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Essays Category: case-studies

A&M Records, Inc. vs Napster, Inc.

The instant case involves infringement of intellectual property, with A&M Records and 17 other recording companies as plaintiffs; and Napster, Inc. and other parties as defendants. The records of the case show that on December 6, 1999, A&M ...


American City Elgin

Introduction The case study concerns the American city Elgin, Illinois. It was well-known in the 1870’s due to the Elgin National Watch Company. At times, the company was running very well, and the city was making progress. For some reasons, ...


Canadian Civil Liberties Association

There are many activities in 2013 which the Canadian Civil Liberties Association (CCLA) is busy planning for the coming months. Some of the responsibilities of CCLA are to ensure that the Canadian-U.S. Security Perimeter agreement is monitored, ...


Case Analysis: Competitive Context

Competitive context characteristics are factors that have been seen to be of great influence to the strategy that a certain company would pursue. They have a great role in the way the strategy is formulated take part in the company (Han 1). Every ...


Case Incident

People's taste changes over time, as a result of such factors as past consumption, social influence, and changes in the environment. Decision making often requires a person to predict and take account of future changes in tastes; therefore, past ...


Case Management Protocol for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

The breathing system of the human body is the most important aspect for healthy leaving. The breathing system functions well if the lungs execute their sole function of regulating inflow and out flow of air in the entire body. However, complications ...


Case Note on R v Horncastle and Others (Appellants) (on appeal from the Court of Appeal Criminal Division)

The Facts Two parties have gone to the court of appeal to make an appeal on their cases. The first appellants are Mr. Horncastle and Mr. Blackmore, who was brought to book for causing bodily harm to Mr. Rice, who was not able to give his statement ...


Case Study

P-D-C-A Model of process improvement I was sitting in my office when I received a call from the hospital administrator. He said his office had received complaints from the various patients that they had waited for too long before being served at the ...


Case Study Analysis

Introduction This paper is meant to analyze cross-cultural consumer behavior. The paper considers the topic of Japanese reaction towards Apple's iPhone and the idea to offer the conventional Chinese shark's fin soup at Hong Kong Disneyland. Case ...


Case Study Analysis: Aloha Airlines Flight 243

Cause of Accident Analysis of the flight history reveals that the accident was caused by the complacency in the entire Aloha Airlines Company. The unexpected rupture of the airplane's fuselage and the cockpit entry door was due to lack of inspection ...


Case study Analysis: OBO Corporation

Introduction OBO is a hockey equipment manufacturing company which is based in Palmerston North, New Zealand. Despite its relatively small size, the company has risen to become the global market leader in the field of hockey goalkeeping equipment. ...


Case Study II: Lincoln Hospital

Question 1. If I had been called by the Lincoln Hospital president to resolve the problems described by the case, I would change several things. The case is not very descriptive of the contracting process between the OD consultant and the hospital ...


Case Study on NATO Expansion

NATO is an abbreviation for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. It is also known as the North Atlantic Alliance. This treaty was critical in the formation of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, which was signed on 4th April, 1949 between ...


Case Study: SICLI

When a company is venturing into a new market, some prior analysis is paramount. To fit, operate smoothly, and gain acceptability among the customers, the management has to come up with policies that are in line with the employees and the customer ...


Case Study: Starbucks Corporation

The original idea for Starbucks came from understanding that people not only drink coffee in the morning to get what they need for that but also that people enjoy drinking coffee. They therefore drink it during the day just to have fun out of it. ...


Clinical Epidemiology and Decision Making Case Study

1. Formulate a plan on how you would use clinical epidemiology to guide your opinions and actions on dealing with this issue. Clinical epidemiology refers to the study of disease and other elements or pathogens that may cause such diseases. In ...


Cohesion Case Study (Donorschoose.Org)

1. What are lessons about leading people and managing organizations provided by DonorsChoose.org and its founder and CEO, Charles Best? The organization provides a wealth of experience and lesson regarding managing people and institutions at large. ...


Conflict and Negotiation Case Study

The Apartheid system of government in South Africa was an ill form of the worst treatment facing the black peoples by the white settlers. The system adjudicates separate development between the white people and the black citizens as a result of ...


Court Case Brief

United States Court of Federal Claims. DONALD R. and Joyce D. Schroelucke, Plaintiffs, v. UNITED STATES, Defendant, No. 09-772T. Sept. 21, 2011. FACTS Plaintiffs, Donald and Joyce Schroelucke, referred a complaint in the United States Court of ...


Decision Making Case Study

Introduction Medicare is an American social insurance program administered by the United States government that begun in 1965. It is a policy that guarantees health insurance cover for the senior citizen and also young or old citizen who have ...


Developing Career

Since I was chief executive officer, I chose to advise the company to counteract several negative perceptions regarding functioning in retail. This was because the company needed workers who could face confronts brought by its standards and status. ...


Development of Modern Psychology

Psychology is one of the oldest scholar as well as the newest disciplines. Firstly it was a part of philosophy and became a separate discipline much later. Plato and Aristotle were the first philosophers who started to think over the mind. Plato ...


