Koss Corporation: How Agency Theory Informs a $30 Million Fraud
Agency theory of management encourages a closer alignment of goals with an employer's goals by the granting of stock options. Review of SEC disclosures may be able to detect when such an alignment is unsuccessful, and may indicate employee wrongdoing.
Compliance and Corporate Governance: Theoretical analysis of the effectiveness of compliance based on the locus of functional responsibility
Joseph A. Gerard PhD CPA
In this manuscript, we perform a theoretical analysis of compliance reporting structures. The study seeks to further our understanding of corporate governance by examining advantages and disadvantages of positioning the compliance function at various loc...
How Agency Theory Informs a $30 Million Fraud
Joe Gerard, PhD
Corporate Governance--How Agency Theory Informs a $30 Million Fraud
One of the challenges in higher education is leading students in the application of information from course to learning material in subsequent coursework. The instructors have devised a joint project for courses in logistics and Administrative Law to ass...
Global Trade Project: An Integration of Logistics and Administrative Law
The authors have devised a joint project for their Logistics (Marketing Department) and Administrative Law and Corporate Governance (Finance and Business Law Department) courses to help their students leverage their core competencies between business cour...
Tortfeasor Liability for the Cost of Emergency Services: Liability of the Recklessly Rescued
Linda Reid, J.D.
Natural disasters occur with regularity, with concurrent necessity of rescue of those in peril. The rescue agencies themselves bear the cost of rescue services. Is this a sensible practice where a person puts himself or herself in harm's way? If one pl...
Your Rights With Respect to Police Stops and Arrest
How to Write a Winning Grant
By following a common sense approach and understanding the goals and concerns of the board, a teacher can improve the likelihood of success in obtaining a foundation's grant through effective preparation of a grant proposal.
Human Resource Issues for Stable Owners
The necessity of documenting workers, and the consequences of employing undocumented aliens.
Dockominiums and Their Conveyance or Non-Conveyance of Riparian Rights
Howard G. Olson, Ph.D.
A relatively new stratgy which fragments riparian ownership by selling small cubicles of air space (lock boxes)adjacent to a waterway is the "dockominium," a combination of docks and condominiums. The legal theory researched in this paper is whether or n...
Legal Issues in Human Resources
Piercing the Corporate Veil in Firearms and Alcohol Violations
The Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions can be used to determine ownership of a corporation. In addition, there are techniques for piercing the corporate veil to seize personal assets.