Commission Payment Under a Marketing Agreement

TitleCommission Payment Under a Marketing Agreement
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsNational Academy of Engineering, OEC, National Society of Professional Engineers, Board of Ethical Review,
PublisherNational Academy of Engineering, Online Ethics Center
AbstractAn engineer wants to provide international marketing services on a commission basis. The case raises questions about whether working for a commission where professional judgment is exercised creates a conflict of interest. Includes references to the NSPE Code of Ethics, and a link to the original case brought before NSPE's Board of Ethical Review.
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