Research a current issue regarding product liability and defective products that have a global distribution. Current developments are primarily obtained from the WSJ, Business Week (see the “Socials Issues” column), Fortune, New York Times, US News & World Report, Fast Company, BBC World Service, CCN World News, etc.). There is also an excellent source of sites listed throughout the textbook.
For this assignment, you will write a business memorandum to the senior executives of the company. Ensure that your memorandum is in appropriate APA formatting. Analyze the issues that led to the problems at the company. Ensure that you consider all the affected stakeholders.
Devise and recommend strategic changes that the company needs to make in order to A) deal with the current problems, and B) prevent similar problems in the future. C) Make suggestions to the company about the changes that are needed to the corporate culture and the code of ethics in order to prevent future problems.
The memorandum should be four to five pages long. You must have a minimum of four (4) resources including the book.
Print a copy of the article or case and highlight the important areas.
The memorandum should be in APA 6th Ed. format:
Business memorandum (single spaced)
Copy of the article with highlighted areas.