responsibility for the damages caused, were that she was careful; she could not have incurred this damage. Pennington v Norris 1956 96 CLR 10 is one of the historical cases that were decided to base on contributory negligent defense. Butterfield V Forrester (1809) 103 E.R. 926 is another early case where contributory negligence was used as a defense
There are various remedies the court uses in misrepresentation cases there is rescission where the court rescinds or restructure the contract so…
One always accepts the world with which they are presented, and the same rule applies in literature. Everything in a story is filtered through the narrator, so that brings up the question of how one can be certain they are being told pure fact and reason. The answer, although no one wants to believe it, is that the reader has absolutely no way of knowing; however, once the reader understands that, they become aware of an even greater truth: they will never know the actuality of any story.…
4.2 SIS and Its Interface with the CEO
An executive information system (EIS) provides executives with easy access to internal and external information relevant to their critical success factors. Ideally, an EIS should be able to: Extract, filter, compress, and track critical data, provide online status access, trend analysis, exception reporting, access and integrate a broad range of internal and external data and be user-friendly and require minimal or no training.
4.3 Alignment of SISP…
Finally, recommend specific steps that VieTire can take to protect themselves from increased competition.
Lay Out Your Thoughts
Specify what steps we must take to understand the cost differences now, and in the future, of VieTire and its competitors
Dig Deeper: Gather Facts/Make Calculations
What would you say are the major costs associated with making a tire? Raw material comprise about 20% of the cost, labor 40%, and all other
costs such as overhead 40%. The average…
He says that Western companies think they can avoid political risk by spelling out every detail in a contract, but "in Asia, there is no shortcut for managing the relationship."88 In other words, the contract is in the relationship, not on the paper, and the way to ensure the reliability of the agreement is to nurture the relationship. Even a deal that has been implemented for some time may start to get watered down at a time when you cannot do anything about it. A Japanese-led consortium…
Unfortunately, some companies have mismanaged their greatest asset—their
brands. This is what befell the popular Snapple brand almost as soon as Quaker Oats
bought the beverage marketer for $1.7 billion in 1994. Snapple had become a hit
through powerful grassroots marketing and distribution through small outlets and
convenience stores. Analysts said that because Quaker did not understand the brand’s
appeal, it made the mistake of changing the ads and the distribution. Snapple lost so
Benefits of direct marketing:
• Home shopping- fun, convenient and hassle free, time saving, larger variety.
• Comparative shopping possible- browsing through online catalogues.
• Somebody else other than buyer can order goods.
• Business customers- learn about new products & services- time saved in
meeting sales people.
• Buy mailing lists- any group : left handed, overweight, millionaires
• Personalize and customize the messages- build continuous relationship with…