Show Summary Details
Legal Ethics

Legal Ethics (2nd edn)

Jonathan Herring
Page of

Printed from Oxford Law Trove. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 17 July 2024

p. 36412. Business ethicslocked

p. 36412. Business ethicslocked

  • Jonathan HerringJonathan HerringProfessor in Law at Exeter College, University of Oxford


This chapter examines the issue of business ethics. It first explains why business ethics matter. It then considers the notion of notion of corporate responsibility, and sets out policies and practices to ensure that businesses have an ethical dimension to their decision-making. The chapter explores the role of businesses in promoting worldwide social goods. It also considers the role of the lawyer in helping businesses to behave in an ethical way.

You do not currently have access to this chapter

Sign in

Please sign in to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription