business decision in the short term might be to cave in the to the threats.

ethical considerations: endangering employees and guests by obeying the civil rights laws. but the board cannot let itself be blackmailed
Research Expert
Category: Homework
Satisfied Customers: 9,534
Experience: UC Berkeley graduate, Hasting Law graduate, attended Graduate Theological Union before law school
Verified
Research Expert and 87 other Homework Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Tutor: Research Expert, Lawyer replied 7 years ago
This answer is protected
Would you like to ask this question?
If you've already paid for this answer, simply Login.
Ask Research Expert Your Own Question
Research Expert
Research Expert
Research Expert, Lawyer
Category: Homework
Satisfied Customers: 9,534
9,534 Satisfied Customers
Experience: UC Berkeley graduate, Hasting Law graduate, attended Graduate Theological Union before law school

Research Expert is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

LogicPro

LogicPro

Engineer

5,731 satisfied customers

Expert in Java C++ C C# VB Javascript Design SQL HTML

Manal Elkhoshkhany

Manal Elkhoshkhany

Tutor

4,551 satisfied customers

More than 5000 online tutoring sessions.

Linda_us

Linda_us

Finance, Accounts & Homework Tutor

3,138 satisfied customers

Post Graduate Diploma in Management (MBA)

Chris M.

Chris M.

M.S.W. Social Work

2,636 satisfied customers

Master's Degree, strong math and writing skills, experience in one-on-one tutoring (college English)

F. Naz

F. Naz

Chartered Accountant

2,161 satisfied customers

Experience with chartered accountancy

Bizhelp

Bizhelp

CPA

1,887 satisfied customers

Bachelors Degree and CPA with Accounting work experience

Seanna

Seanna

Tutor

1,781 satisfied customers

3,000+ satisfied customers, all topics, A+ work

< Previous | Next >

Related Homework Questions
I need help writing 2 poems in spanish, The listening
The listening passage for this examination consists of two poems. You'll hear the poems three times. These poems are to be written in Spanish as you hear them spoken on the tape. The listening passage for this examination consists of two poems. You'll hear the poems three times. These poems are to be written in Spanish as you hear them spoken on the tape. http://lessons.pennfoster.com/vid/Listening-Comprehension_Side-A_EQ0850.mp3 … read more
Cher
Cher
JustAnswer Expert & Mentor;Teacher/Tutor
Masters Degree
1,381 satisfied customers
Answer, I am a paid member for service from Just Answer.I am
Dear Just Answer,I am a paid member for service from Just Answer.I am working in Excel. I need assistance in providing me a formula for totaling the number of similar numbers in a column of data (900+… read more
NPVAdvisor
NPVAdvisor
CFP Licensee and Practitioner
Master's Degree
180 satisfied customers
In an industrial setting, a pipe is plugged with fats, oils
In an industrial setting, a pipe is plugged with fats, oils and greases. Can you use steam, inside the pipe, to clear the plug? One coworker says yes, another says no. The reasoning behind the no is t… read more
David L.
David L.
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
6 satisfied customers
For LogicPro only: Design a C++ program in which a class
For LogicPro only: Design a C++ program in which a class should manage the free and allocated space. You should use a dynamic node implementation of link list to implement both lists for this assignme… read more
LogicPro
LogicPro
Engineer
Bachelor of Technology
5,731 satisfied customers
You can apply several different worksheets themes from which
You can apply several different worksheets themes from which tab? A.Insert, B. Home, C.File, or D. Page layout! Its not B What would be a situations in which you could use an excel chart to present yo… read more
GLENN
GLENN
Master of Mathematics
345 satisfied customers
6. How many worksheets display in the Excel window when you
6. How many worksheets display in the Excel window when you create a new blank workbook? A. 3 B. 2 C. 4 D. 1 Student Answer: A Answer: Incorrect Reference: Objective 2.17. What would be a situation in… read more
AnswersByEric
AnswersByEric
Software Developer
Associate Degree
38 satisfied customers
Question 18 of 20: Select the best answer for the question.
Question 18 of 20 : Select the best answer for the question. 18. What size paper should you use for a legal document? A. 3″ × 5″ B. 8½″ × 11″ C. 7¼″ × 10½″ D. 8½″ × 14″… read more
JA Engineer
JA Engineer
Broadcast Engineer
Diploma (Honors)
163 satisfied customers
I need help with Exam Number: 00701400 Lesson Name: General
I need help with Exam Number: 00701400Lesson Name: General Math I, Study Unit 2 Pennfoster test… read more
GLENN
GLENN
Master of Mathematics
345 satisfied customers
Answer all three questions and don't exceed 600 words for
Answer all three questions and don't exceed 600 words for each answer while using at least two references to support your answers for each question adopting APA citation in the text and in the referen… read more
F. Naz
F. Naz
Chartered Accountant
CA Finalist & Completed B.com
2,161 satisfied customers
QUESTION 1 A(n) _________________ policy are codified as
QUESTION 1A(n) _________________ policy are codified as standards and procedures that are used when configuring or maintaining systems.0.10000 points Save AnswerQUESTION 2In systems analysis and desig… read more
F. Naz
F. Naz
Chartered Accountant
CA Finalist & Completed B.com
2,161 satisfied customers
I need all the questions answered inthis pdf! I need all
I need all the questions answered inthis pdf! I need all sixty questions on all 21 pages answered!… read more
Steven, M.Acc.
Steven, M.Acc.
Instructor
Master\u0027s Degree
252 satisfied customers
Exam Number: 584002RR I need all t he questions answered in
Exam Number: 584002RR I need all t he questions answered in excel in this pdf file now! Asap!… read more
The-PC-Guy
The-PC-Guy
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
629 satisfied customers
How do you differentiate between an expression and an
How do you differentiate between an expression and an equation? Provide an example of each, where the two are either related to or similar to each other. … read more
GLENN
GLENN
Master of Mathematics
345 satisfied customers
Duane will use an open system LAN because he knows the open
Duane will use an open system LAN because he knows the open system will support varieties of hardware and software components made by different vendors. Steve will use a closed system LAN because he k… read more
Chris M.
Chris M.
M.S.W. Social Work
Master's Degree
2,636 satisfied customers
IT 278 Network Administration 1. Server roles and features
IT 278 Network Administration 1. Server roles and features can be added and updated through both a GUI installation and a Server Core installation. In a short essay, explain how to use Windows PowerSh… read more
David L.
David L.
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
6 satisfied customers
For LogicPro only. need help with this debugging to input it
For LogicPro only.need help with this debugging to input it into raptor// A high school is holding a recycling competition // This program allows a user to enter a student's // year in school (1 throu… read more
LogicPro
LogicPro
Engineer
Bachelor of Technology
5,731 satisfied customers
I need the answer key to penn american literature, 986174RR
I need the answer key to penn foster american literature, 986174RR 986175RR 986176RR 986177RR 986178RR … read more
GLENN
GLENN
Master of Mathematics
345 satisfied customers
For LogicPro only * Reading data strings from a file *
For LogicPro only* Reading data strings from a file * Convert from int based container to templates or generics based * Accommodate dynamic resizing using this algorithm: 1. Starting with a dynamic si… read more
LogicPro
LogicPro
Engineer
Bachelor of Technology
5,731 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x