The Use of Work from an Unpaid Consultation

TitleThe Use of Work from an Unpaid Consultation
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
AbstractThis case covers the pursuit of a contract and use of a study authored by a competing firm. It raises questions about the limits that are required in order to keep competition for a contract fair. 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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