Please write a five (5) to seven(7) page research paper about ONE (1) of the topics listed below. The paper
should be double-spaced, well-organized (please use sub-headings) and grammatically correct. Additionally,
cite all of your work. It does not matter what citation methodology you use, but accurately identify where your
sources came from. Plagiarism will not be tolerated. Please pick reputable sources to cite from.
I will be grading based upon the grading rubric (see below). Please use that as a guide to help you get the
maximum points for this assignment.
All papers should be uploaded into canvas on or before May 12, 2021. No hard copies or late papers will be
Topics (PLEASE PICK ONLY ONE):
What sort of influence does information piracy (e.g., music, film, etc.) have on business profitability? Consider
examples where piracy was encouraged to spread word? Discuss how intellectual property effects these
businesses and how internet and social media laws (DMCA laws) interplay with piracy. Please use present day
How does the process of signing a long-term contract with a larger business entity create undue influence and
duress? And are these appropriate reasons for a breach of contract? Discuss contract formation,
consideration, and any defenses that may exist. Please use examples to support your argument.
Identify at least three challenges when setting up a business. Explain why they are challenges. Discuss agency
formation in your answer. Additionally, how does corporate directors, officers and shareholders play into these
challenges. Please use examples to support your argument.