The majority of the entities referenced in this website are owned by a trust.  Accordingly, Mr. Gertler does not have unilateral control over the actions of such entities, but can only advise them on the appropriate course of action in his role as a consultant. Consequently, any references to steps that Mr. Gertler has taken, or will take should be understood in the context of this trust structure, Mr. Gertler’s capacity as a consultant, and the approval obtained in relation to the activity or to be obtained in the proposed activity.