Essays Tagged: "equity"

Equity, Define equity and how we are effected by it every day

Equity within the law is "Justice applied in circumstances covered by law yet influenced by principl ... he state, quality, or ideal of being just, impartial, and fair."(Webster's) In society we deal with equity and inequity everyday, from people that we interact with every day to the news media, movies, ... e news media, movies, newspapers, and books.Several of the movies that the class watched dealt with equity. In Trial by Television , it looked as if the people were being tried by the news media, even ...

(8 pages) 137 1 3.2 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Non Charitable Trusts Are Purpose Trusts Charitable?

and Isle of Man allow this, but UK law doe not.The concept of a trust was created and developed by equity. Many of the ideals developed by equity are now embodied by statute, an example being the Tru ... oblems. Also the modern trust evolved from the Latin "ad opus" which was developed as a response of equity to the inadequacies of common law. A purpose trust is generally distinguished from a private ...

(6 pages) 77 0 5.0 Sep/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Account for the breakdown of the family as an institution

grounds so that it can resist all external factors.The emancipation of women based on equal rights, equity and equality between man and women is one of the factors contributing to the breakdown of the ...

(6 pages) 160 0 4.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Equity's concern for fairness can often invert it into its opposite. Courts of Equity - equity of redemption. English law

Equity's Concern for Fairness Can all Too Often Invert It Into Its Opposite.Equity by definition emb ... Often Invert It Into Its Opposite.Equity by definition embodies a notion of 'fairness.' The Law of Equity, whose origins lie in the court of the Chancery, was conceived as a 'corrective system of jus ... nding more flexibly and sensitively to the need for fair dealing and just outcomes '. The courts of Equity were able to remedy the sometimes 'dogmatic' approach of the common law and to ensure that in ...

(9 pages) 232 5 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

This document clearly summarizes the subject of Management.

lelland10Herzberg's dual factory theory10ERG Theory by C. ALDERFER10Process theories of motivation10Equity theory10Expectancy theory of motivation11Reinforcement theory11Structural modification: job d ... anisational objectives within an ever changing environment, balancing efficiency, effectiveness and equity, obtaining the maximum possible from limited resources available while working with and throu ...

(27 pages) 1489 0 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Law of Equity.

INTRODUCTIONThe law of equity encompasses a body of rules, principles and doctrines initially developed by the Court of Cha ... law and since its conception .Relief against forfeiture is but one of the substantive doctrines of equity that has evolved.RELIEF AGAINST FORFEITURERelief against forfeiture, in general terms is the ... rise where a right of occupancy exists under a license agreement.UNDERLYING PRINCIPLESThe maxims of equity are significant central principles that underlay all equitable remedies, but it is the uncons ...

(9 pages) 176 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Tax evasion in Canada.

s, taxation also includes a problem within itself, although it was established on the objectives of equity, efficiency, positive economic growth and proper administrative costs. This problem is common ... on the citizens regarding to evade taxes. Most of the consumers and producers do not believe in the equity of tax policy, when there is a sudden change in it, so it is expected that these individuals ...

(21 pages) 131 0 4.4 May/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The influence of advertising on the creation of brand meaning, looking specificlly at Coca-Cola and Nike.

icular attention will be paid to the brands attributes, values and personality and the way in which equity is created. The aim is to identify the particular role that advertising plays in helping to b ...

(11 pages) 486 2 3.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

School inequalities.

the public school in our district. Thus, the state by requiring attendance but refusing to require equity effectively requires inequality. Compulsory inequality, perpetuated by state law, too frequen ...

(7 pages) 279 2 4.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

A look at how American society muddles through its claim of "morality".

haic, deplorable institutions of our ignorant forefathers. Ironic, then, in a country that espouses equity, human rights, and freedom of choice, that a gay man is beaten and left for dead; ironic that ...

(4 pages) 111 0 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

If human life has intrinsic value is euthanasia always immoral?

ions about the morality of killing, the effectiveness of consent, and the duties of physicians, and equity in the distribution of resources, euthanasia is one of the most acute and uncomfortable conte ...

(7 pages) 101 0 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The differences between common law and equity.

il would listen to the application and in many cases modify the decision made by common law courts. Equity was soon developed to address common law's weaknesses and inadequacies. Equity refers to rule ... adequacies. Equity refers to rules developed that look at what is fair or just in individual cases. Equity's rules do not contradict the common law, rather they aim at securing substantial justice whe ...

(1 pages) 14855 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Case Study Analysis Lincoln Electric: Venturing Abroad

any remained primarily a family and employee held company until 1995, then approximately 40% of its equity went to the public. James Lincoln, one of the founders, developed unique management technique ... inancial Analysis, which shows an improving debt trend (current, quick, debt to assets, and debt to equity ratios) this is considered an enabling item when embarking upon a new international venture, ...

(6 pages) 523 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

This report includes information regarding to the background and significance of interest rate to the capital market.

instruments and financial markets.Secondly, it will focus on four financial instruments, which are equity, government securities, corporate bonds and bank term loans. Low interest rate have increased ... ord law interest rate will substantially influence different types of financial instruments such as equity, corporate bonds and government securities, which will be discussed in details below. However ...

(10 pages) 179 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Critical review

e would bebrought by inefficient domestic capital market. Consequently, he refers toassess debt and equity market behaviour even taking a table to illuminate thisissue. In this section, the author spe ... s section, the author specifically mentions Chinese stockmarketbehaviour under the circumstances of equity market. He simultaneously assertsChina was to open its capital market when its market should ...

(2 pages) 56 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"The law of equity came about to remedy the defects of the common law system." Do you agree with this statement? Elaborate.

many "loopholes". (Keenan, 1993) This weakness in the common law system lead to the development of equity. (Kelly, 2002) Ways in which the law of equity supplements the common law will be further dis ... fendant was found negligent and had to pay damages to the plaintiff. (Barron and Fletcher, 2003)3.0 EquityEquity is defined as the body of cases, maxims, doctrines, rules, principles, and remedies whi ...

(4 pages) 124 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Mercedes-Benz Advertising

tertainment. Advertising that entertains can appeal to a much broader target of consumers and build equity for the future. Finally, the third level can also be part of every day life. Advertising that ...

(5 pages) 143 0 3.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


y to communicate information about its financial performance, position, cash flows, and movement of equity to users and help them make decision. A statement of accounting policies is specified with th ... t.The properly selection of method directly influences the level of reported profit and net owners' equity. This can obviously lead to manipulation of financial statements and to distortion of the inf ...

(5 pages) 194 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Ethics in business

is wrong and right. Also, we do not ignore the influence of ethics but consider it as a standard of equity especially in business world. As we know, "business is an organization that manufactures or s ... ion in the globe.According to survey, many CEO in Canada believe that ethics represents standard of equity but not just the limit of avoiding crisis. Many companies emphasize necessities and importanc ...

(4 pages) 290 3 4.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Internal Business - Partnership

many ways, such as licensing, franchises, turnkey projects, joint ventures, strategic alliances and equity alliances (Daniels & Radebaugh, 2001). This can help firms generate greater revenues, acq ...

(12 pages) 509 0 4.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management