Please read the facts set forth in Discussion Question 21 (p.175) of your text as related to the Menendez-Halliburton case set forth in chapter three of your text (pp. 164-165).
- How would you characterize Halliburton’s accounting for revenue from an ethical and a professional perspective?
- After KPMG learned that Menendez had secretly tape recorded conversations and had provided a complaint to Halliburton’s audit committee highlighting questionable practices, the KPMG audit partner instructed the audit team members to avoid communications with Menendez. How would you characterize those ethically and professionally?
- How would you characterize Menendez secrete tape recording of conversations from a legal and ethical perspective?
Each response must be a substantial paragraph.