This section is for sites about alleged violations of business ethics. Complaints about slow service or dissatisfaction with a product that do not reflect on corporate ethics should be submitted to Consumer Information: Complaints. Allegedly Unethical Firms Business Issues Society.
- Opposition Home Depot Sucks www
Opposition to the retail chain for sourcing and selling old growth lumber. Depot Sucks. Also has customer/employee "horror stories" and links to other anti-HD websites. Home Depot Sucks.
- Criticizes BAE Systems www
Criticizes Europe's largest arms exporter as greedy and a supporter of dictatorships. BAE Systems.
- "Vitaly For DecorMyEyes, Bad Publicity Is a Good Thing www
"Vitaly Borker welcomes customer complaints, DecorMyEyes, Bad Publicity Is a Good Thing, saying they vault his business higher in Internet search results." [New York Times] For DecorMyEyes, Bad Publicity Is a Good Thing.
- National Made in China www
National Labor Committee report on the role of various U. China.S. and multinational contractors in the People's Republic of China, describing factory working and living conditions, imprisonment of labor activists, and other abuses. Made in China.
- Tracks Multinational Monitor www
Tracks corporate activity, Monitor, especially in the Third World, focusing on the export of hazardous substances, worker health and safety, labor union issues and the environment. Multinational Monitor.
- A Sony Anti Environmental Efforts www
A leaked document shows Sony has been monitoring environmental activists for the purpose of undercutting their pressure to reduce toxic waste in the manufacturing of electronics. Sony Anti Environmental Efforts.
- The Report Scams Here www
The scam message board allows consumers to post their bad experiences and inform the public. Report Scams Here.
- Dedicated LeaseComm www
Dedicated to informing about Leasecomm, LeaseComm, its business practices and its legal troubles. LeaseComm.
- Claims Virgin Air Crew Lies www
Claims of abuse and harassment of passengers by Virgin Atlantic Airways flight attendants. Virgin Air Crew Lies.
- An Topsites LLC and MyDirectory LLC www
An investigation into misleading "renewal notice" spam for the Topsites. LLC and MyDirectory LLC.us web directory, including traffic analysis and background business details. Topsites LLC and MyDirectory LLC.
- The Oil is Thicker than Blood www
The role of oil company Talisman Energy (formerly British Petroleum Canadia) and co-conspirators in genocide taking place in Sudan. Oil is Thicker than Blood.
- Describes Baker Book House www
Describes lawyer's harassment of a website legally publishing thousands of public-domain and permission-granted texts, Book House, alleging somewhere among them were some unspecified texts with permission granted improperly. Baker Book House.
- False Advertising by The Bosley Medical Institute www
10 things you should know about The Bosley Medical Group. Advertising by The Bosley Medical Institute. From Attorney General's consumer protection lawsuit, medical board violations, consumer oriented site. False Advertising by The Bosley Medical Institute.
- Levi Six Firms Added to Saipan Sweatshop Lawsuit www
Levi Strauss, Firms Added to Saipan Sweatshop Lawsuit, Calvin Klein, Brooks Brothers, Abercrombie and Fitch, The Talbots and Woolrich added to a class-action lawsuit alleging sweatshop conditions in factories in the Northern Mariana Islands. Six Firms Added to Saipan Sweatshop Lawsuit.
- Senate General Dynamics and TRW www
Senate investigations called it a "Multi-billion dollar boondoggle. Dynamics and TRW." Lengthy U.S. Senate transcript shows a few details of defense industry unethical profits. General Dynamics and TRW.
- Information ServiceMaster Consumer Issues www
Information about ServiceMaster and its subsidiaries including lawsuits, Consumer Issues, governmental investigations, employee comments, and consumer complaints. ServiceMaster Consumer Issues.
- States Guardian - The Cookbook Any Firm Can Follow www
States that AOL paid a $3. The Cookbook Any Firm Can Follow.5 million penalty to the US Securities and Exchange Commission, the government financial watchdog, to settle charges that bear a close similarity to those in the WorldCom case. Guardian - The Cookbook Any Firm Can Follow.
- Parody Dow Jones www
Parody site created by RTMark that focuses on the Bhopal controversy. Dow Jones.
- Article The China Lobby's Campaign for Two-Way Trade with China www
Article lists the 20 largest US corporations giving "soft" political money to push for China's Most Favored Nation status and admission to the WTO. China Lobby's Campaign for Two-Way Trade with China. [Multinational Monitor] The China Lobby's Campaign for Two-Way Trade with China.
