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Ethics Management at a Cross-Border Enterprise (A)                                                                                                                                                                                      
Product Ref: 08/376C Company: Choi & Leng Paper Ltd

Product Type: Case Industry: Materials

Related Product(s): Teaching Note
This case study concerns Choi & Leng Paper Ltd ("C&L") , a Hong Kong-based company that falls into the category of small- and medium-sized enterprises ("SMEs"). The company consists of a paper recycling business in Hong Kong and a paper mill in Huizhou, China.

The case explores the challenges faced by SMEs conducting cross-border business. The aim is to show the importance of strong internal control procedures and how top management should endeavour to make sure their businesses are run ethically.
Functional Area : Social Enterprises & Ethics

Issues: This case aims to provide a lively scenario in which students can explore the challenges, dilemmas and risks related to good corporate governance. It shows students that, when doing cross-border business, legal and cultural differences pose challenges in maintaining standards of ethical behaviour and attitudes among staff. One must be cautious of allowing for different standards in different jurisdictions.
Length: Text: 7 pages
Exhibits: 2 pages
Country: China (People's Rep. of)
Hong Kong SAR

Pub. Year: 2008 Level of Difficulty: 2
This product type is available in the following language(s):      English
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