QUESTIONS 1 Did Wayne employment contract oral written EcoCare Why 2 What problems EcoCares pre employment process 3 Can employers written human resource policies construed a contract employer employee 4

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1. Did Wayne have an employment contract, either oral or written, with EcoCare? Why or why not?

Wayne had an oral employment contract with EcoCare. An oral contract existed for one reason that Bell told Wayne during the pre-employment period that he was assured of staying on the job provided his performance was satisfactory. Oral contracts are "made by the verbal mutual consent by two or more parties to the performance of clearly stated promises[1]". It is clear from the findings of Human Resource Department's Investigation that Bell and Wayne had mutual consent which led Bell to make a job offer to Wayne which he accepted. This oral contract was therefore enforceable and remained valid as long as Wayne kept to the promise of performance. It should also be noted that verbal promises made to employees by employers, if reasonable, can make enforceable contract (Findlaw, n.d.). However, Wayne cannot claim to have had a written contract since the supervisory manual that he was given was meant to be an aid in supervising persons in their charge and not as a record of the contract terms of an employee's hiring, according to the EcoCare's human resource department.

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"QUESTIONS 1 Did Wayne Employment Contract Oral Written EcoCare Why 2 What Problems EcoCares Pre Employment Process 3 Can Employers Written Human Resource Policies Construed A Contract Employer Employee 4", 04 April 2011, Accessed.27 March. 2015, http://www.paperdue.com/essay/questions-1-did-wayne-employment-contract-50339