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Amazon Asks for Block on Shareholder Hate Speech Proposal

By: Lissa Marie Dewindt This post contains content from the Independant.com article: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/amazon-asks-for-block-on-shareholder-hate-speech-proposal-amazon-hate-speech-diversity-hiring-block-b1794295.html Over the past decade shareholder lawsuits continue rising, and here’s one of the reasons why.  Big Corporations have failed to execute the shareholder’s Legal Rights and Safeguards.  According to Independant.com, “Seattle-based Amazon com Inc. has asked federal ...

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Ifeoma Ozoma’s Crusade to Lift the Legal Smoke Screen on Equity in Technology

Non-disclosure agreements, also known as NDAs, are everywhere in our culture. From politics to business, NDAs have aimed to protect reputations, sensitive information, and even corporations. But, in recent news, it has become clear that the common-place utilization of NDAs to sugarcoat the workplace is coming to an end. Suprisingly, ...

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Implications of the Dow Drop as Omicron Variant Appears

Clare LaPine Wibiralske – Global Corporate Citizenship Dow Records Worst Drop of 2021 as New Coronavirus Variant Rattles Global Market – Written by Aaron Gregg on November 26, 2021 The DOW (Dow Jones Industrial Average) suffered the largest drop of the year on Friday, dropping 905.04 points. The news of ...

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Amazon Staten Island Workers Withdraw Request for Union Vote

Last week, there was a presentation on the strike of Amazon employees in Germany, and following that topic, I have read an article on Amazon Staten Island workers’ withdrawal request for union vote election because Amazon rejected their signage was inadequate to reach the threshold required.Mr. Smalls, one of the ...

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Strikes are Being Led by A German Union to Increase Amazon Worker’s Wages

The following post, written by Saraya Roberts, is in response to an article titled “A big German union fights to preserve national pay standards” in The Economist, which was written on November 6th, 2021: https://www.economist.com/business/2021/11/06/a-big-german-union-fights-to-preserve-national-pay-standards Currently, Amazon workers in Germany make the equivalent of around $35 thousand dollars per year. ...

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Merck will allow drugmakers in other countries to make its COVID-19 pill

https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2021/10/27/1049587575/merck-covid-pill-countries So what if I were to tell you that Merck is currently facing similar public controversy surrounding a recent drug of theirs that is hitting the market? Yes, so considering the topic of today’s case discussion it felt important to highlight the push back the pharmaceutical company Merck is ...

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Tesla Decrypt

NFI Decrypted Tesla Storage Code 11/5/2021 Nicole Filipe https://www.reuters.com/business/autos-transportation/dutch-forensic-lab-says-it-has-decoded-teslas-driving-data-2021-10-21/ As talked about in class, information online is not as secure as it seems. We talked about how if it’s ethical for self-driving cars should exist and how they should make decisions – and WHO should make the decisions about the ...

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Cleaning up the Ocean Might be a Bad Idea – For Now.

This week’s course material involves sustainability and the relationship between businesses and the natural environment. On October 29, 2021, USA Today issued a special report about the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch.” According to Cannon (2021) for USA Today, right in the middle of the Pacific Ocean lies the Great Pacific ...

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Is Fetch Rewards Use of Data Mining Ethical or Is this an Invasion of Stakeholder Privacy?

By: Lissa Marie D. Contents in this post include data retrieved from the article Fetch Review written by Amber Kong on August 1, 2021: https://www.creditdonkey.com/fetch-review.html I’m sure the majority of you are familiar with the phrase if it’s too good to be true, it probably is. If you aren’t it’s ...

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