Project #157738 - Discussion Cases

Business Tutors

Subject Business
Due By (Pacific Time) 12/02/2016 03:00 pm

2 Discussion Cases Below

Tutor Instructions:  For Discussion Case 1, Please read instructions of each case and complete them separately using the IRAC analysis method in a 200 word minimum response.  Before working on these cases, please review the textbook chapter 6 attachments. Use the textbook chapter to cite references if needed. 

Discussion Case 1 - Fun Fashion Clothes

 

This case will give you an opportunity to apply many of the concepts you have learned in this course to a realistic international don't limit your thinking to only this week's readings. 

 


 

Fun Fashion Clothes (Fun Fashion), a US company, has its line of clothing manufactured in India, by Glamor Fabrics (Glamor). Glamor supplies garments to many U.S. companies using the designs supplied by the US company. Glamor purchases fabrics from around the world and subcontracts some of the clothing assembly to lower labor cost manufacturers in other countries. 

 

Glamor received an initial shipment of non-conforming garments from one of its Taiwanese suppliers; the garments used 9 oz. cloth instead of the 12 oz. cloth specified in the contract. Glamor shipped the goods containing the non-conforming goods to Fun Fashion; further shipments are to come.


Fun Fashion wants to solve the current problem and avoid future problems. It’s thinking of canceling the contract by refusing the non-conforming garments and purchasing cheaper garments from a Vietnamese manufacturer. Meanwhile, Fun Fashion is without garments for the upcoming fashion season and wants to cancel its contract with Glamor. Fun Fashion wants get out the contract by refusing the garment and purchasing cheaper garments from a Vietnamese manufacturer. 

 

Please discuss the following: 

 

1.  To which, if any, international tribunals could Fun Fashion turn to resolve its issue? Under what rules?

2.  To which, if any, international tribunals could Glamor turn to resolve its issue? Under what rules?

3.  What is Fun Fashion’s contract rights concerning the non-conforming goods?

4.  What is Glamor’s contract rights concerning the non-conforming goods?

5.  What are some strategies for reducing risk to both Fun Fashion and Glamor, particularly some of the terms that should be in future contracts that might minimize the types of problems FFC and Glamor now faces?  

 Be sure to discuss this case using a full IRAC analysis. Be sure to cite your references.

 

Discussion Case 2 - The Dilemma

Richard is president of a pharmaceutical company which is based in the U.S. but has a substantial amount of sales in other countries. Richard's company manufactures drugs prescribed to those infected with HIV and other illnesses. He is informed by some missionary workers that millions of people in Africa have HIV and that many have died. He is asked to provide medication to certain locations in Africa free of charge. On the other hand, Richard has also been asked by a group in the U.S. to provide medication free of charge to HIV positive individuals in this country and to donate other drugs his company makes for the treatment of other illnesses.


What are Richard’s obligations under the circumstances? 

To whom does he owe the obligations; i.e., who are the stakeholders and what are his obligations to each of them?

 How can Richard balance the potentially conflicting obligations?

 

Be sure to discuss this case using a full IRAC analysis. Be sure to cite your references.

 

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