Tag Archives: Case

Index Case: ‘Moment we were dreading’

This week, the ebola contagion reached crisis point. A five-year-old boy, who became the first confirmed ebola case outside the Democratic Republic of the Congo during the current outbreak, died in Uganda on Tuesday night. With the World Health Organisation warning there is a very high risk of the disease spreading regionally, agencies including World… Read More »

UBH Slammed By Judge For Fiduciary Failure: Can The Case Help Us Understand Corporate Greed?

Greed is a powerful motivator, but it can’t act alone. What psychological mechanisms make it possible for greed to drive corporate policy even when the consequences may include loss of human life? A blistering 106-page decision issued earlier this week by Chief Magistrate Judge Joseph C. Spero of the Northern District of California in a consolidated class action suit… Read More »