Based on your review of business news and events, find and describe a situation involving a corporate executive charged and/or convicted of a crime involving his/her management of the corporation. In a one-page paper based on the materials for this week’s classes and any outside reading you do about the problem, please address the following: Should employees be held criminally liable for actions they take in their employment positions? Should individuals be held civilly liable? Should a corporation be held responsible for actions of its employees? Please give cogent, articulate reasons for your responses.
YOU MAY NOT USE THE RECENT VOLKSWAGEN CASES INVOLVING FALSIFYING EMISSION TESTING.