Description: Budgets for managing electronic data tripled this year at average-sized U.S. companies, according to a study, as businesses braced for an influx of lawsuits stemming from a recession thatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s been partly blamed on fraud.
Questions for discussion:
- Why is spending in this area increasing so drastically?
- How important is this problem from a legal, ethical, and managerial point of view?
- Do you think managers will deal differently with electronic information such as email in the future? Explain your answer.