Case Study: Misleading Satellite Data Contract

TitleCase Study: Misleading Satellite Data Contract
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsCox, S, Johnson, S
PublisherUniversity of Massachusetts, Amherst
Keywordsbusiness , data management , Engineer/Client Relationships , ENGINEERING , Geographic Information Sciences
AbstractAn employee for International Satellite Images, who is finishing off the final details with a contract for the Japanese government contractor is told by the president of the company to include the original launch date for the satellite in the contract, even though the latest news from the development team is that the launch date could be delayed by as much as 18 months. What should he do?
OEC Unique IdentifierEthics in Science and Engineering National Clearinghouse
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