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What is a critical analysis on the Henry Ford case?

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One of the most significant legal cases in which the Ford Motor Company was involved was in 1919: Dodge v. Ford Motor Company . The case was heard by the Michigan Supreme Court, which ruled in favor of the plaintiffs, the brothers John F. Dodge and Horace E. Dodge. As ten percent shareholders in Ford Motors, they held the largest percentage of shares after Henry Ford himself. They challenged Ford’s decision to put the greatest share of the company’s considerable profits back into the...

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