Code of Conduct

NMOBA members strive to recognize, promote and improve the gay and lesbian business community, and to that end agree to be bound by these Standards of Business Conduct and Ethics:

  • WILL conduct business with honesty, integrity and fairness with respect to customers, clients and employees alike
  • WILL be accessible and accountable to customers or clients, and make every reasonable effort to act with the customer’s or client’s best interest and benefit
  • WILL not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex or sexual orientation
  • WILL be responsible at all times for truthful and non-deceptive advertising and promotion regarding the business and its products and/or services
  • WILL not use or condone advertising which is untrue, misleading, deceptive, fraudulent, falsely disparaging of competitors, or which contains insincere offers to sell, nor advertising which, as a whole, may be misleading or result in misrepresentation by direct statement, inference or omission
  • WILL conduct business with strict adherence to the laws of the State of New Mexico, the professional codes of ethics for each members particular business or profession and in accordance with generally accepted business practices
  • WILL support the ideals and goals of the organization, as well as support the lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and queer community in general, in a constructive and positive manner