Tag Archives: legal action

ITV to pounce on struggling rivals STV and UTV?

The UK’s only two remaining independent terrestrial TV companies – STV which operates in Scotland and UTV Media in Northern Ireland – are both in the takeover frame following recent troubles. STV, formerly Scottish Television and best known for its ...

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Former Mindshare man Steve Simpson falls foul of WPP’s ‘zero tolerance’ for two-timing employees

Yet another one-time WPP employee, Steve Simpson, formerly CEO of GroupM’s Business Sciences division and an employee of Mindshare, has fallen foul of the marcoms giant’s insistence that departing employees play things by the book. Not only that but Simpson ...

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Adam & Eve beats RKCR/Y&R in needle match for £25m Halifax

This one would have made Liverpool versus Manchester United look like a friendly Lancashire kickabout. Adam & Eve, the breakaway from RKCR/Y&R whose partners were successfully sued for £750,000 by WPP boss Sir Martin Sorrell for breaking the terms of ...

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