Mallinckrodt (part of Tyco)
Nearly 200 CEOs say their companies are committed to delivering value to all stakeholders, not just shareholders
On August 19, 2019, the Business Roundtable (BRT), a lobbying group composed of leading CEOs in the US, released an updated Statement on the Purpose of a Corporation. This statement expresses a fundamental commitment to all stakeholders, including...
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Author: Sherri Cruz, Star Tribune [USA]
A federal jury in Minneapolis has awarded a former Mallinckrodt Inc. [part of Tyco] executive $1 million in lost wages and punitive damages in a sex discrimination lawsuit in which she alleged the company paid her less than her male counterparts but...