For this task you will respond to a hypothetical business arrangement where you have been asked to review an initial draft of a service level agreement (SLA) between your company, Finman Account Management, and two other companies, Datanal and Minertek. Based on your recommendations for modifications, Finman will propose a final agreement.
A. Recommend changes (i.e., modifications, insertions, or deletions) to the attached “Service Level Agreement” to better protect Finman’s data and intellectual property.
1. Justify how your recommendations will limit use, sharing, retention, and destruction of Finman’s corporate data by Datanal and Minertek.
2. Justify how your recommendations will assure that Finman’s property, patents, copyrights, and other proprietary rights are protected.
B. When you use sources, include all in-text citations and references in APA format.
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Note: When using sources to support ideas and elements in a paper or project, the submission MUST include APA formatted in-text citations with a corresponding reference list for any direct quotes or paraphrasing. It is not necessary to list sources that were consulted if they have not been quoted or paraphrased in the text of the paper or project.
Note: No more than a combined total of 30% of a submission can be directly quoted or closely paraphrased from sources, even if cited correctly. For tips on using APA style, please refer to the APA Handout web link included in the General Instructions section.