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Chapter 23: Plant Assets and Depreciation

Extend: Matter of Ethics

Who Will They Believe?

  • In many cases, employees who know of wrongdoing in the workplace do not report it because they fear employer retaliation and the loss of their job.
  • Using your favorite search engine, find out what "whistleblower" protections are provided by law. Choose one of the following topics and prepare a brief written report.
    • The Whistleblower Provisions of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002
    • Environmental Whistleblowers
  • Given these protections, why do you think many employees still choose not to report wrongdoings?
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