- Collecting Edumacation - DirectBuy www
Collecting articles, DirectBuy, complaints, consumer comments, and reports of litigation involving DirectBuy, formerly known as UCC TotalHome and United Consumers Club. Edumacation - DirectBuy.
- OSHA, International Paper Hall of Shame www
OSHA, Paper Hall of Shame, EPA, and Clean Air Act Violations with pictures. From a union organizing site. International Paper Hall of Shame.
- Documents Stop Waste Management www
Documents allegations against Waste Management Inc. Waste Management. (also known as WMI, WMX, Chem Waste, and other names), including environmental degradation, racism, and bribery. Includes text of a book by Charles Cray. Stop Waste Management.
- Tracks Mitsubishi! www
Tracks Mitsubishi group's activities, Mitsubishi!, focusing on workplace discrimination, consumer complaints, and environmental issues. Mitsubishi!.
- Ongoing FAIR - News Corp / Fox www
FAIR - News Corp / Fox.
- A Net Sol Sucks www
A collection of links to information about problems with Network Solutions/NetSol, Sol Sucks, and alternatives to NetSol. Net Sol Sucks.
- Shows The Effect of 180solutions on Affiliate Commissions and Merchants www
Shows that 180solutions diverts commissions from online merchants and affiliates using questionable tactics. The Effect of 180solutions on Affiliate Commissions and Merchants.
- Article The Register: Can you say n-CASE? www
Article reporting how 180solutions' nCASE tool, Register: Can you say n-CASE?, which serves advertising, has been installed on millions of PCs as part of its bundling with freeware applications. The Register: Can you say n-CASE?.
- Group Citizen Works www
Group working on a campaign to eliminate the corrosive political influence of corporations and restore democracy to the people. Works. Founded by Ralph Nader. Citizen Works.
- The Essential Action: Boycott Shell/Free Nigeria Campaign www
Essential Action: Boycott Shell/Free Nigeria Campaign.
- "Cable Adelphia Misses Interest Payments www
"Cable company can't pay $55M on outstanding notes; auditor retracts certifications. Misses Interest Payments." [CNN Money] Adelphia Misses Interest Payments.
- "Adelphia, US Cable Giant Goes Bust www
"Adelphia, Cable Giant Goes Bust, one of a string of US firms under investigation for accounting irregularities, files for protection from creditors." [BBC News] US Cable Giant Goes Bust.
- Article Slashdot: Killustrator Author Required to Pay Two Grand www
Article about Adobe's lawyers's demand that the University of Magdeburg sign their cease and desist letter, Killustrator Author Required to Pay Two Grand, destroy kIllustrator packaging, name every KIllustrator user, and disclose the profit they made from it. Slashdot: Killustrator Author Required to Pay Two Grand.
- Professor Gallery of Adobe Remedies www
Professor David Touretzky's gallery of methods to circumvent access controls in PDF (Portable Document Format) files that prevent purchasers from making lawful use of all of their contents. Gallery of Adobe Remedies.
- Personal Allstate Insurance Sucks.com www
Personal stories and opinions of the actions and policies of the insurance company. Insurance Sucks.com. Includes tips on filing claims, lawsuit updates, and related links. Allstate Insurance Sucks.com.
- Signaling Amazon Wins Court Ruling in Patent Case www
Signaling that many common features on Web sites can be patented, Wins Court Ruling in Patent Case, a federal judge has ordered Barnesandnoble.com to stop using a "one click ordering" system that Amazon.com patented. [New York Times] [Free subscription required] Amazon Wins Court Ruling in Patent Case.
- Discussion Wired on Amazon.com Boycott www
Discussion of Wired article on the Amazon. Amazon.com Boycott.com boycott. [Slashdot] Wired on Amazon.com Boycott.
- This Robert A. G. Monks www
This former corporate insider and former Maine-based U. G. Monks.S. Congressman has written several insightful looks at how corporations' operations may be inherently destructive to the environment, human beings, and our rights with ideas on improving the situation. Robert A. G. Monks.
- Article iMedia Connection: How's Your Reputation? www
Article suggests that actively managing what search engines say about your business can head off costly attacks. Connection: How's Your Reputation?. iMedia Connection: How's Your Reputation?.
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