Four Yorkshire directors banned
- Misconduct charges follow assault conviction. // Accountancy;Feb1998, Vol. 121 Issue 1254, p17
Cites the results of a study on the increase in the number of company directors involved in more than one failed business in Great Britain from 1994 to 1997. Percentage of directors who has run failed companies.
- The Effective Lead Director. Mattson, Gayle L. // Corporate Board;Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 23 Issue 135, p1
A decade after the role of lead director was pioneered by General Motors, the role remains uncommon in U.S. boardrooms. Governance debacles such as Enron and Global Crossing, tougher regulation, and shareholder pressures, should prompt more boards to take a closer look at how the lead director...
- Advising Corporate Directors After the Savings and Loan Disaster. Weinstein, Harris // Business Lawyer;Aug93, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p1499
Presents advises for corporate directors on business failures. Responsibilities on the acceptance of directorship; Comprehension of the business; Selection of good management and assessment of the performance.
- EDITORIAL. Higgins, Joanna // Director (00123242);Mar2002, Vol. 55 Issue 8, p11
Editorial. Introduces a series of articles on lessons about value learned by British corporate directors from business failures.
- Protect us from rogues. // Credit Management;Sep99, p15
Reports on the rising number of directors of companies in Great Britain who have been involved in multiple company failures.
- About those dead dogs in our neighborhood... Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;6/25/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 41, p70
Shares a story that reflects how furniture executives in the United States try to revive failing businesses instead of focusing on healthy companies. Bankruptcy filings in the country.
- Furniture store closes suddenly. // Cabinet Maker;8/27/2010, Issue 5702, p9
The article reports on the sudden closed down of Wiltshire Furniture and Half Price Suites both in London, England leaving their customers in the dark on when they will receive the orders they have made to them.
- Ownership of Dreams NI franchise revealed. // Cabinet Maker;2/21/2014, Issue 5873, p8
The article reports on the disclosure of the administrator of Skyline Superstore, a defunct furniture retail business that formerly held the Dreams franchise within Northern Ireland, on the details of the fall-out of the company.
- Furniture business shut down for rogue trading. // Cabinet Maker;1/17/2014, Issue 5868, p8
The article reports on the closure of furniture firm I-Sleep by the Insolvency Service in the interest of the general public in Great Britain.