Sports Direct finance director Bob Mellors is to have a legal team assigned
to him, as the company faces a joint investigation into alleged anti-competitive
Mellors’s team will be separate from that of chief executive Dave Forsey and
founder Mike Ashley in order to avoid any conflict of interest, reported the
The probe by the Serious Fraud Office and the Office of Fair Trading has hurt
the company’s share price. When the company admitted it had been visited by the
SFO and OFT in September last year, shares fell 17% and have not rallied with
the rest of the market in recent months.
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements