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Holland [2010] UKSC 51: Extracting a rationale for determining de facto directors
Posted on 14 Sep 2011 by David Gibbs

Last year the Supreme Court passed down its judgment on a matter regarding de facto directors. De facto directors are those who were either appointed defectively or were not appointed at all. Holland deals with this latter type of de facto director... Read More

Bartz firing and "group think": An apple is an apple no matter what you call it
Posted on 7 Sep 2011 by David Gibbs

As many of you may have read about this morning, Carol Bartz, CEO of Yahoo! Inc, was fired . A single instance of a female CEO being fired: But what can this potentially tell us about the phenomenon of "group-think"? Group-think is... Read More

How much is too much?
Posted on 22 Nov 2011 by David Gibbs

A short discussion about a year long inquiry by the High Pay Commission as to executive remuneration is available on the BBC website . The full report can be found here . See here for the news article. Also, see here for the full business... Read More

  • Blog Post: Bartz firing and "group think": An apple is an apple no matter what you call it

    As many of you may have read about this morning, Carol Bartz, CEO of Yahoo! Inc, was fired . A single instance of a female CEO being fired: But what can this potentially tell us about the phenomenon of "group-think"? Group-think is a simple idea that those working closely together...
  • Blog Post: Holland [2010] UKSC 51: Extracting a rationale for determining de facto directors

    Last year the Supreme Court passed down its judgment on a matter regarding de facto directors. De facto directors are those who were either appointed defectively or were not appointed at all. Holland deals with this latter type of de facto director in trying to address when one can be classed...
  • Blog Post: How much is too much?

    A short discussion about a year long inquiry by the High Pay Commission as to executive remuneration is available on the BBC website . The full report can be found here . See here for the news article. Also, see here for the full business 'bottom line' about business ambition. ...