Are you hiding behind the law or running from it? Ethical decision-making is much larger than the law. Laws are man-made. Being ethical is what you are doing when no one is looking. Before a law is signed into action, man is already looking for loopholes.
Ethics, Integrity, and Morality are much larger than the law. These virtues come into play when no one is looking and when there is no chance of being caught.
What are you doing when no one is looking?