Economics Cases

Case 1. Question 1. Can growth go on forever, given that certain resources are finite in supply? Resources limitation is an economic concept that expresses the rarity, scarcity of the resources available for mankind at a certain moment (Simpson ...


Ecosystem Toxic Chemical Threat

Human beings are often exposed to various toxins within the environment without even being aware of their existence. These environmental toxins pose high threats to all life, either in human beings, animals, or plants. However, different toxins ...


Enron Case Study

Enron case tells about unsuccessful attempts of the company to introduce a recruiting plan that sounded effective in theory but did not turn out as productive in practice. The company's collapse was provoked by many factors, and in spite of their ...


Established Workplace Safety and Health Standards

Safety National maintains a nationwide network of independent consultants that work with organizations to improve risk control and safety management programs. The organization provides specialized services such as ergonomics and industrial hygiene ...


Facility Level Pollution Prevention Case Study

Background The geographical position of this company is in southern Maine neighboring New Hampshire. The factory is a source of employment to about four hundred people. This company is outstanding worldwide in the production of bleacher seating, ...


Fact and Hearsay in the Case

Hearsay is a statement made in a court with an aim of proving a matter (Friedman, 2002). Thus, hearsay shows evidence on an issue from other sources apart from a witness. For instance, witness X may claim that person Y informed him/her that person A ...


Google management and success: Case Study

On the first meeting of the two, Page and Brin, had an argumentative mind of wanting to explore more in whatever they indulge themselves. The two were idealistic with lots of ideas and different suggestions, which eventually resulted in a universal ...


Harley Davidson Case Study

Harley Davidson is a company that has been developing for several decades, which indicates that many people identify with the name of the company. Another essential point to note about the company is that it bought a new line of Motorbike from its ...


Harrods Case

Harrods is a retail company recognized worldwide. It has employed numerous people and serves up to about 100, 000 customers daily when it is at its peak. The company requires workers who are ready to face confronts. They must be seeking a rewarding ...


Home Depot

Home Depot is an Atlanta-based company operating in the housing market. In the previous years, the retailer has been faced by different challenges in its human resource. These challenges have been fertilized by the economy teetering on the recession ...


How Culture Influences IT-enabled Organizational Change and Information Systems

The authors define culture as collective mind programming that distinguishes the society as well as organizations, professions, and industries (Hoftsede, 2001). Since every country seems to have a different culture, reporting was carried out in ...


International Marketing Case Study - Climb and Jump Author

Current Situation/ Problem Definition Climb and Jump is a small partnership company that designs, manufactures and sells playgrounds for children. The company is established in the United Kingdom and is quite successful in the UK market. However, ...


Interpersonal Case Study

Interpersonal relationships are a fulfillment that every single human in pursuit of. Every single day of our lives, we meet people from varying backgrounds but whether to create an interpersonal relationship with them is entirely up to us as ...


Leadership styles to be applied by Tesco employee in Order to gain Competitive Advantage

Tesco is the largest in food retail business in the UK. Offers services to both nonfood and food products that include entertainment, insurance and electrical goods. The Company has a record of employing more than 440,000 people worldwide. The main ...


Louis Vuitton Counterfeiting Problem

Louis Vuitton has experienced the major problem with counterfeit products bearing its name over the last several decades. So rampant was the issue that in 2004, for instance, the counterfeit Louis Vuitton products constituted 18% of all seizure ...


MagNet Corporation

MagNet Corporation was established to provide colleges and universities with educational software systems in their e-learning programs. For the two years MagNet has been operational. The corporation has registered a tremendous growth, a feature ...


Mattel Toys Case Study

Mattel is the biggest toymaker, which has its products being sold in more than 150 countries and is committed to philanthropy for children around the world. Mattel has more than 100 various registered brands, including such market leaders as Barbie, ...


Comparative Case Analysis: Nancy Cruzan and Terri Schiavo

Abstract This paper is aimed at comparing the cases of Nancy Cruzan and Terri Schiavo. Both patients slipped into a deep coma, and there was virtually no chance of their recovery. These women left no advanced health care directives that could help ...


Networking Design Case

Introduction The purpose of this case study is to develop a network for the government agency involved in providing jobs to the unemployed. It is headquartered in two buildings where there are offices of the various departments. The agency is being ...


Oasis Case Study

Buying decisions require more information, involves a higher risk of uncertainty about product performance and undergo longer evaluations. In the Oasis chain, several key factors affect the behavior of buyers in their decisions to buy and bargain. ...


Philadelphia Phillies Case

One of the most important things in marketing is target definition. This requires a systematic approach in which an analysis is carried out to determine the existence of an economic potential through the market borders. Eventually, the selections of ...


Priceline Company, Case Study Analysis

The company’s past can have a significant impact on the present and future state of an organization. Thus, the research of a company foundation, critical incidents, structure and growth of internal and external factors, strategy analysis, and ...


Psychotic Disorder

Anxiety disorder is a mental disorder that affects the person's feelings of fear and anxiety. This disorder can take the form of the phobic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder and panic disorder. The disorders result from conditions such as drug ...


