Essays Tagged: "General counsel"

Big Media.

pleased the court vacated the cable broadcast cross-ownership regulation," said Paul T. Cappuccio, general counsel of AOL Time Warner. " The rule had long ago become an anachronism and did not serve ... nd take it to the Supreme Court if necessary. "It's a terrible thing for diversity of viewpoints in general, for programming diversity in particular, and it will increase the price of video [...]"Stev ...

(10 pages) 243 0 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Duties of Directors to Expose and React to Management Wrongdoing - US

IntroductionIt is late on a Friday afternoon. The Chief Executive Officer, or the General Counsel, of XYZ Corp. receives a telephone call advising that the local FBI, United States A ... of litigation often is a cost of doing business. While the Board should be updated about litigation generally, the regimen recommended here is reserved to instances in which, typically, the government ... e absence of such action, Mozer was alleged to have submitted two subsequent unauthorized bids.16In general, the Gutfreund release, of course, is a product of the statutory supervisory responsibilitie ...

(19 pages) 226 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Business Finance

honest look at the company's financial performance. This is why there are controls in place such as generally accepted accounting procedures (GAAP), and the Sarbanes Oxley's law, that was put in place ... y with it. If a situation is not clear the employee must seek guidance from the manager, Pepsi Co's General Counsel, or the General auditor or the Speak Up hotline. Pepsi Co also has an Ethics Advisor ...

(5 pages) 42 0 3.5 Aug/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Collective Bargaining

ursued for unfair labor practices. "In unfair labor practice cases, the board sits as the judge and general counsel acts as the prosecutor. Anyone can file an unfair labor practice complaint with the ...

(5 pages) 23 0 0.0 Sep/2011

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Corporate Crime Memo

ing the company by taking company assets and making personal purchases. Glen Grambart, a former FTC general manager, himself signed off on checks that were for personal purchases of Rubin and Karki. " ... ers belonging to shell companies under Rubin's personal control." (Wojahn)Rubin and James McGovern, General Counsel to FTC, developed a plan to use company funds to buy unsold stock units. Instead of ...

(15 pages) 28 0 0.0 Nov/2011

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases