Sir Philip Green

Pressure mounts to strip Green of knighthood | Business – Business Article

Pressure was mounting on Saturday for controversial businessman Sir Philip Green to lose his knighthood following allegations that he had sexually and racially abused his staff. “If the allegations are true, then Philip Green should be stripped of his knighthood,” said Ian Lavery MP, Labour party chair. “The public rightly expect high standards from public figures and they’re not getting it. The honours system is clearly flawed and the prime minister should take steps to remove honours from people who…

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Philip Green accused of racial, physical and sexual abuse | Business – Business Article

Philip Green allegedly subjected people working in his business empire to abuse and other inappropriate behaviour that was at times racial, physical and sexual, according to a report. A host of serious allegations were published on Friday evening by the Daily Telegraph after an injunction obtained by the businessman was lifted. The paper said some of the people involved had made complaints about Green but they had been covered up. In some cases, Green is alleged to have paid people…

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Philip Green ends ‘gagging order’ action against Telegraph | Business – Business Article

It promised to be one of the highest profile court cases of the year, pitting the billionaire owner of TopShop against a national newspaper over its right to report claims of sexual and racial harassment. Instead, Sir Philip Green chose to duck a head-on fight with the Daily Telegraph at the last minute, avoiding a high court trial and leaving the businessman with a hefty legal bill and a battered reputation. The decision by Green and his business empire, Arcadia,…

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