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February 28, 2011 Ethisphere Announces Annual List of 100 Most Influential People in Business Ethics

Source: BusinessWire

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Ethisphere Institute, a company dedicated to the creation, advancement and sharing of best practices in business ethics, corporate social responsibility, anti-corruption and sustainability, has...[more]

February 24, 2011 Business Ethics Get Codified

Source: The Moscow Times

Business ethics are improving in Russia, on paper at least. More local companies are emulating Western standards and adopting ethics codes to help them operate in a corrupt environment and create the appearance of...

February 24, 2011 US charges Swiss bankers for aiding tax evasion

Source: AFP

WASHINGTON — The US indicted four Credit Suisse bankers Wednesday on charges of helping US taxpayers hide money in secret Swiss accounts to avoid US taxes. The four bankers and unnamed co-conspirators were accused of offering US...

February 23, 2011 Why Alibaba's CEO had to go

Source: Fortune

Alibaba says the fraud perpetrated on its users is minor and immaterial, fiscally, to its investors. But top leaders still fell on their swords to save the company's reputation where it really counts.

February 17, 2011 SRI faces corruption hurdle, says former EC president Santer

Source: City Wire

The former president of the European Comission, Jacques Santer, said corruption and bribery remain rife among international companies operating in less developed markets and it is a serious obstacle for socially responsible...

February 17, 2011 Issa issues subpoena over Countrywide VIPs

Source: Washington Post

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, issued a subpoena Wednesday as he seeks to out the lawmakers who benefited from home loans offered at below-market rates by former...

February 17, 2011 Scandal-ridden CA city's leaders ordered to trial

Source: AP

LOS ANGELES — For nearly two weeks the judge listened patiently as lawyers for the mayor, vice mayor and others accused of looting a modest, blue-collar city of millions of dollars painted a picture of their clients as tireless...

February 17, 2011 SN&R talks to Angelides about the financial crisis

Source: News Review

Longtime Sacramentan Phil Angelides was appointed by Congress to lead an investigation into the financial meltdown of 2008—the worst global monetary crisis since 1929. Eighteen months later, the former California state treasurer...

February 17, 2011 Madoff Says Banks ‘Had to Know’ of Fraud

Source: NY Times

Bernard L. Madoff said he never thought the collapse of his enormous Ponzi scheme would cause the sort of destruction that has befallen his family, Diana B. Henriques reports in The New York Times.

February 14, 2011 Improve Public Trust in Your Company: Transform the Nominating Committee

Source: Business Ethics

“We have the best opportunity ever to advance corporate governance,” said Joe Dear, the head of the Californian pension fund, Calpers, in the middle of the financial crisis. Two years later, the crisis is over, but the governance...

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