Let every man, every corporation, and especially let every village, town, and city, every county and State, get out of debt and keep out of debt. It is the debtor that is ruined by hard times.
Corporation, n. An ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility.Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
The Corporation of Chennai (previously Madras) is the Oldest Municipal Institution in India established on the 29th September 1688. A charter was issued on the 30 December 1607 by East Indian Company constituting the "Town of Fort St. George" and all the territories thereunto belonging, not exceeding the distance of ten miles from the Fort, into a Corporation.
Sir Josiah Child, one of the directors of the East India Company was responsible for the formation of the Corporation of Chennai, on the model of Dutch Government in the East Indies. On 29th September 1688, the Corporation was inaugurated with power to decide petty cases, levy rates upon the inhabitants for building of schools , a town hall and a jail . Nathaniel Higginson was nominated as First mayor with 12 aldermen and 60 burgesses .
The Hyderabad development area is divided into two parts. The first part is the incorporated area of the Municipal Corporation of Hyderabad-Secunderabad and the Cantonement area. The second part is the peripheral area excluding the incorporated area in the Hyderabad development area.
Corporation, n. An ingenious device for securing individual profit without individual responsibility.ambrose bierce
As the Corporation's size and power grew, so did the need to assuage people's fears of it. The Corporation suffered its first full-blown legitimacy crisis in the wake of the early-twentieth-century merger movement, when, for the first time, many Americans realized that corporations, now turned behemoths, threatened to overwhelm their social institutions and governments.joel bakan
Dodge v. Ford still stands for the legal principal that managers and directors have a legal duty to put the shareholders' interests above all others and no legal authority to serve any other interests - what has come to be known as "the best interests of the Corporation" principal.joel bakan
As a psychopathic creature, the Corporation can neither recognize nor act upon moral reasons to refrain from harming others.joel bakan
The Corporation, like the psychopathic personality it resembles, is programmed to exploit others for profit.joel bakan
The Corporation is not a person; it is a legal fiction backed up by guns and police and jail cells and taxing authorities and the regulators called government.jerry brown
One aspect of modern life which has gone far to stifle men is the rapid growth of tremendous corporations. Enormous spiritual sacrifices are made in the transformation of shopkeepers into employees... The disappearance of free enterprise has led to a submergence of the individual in the impersonal Corporation in much the same manner as he has been submerged in the state in other lands.william o. douglas
In the modern Corporation the decisive power, that of the managers , is derived from no one but the managers themselves controlled by nobody and nothing and responsible to no one. It is in the most literal sense unfounded, unjustified, uncontrolled and irresponsible power.Peter Drucker
Unless the power of the Corporation can be organized on an accepted principle of legitimacy, it will... be taken over by a Central government...Peter Drucker
Up to now, America has not been a good milieu for the rise of a mass movement. What starts out here as a mass movement ends up as a racket, a cult, or a Corporation.Eric Hoffer
His high-pitched voice already stood out above the general murmur of well-behaved junior executives grooming themselves for promotion within the Bell Corporation. Then he was suddenly heard to say: "No, I'm not interested in developing a powerful brain. All I'm after is just a mediocre brain, something like the President of the American Telephone and Telegraph Company."alan turing
So, our honest politicians and our honorable Corporation heads owe it to their reputations to bring their activities out into the open.
Everybody who has ever worked for a Corporation knows that corporations conspire all the time. Politicians conspire all the time, pot-dealers conspire not to get caught by the narcs, the world is full of conspiracies. Conspiracy is natural primate behavior.robert anton wilson
The multinational Corporation and international production reflect a world in which capital and technology have become increasingly mobile, while labor has remained relatively immobile.
The Court are bound to consider all the circumstances of the case, before they disturb the peace and quiet of any Corporation.
Dodge v. Ford still stands for the legal principal that managers and directors have a legal duty to put the shareholders' interests above all others and no legal authority to serve any other interests - what has come to be known as "the best interests of the Corporation" principal.
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