ETHICS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ETHICS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah gun manufacturer to talk ethics Friday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57729293-79/ethics-utah-business-pakistan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57729293-79/ethics-utah-business-pakistan.html.csp">Utah gun manufacturer to talk ethics Friday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T09:44:02.289-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 09:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Desert Tech owner and founder Nicholas Young will speak Friday at the University of Utah’s Eccles School of Business on how ethical decisions are not always profitable. Young will address a discussion hosted by the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative and the Student Center for Public Trust’s Ethics Club. The 12:15 p.m. talk at the Spencer Fox Eccles Business Building on the University of Utah campus is free and open to the public. Young, who owns a Utah-based firearms manufacturing company, withdrew ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57729293@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 09:44:02 MDT Qatar World Cup organizers say they played by bid rules http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57697433-77/fifa-bid-cup-warner.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57697433-77/fifa-bid-cup-warner.html.csp">Qatar World Cup organizers say they played by bid rules</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE DOUGLAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-18T23:48:24.737-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 11:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Organizers of the 2022 World Cup distanced themselves Tuesday from allegations of corruption involving two former high-ranking FIFA officials that raised new questions about Qatar’s winning bid for the tournament. British newspaper The Daily Telegraph alleged Tuesday it has evidence that former FIFA vice president Jack Warner of Trinidad & Tobago and his family were paid almost $2 million from a company controlled by Mohamed Bin Hammam, a Qatari who used to be an executive committee member of wo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576974332014-03-18T23:48:24.737-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-18T23:48:24.737-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57697433@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 23:48:24 MDT Goal Zero founder to speak at Weber State http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57683030-79/business-state-weber-speak.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57683030-79/business-state-weber-speak.html.csp">Goal Zero founder to speak at Weber State</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T15:49:02.242-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 03:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The founder of Goal Zero, which produces portable solar-powered generators, will speak about business ethics at Weber State University’s Hurst Center Dumke Legacy Hall Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. The free talk is part of the Goddard School of Business Buehler Lecture series and co-sponsored by WSU’s Richard Richards Institute. It and an opening reception at 5:30 p.m. are open to the public. Robert Workman, who started the Riverton-based company in 2009 after visiting the Democratic Republic of the Co...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57683030@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:49:02 MDT Op-ed: Utah lawyer discipline balances individual rights, public responsibility http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57608282-82/utah-rules-court-ethics.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57608282-82/utah-rules-court-ethics.html.csp">Op-ed: Utah lawyer discipline balances individual rights, public responsibility</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Curtis M. Jensen and TerriE McIntosh</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-04T11:28:23.323-06:00">Updated Mar 4, 2014 11:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In response to recent concerns about how attorney discipline is handled, we would like to explain how the legal profession helps to ensure that lawyers in Utah practice in an ethical manner. The Utah Constitution gives the Utah Supreme Court the responsibility to regulate the practice of law. The Utah State Bar was established in 1931 under the authority of the Utah Supreme Court to fulfill that responsibility, which includes licensing attorneys, providing continuing legal education and, when ne...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57608282@www.sltrib.com Tue, 04 Mar 2014 11:28:23 MDT No vote on Utah conflict of interest bill thanks to rule technicality http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57592773-90/committee-vote-conflicts-nielson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57592773-90/committee-vote-conflicts-nielson.html.csp">No vote on Utah conflict of interest bill thanks to rule technicality</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-25T07:27:35.77-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 07:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The House Rules committee found a way Monday to skip a tough vote on legislation that, paradoxically, leaders say could allow too many members to skip other tough votes. It was a move that infuriated one ethics-reform minded legislator. Currently, Utah and Oregon are the only states that require legislators to vote — with no option to abstain — even if they have a major conflict of interest. HR2 would allow abstaining. Ethics-reform groups say that would likely lead to better disclosure of confl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57592773@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 07:27:35 MDT