The tilting of the playing field in favor of their hometown corporation makes Pennsylvania an unsafe place for investors. The whole purpose of law is to provide predictability, and what the legislature appears to be doing is to change in the middle of the game the rules that everyone was playing by.
Over the past year, we have been engaged in career development with an eye toward advancement opportunities for our employees. The new assignments for Otto and Scott are designed to broaden both their understanding of the corporation and their experience in the finance and accounting arenas. We are committed to providing advancement opportunities for our employees and will continue to focus on helping accelerate career development and expanding the knowledge base of our staff.
Put yourself in the arbitrator's position. Odds that the plaintiff employee is ever going to need your services again are almost zero. But if you're a large, multistate or multinational corporation, you figure, 'If I give a good ruling on this case, they're going to keep shooting me these cases and I can make a lot of money.' That's a built-in bias in the arbitration procedure.
That kind of policy could facilitate a quicker response to genocide. The genocide has been going on since October 2003, and then-Secretary of State Colin Powell announced in 2004 that what was happening was genocide. That was two years ago, and the Corporation is only now acting on what's happening.
We followed what Bill France and International Speedway Corporation did throughout their existence -- we did it the old fashioned way, going out and getting the money on our own with no government subsidies -- and we thought we were following the way NASCAR and ISC had built their successful corporate structure.