Common Ethical Problems. Chapter 3. How to Look at Ethical Issues. What it is. A definition of the issue. Why it is an ethical problem. Professional costs and possible penalties for ethical or legal transgressions. . Human Resource Issues. Discrimination Harassment, Sexual or Otherwise.
It is discrimination!
The basis of personal and corporate relationships is trust. Appearances of favorable to treatment to special friends erodes that trust.
Your use of corporate resources represents fulfilling your end of the employer/employee contract.