Identify and apply three general legal topics that were discussed in the required readings this term.

Essay topic: Reflecting on the concepts you have studied in the course, select and research one (1) of the company situations listed below and discuss the legal and ethical issues surrounding it. (I have given you a citation for each company to get you started and you you may use as one of your sources.)Your essay should include the following in your discussion organized in your paper using headings with logical and smooth transitions.1) A well-formulated introduction thatidentifies the company,briefly explains the company’s legal and ethical problem, andprovides a thesis statement for the paper that provides the reader a well-conceived approach or practical perspective on the problem presented by the company’s situation. This will demonstrate more than one academic topic is covered.2) Identify and apply three general legal topics that were discussed in the required readings this term. Fully define these principles and analyze their application to your chosen company’s issues and circumstances. Include in-text citations to the course materials, as failing to cite your sources will result loss of credit in this section. NOTE: The required readings are listed in the Lessons section for each week under “Required Readings” plus any other sources I may have assigned during the course.3) Discuss how the philosophy of economist Milton Friedman’s shareholder or free market ethics may have influenced the leadership of the company.4) Identify another ethical framework that the company leadership could have utilized in this situation and explain how this ethical framework would have led to a different result. Explain specifically how the company effectively would have employed this framework.In addition to the above, study the rubric for this Assignment. The Rubric is included in your Assignment instructions.COMPANIES – SELECT ONE (1) OF THESE COMPANIES/SITUATIONS TO WRITE ABOUT:Ford Motor Company – Pinto car defect – Beginning informational source: The Pinto memo: “It’s cheaper to let them burn!” (2008, October 17). The Spokesman-Review. Retrieved from – 737 MAX defect, plane crashes – Beginning informational source: Italiano, L. (2019, May 19). Boeing acknowledges flaw in in 737 MAX flight simulators. New York Post. Retrieved from Pharmaceutical – Opiod lawsuits (and at least one huge settlement): Beginning informational source: Chatterjee, P. (2018, January 25). New York City sues Purdue Pharmaceutical and others over opiod deaths. Corpwatch. Retrieved from exemplary level of the Rubric provides length at 1800-2300 words. At least 7 credible sources should support your essay, including at least two new sources from the University library (in addition to the course materials.) Submit this essay as a Microsoft Word attachment in this Assignment section of the class, no later than Sunday of week eight.You must support your statements with materials from the required readings in the course, as well as the outside research. Cite your sources in APA format. An abstract is not needed and will not count in your word count. I have provided an APA Guidelines PPT in Resources. Another great source for APA formatting is Also there is the Purdue OWL online. All material must be appropriately cited with an in-text citation (author, date) and a reference page listing.