Max Zorin presents a plan to monopolize the microchip industry in Silicon Valley. His terms are non-negotiable and arguably unreasonable. The terms are that each person pays him $100M and half of their net income. As a response, Max does not hesitate to dismiss anyone who does not want to be part of his cartel plan.
In an address to Parliament, King Charles II conveys clearly that the next heir to the throne is the Duke of York. He states that the Duke being the heir is a right ordained by God and considers anyone who denies that truth an enemy. At the end of his speech, King Charles II declares Parliament dissolved and dismisses the members of the House of Commons.