Letter from the editors.

Author:Pitts, Sarah
Position:Brief article

Welcome to the Journal of Legal, Ethical and Regulatory Issues. This journal was formerly named the Academy for Studies in Business Law Journal. It is owned and published by the Allied Academies, Inc., a non profit association of scholars whose purpose is to encourage and support the advancement and exchange of knowledge, understanding and teaching throughout the world. The JLERI is a principal vehicle for achieving the objectives of the organization. The editorial mission of this journal is to publish empirical and theoretical manuscripts which advance understanding of business law, ethics and the regulatory environment of business.

We changed the name of the journal to better reflect our broader mission. Readers should note more clearly now that our mission goes beyond studies involving business law or the effect of legislation on businesses and organizations. We are also interested in articles involving ethics. We would like to publish more manuscripts dealing with the ethical environment, business ethics and the impact of ethics on organizations and businesses. In addition, we invite articles exploring the...

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