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The purpose of this paper is to evaluate ethics in accounting and financial decision making I will describe how legal issues ethics and corporate social responsibility impact management within the organization We may seem to be distant from the very high profile corporate ethics issues fo today Today we hear about Marta Stewart Scott Sullivan CFO of World Com and the family business bungling of Adelphia We only hear about these cases because they are high profile cases that crossed way over the ethical boundaries of good business and corporate social responsibility and became criminal acts These criminal acts defrauded individual employees of funds they thought where safe and defrauded our government out of tax dollars No one knows what drives these individuals but it is an uncomfortable trend to see when managers on the corporate ladder can put themselves above the law We may not be to distant from this type of unacceptable corporate social responsibility I am sure it goes on at the lower levels also Thank goodness for the Sarbanes-Oxley Act Today a company cannot succeed without incorporating into its strategy the means to avoid legal issues derived from poor corporate social responsibility and ethics Proper Corporate Social Responsibility CSR enable companies to manage the business processes to produce an overall positive impact on society httpwwwbusiness-ethicscom The following diagram from Mallen Baker best explains the interrelations of business in society It point out the many stakeholders we have and why we must be dilligent in using proper ethics within our corporate social responsibility to these stakeholders Figure 1 We as an organization know that the only way to effectivley meet the challenges and sustain success we must invest in the knowlwedgeexperience and commitments of the people as valuable human assests Along with valueing diversity we are given training on ways must conduct our- selves ethically since we are representative of the company to all of our stakeholders We
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