Walt Disney's Corporate Governance Crisis
ICMR HOME | Case Studies Collection
Corporate Governance Case Studies
Walt Disney and his brother Roy started Disney Brothers Studio in Hollywood, California, in 1923. Walt directed the first Mickey Mouse cartoon, Plane Crazy, in 1928 (the third, Steamboat Willie, was the first cartoon with a soundtrack). The studio produced its first animated feature film, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, in 1937...
Overview of Corporate Governance
On March 3, 2004, Eisner was stripped of his role as chairman, but kept his position as chief executive, after 43 percent of shareholders voted against him in an unprecedented protest. Convening in Philadelphia after a stormy annual meeting, Disney's board said it had elected former U.S. Senator George Mitchell as the company's chairman and that 61-year-old Eisner had its unanimous backing as Disney's top executive.
Case Studies Links:-
Short Case Studies,
Simplified Case Studies.
Other Case Studies:- Multimedia Case Studies, Cases in Other Languages.
Business Reports Link:- Business Reports.
Books:- Textbooks, Work Books, Case Study Volumes
|Business Environment||Business Ethics||Business Reports||Business Strategy|
|Corporate Governance||Economics||Enterprise Risk Management||Finance|
|HRM||Innovation||Insurance||IT and Systems|
|Leadership and Entrepreneurship||Marketing||Miscellaneous||Operations|
|Project Management||Short Case Studies||Cases in other Languages||Free Case Studies|