R v. Barnes Appeal Case

The decision was made at the Supreme Court of Judicature in the Court of Appeal, Criminal Appeals division on 21 December 2004. The case was heard at this court because of it the highest court and hears cases of appellants who are not satisfied with ...


Reinventing the J.C. Penny Brand

Question 1 JCPenney is one of the largest and leading retailers in America with over 1,107 department stores. JCPenney is also one of the biggest home furnishing and apparel sites online. Additionally, JCPenney offers business merchandise catalogue ...


S.G. Cowen: New Recruits

Introduction Conducting job interviews is not an easy task since this is a complete stranger whom the interviewer is trying to draw conclusions about in one or so hours. The success of any company is dependent on the choice of employees it hires. ...


Securities Fraud/Ponzi Schemes

1. What was Madoff’s “First Brush with the SEC”? What rules were Bienes and Madoff accused of violating? How could proper action at that point have prevented the later overwhelming Ponzi scheme? Madoff’s first brush with the ...


Self Assessment

Question 1: List three most accurate assessment result areas and briefly describe each why each one appears to be accurate. I scored 90 out of 108 in the assessment for the section "How good am I at building and leading a team?" This put me in the ...


Southwest Airlines Case Study

Symptom Identification Southwest Airlines in its early years of operation experienced numerous losses that forced it to make a tough decision between laying off some of its workers or selling one of its planes. Losses in the early years of operation ...


Southwood School Report

HR Case Evaluation #2 Southwood School Report Southwood School had formerly used an inefficient method of recruitment. For instance, the members that were in charge were not efficiently trained, and the interview procedures used by Southwood School ...


Strategic Analysis of Marks & Spencer Plc

Introduction In a contemporary world of rapid environmental changes and globalization, any company striving for success understands the importance of appropriate strategic planning and implementation process. It is today’s reality that the ...


Summary of Case: Ken and Sweet, Thomas and Trans Vac

The case study pertaining to Ken and Sweet is an example of a contract discharged by the breach. Breach of terms of contract means that one of the parties fails to perform the obligations assumed under the contract, which results in the aggrieved ...


Tesla Case

How Do You Assess The Adoption Of HEVs To Date? How Do You See The Future Adoption of HEVs? Stringent legislative policies that have been put in place in various nations with the aim of curbing harmful emissions could be termed as the most powerful ...


The Ethics Case Study

Introduction Health care givers often find themselves in with tough choices to make in regards to their patients. The toughness of these choices is necessitated by the tight rope that they walk between legal provisions and ethical considerations. ...


The Nashville Predators

The Nashville Predators is a specialized ice hockey squad located in Nashville town, Tennessee. The team is a member of the well established Central Division in the Western Conference section of the U.S. National Hockey League (NHL). The Nashville ...


The Recalcitrant Director

Answer 1. I would have voted YES initially because of a number of advantages that the proposed temporary plant seemed to have. The option of the temporary plant appeared extremely viable because the plant would not require domestic or foreign ...


The Red Box Case

Company's Brief History Red Box is a company that deals with the selling and renting movies. Red Box Company was started in 2003 and was later purchased by Coinstar Inc. in 2008. Since its inception and purchase by the company, Red Box has gone ...


The Right Not to Be Tortured

Every human being regardless of his or her nationality, sex, place of residence, national or ethnic origin, as well as religion, language, age or any other status is equally entitled to inherent human rights without discrimination. Human rights are ...


The Role of Education in Relation to Inter-Ethnic Conflict: the Kurdish Case Study

Genesis of the Problem: The Roots of Kurdish Nationalism The Kurds nowadays are experiencing the period of the deep reawakening of the national consciousness as the populace. They have been aware of themselves as the separate populace and community ...


Case study: The World Trade Center attack on September 11, 2001 in New York

September 11 2001, a day America world woke up to a tragedy that resulted in a loss of many lives and property in the attack of the World Trade Center on the September 11 2001. The iconic building that stood strategically in New York came crushing ...


Time Management

A time management plan is needed to input in this case. That is the main theme of time management needs to be followed in this case. That includes the following: Creating an environment conducive to start the work quickly and end it as soon as ...


Two Cases of Doing Business

Abstract This paper deals with two cases of doing business: one in Venezuela and another one in the U.S.A. and Japan. The first case describes investment activities in Venezuela where certain political risks present a threat to investors. And the ...


Uniforms for School

School uniform is a regular type of clothing for students during their time at school and at official school activities outside the school. The largest European country where there is a school uniform is the UK. In the UK, the school uniform is ...


United HealthCare Case Study

United healthcare is situated in the United States of America; to be precise its headquarters can be found in Minnetonka, Minnesota. The organization is managed and run by the UnitedHealth Group, which is a family comprising of subsidiaries and ...


UR UMUC Healthy Fitness Center Case Study

To assess the viability of the fitness center, this paper performs industry diagnostics using Michael Porter's Five Forces framework. The analysis will show the degree of threats coming from potential market entrants and other market forces. The ...


Will You Trust FIDO?

Question # 12-4   The problems associated with passwords lie in the fact that passwords are easily forgotten no matter how clever the mnemonic for recalling them is. Some sites require users to change passwords regularly, and people forget ...