Register here.  Forgot your password?  Remember me
HomeAbout The SiteRegistration InformationVoices: Featured Commentators and Bloggers  Special Sections


Featured Content








Click Here to Subscribe to our RSS Feed

Stories Below come from our Media Partner 3BL Media - Click their logo or any of the stories for more information

News & Updates

January 27, 2012 Study shows people more likely to lie when texting

Source: KSN - TV

WICHITA, Kansas -- Twitter, Facebook and text messaging are all easy ways to keep in touch, but a new study suggests they could also be a convenient way to lie.“It’s easier, I think it is, it's easier for people to text and lie,"...

January 25, 2012 New York attorney general to lead 'risky mortgages' team

Source: CNN

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman will head a task force to investigate housing practices, a senior administration official said early Wednesday. During Tuesday night's State of the Union address, President Barack Obama...

January 24, 2012 45% have witnessed workplace misconduct

Source: OC Register

Fewer U.S. workers admit to seeing violations of the law or ethics in the workplace, but more of them are reporting the wrongdoing when they do notice it. That's the conclusion of the National Business Ethics Survey conducted...

January 24, 2012 CN stops payments to ex-CEO Harrison

Source: Winnipeg Free Press

CALGARY -- Canadian National Railway Co. has suspended pension and other payments to retired CEO Hunter Harrison, who is considering taking the top job at rival Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. CN said it has "reasonable grounds" to...

January 23, 2012 The Business Ethics Alliance Launches 2012 Programming With "Ethics of Hiring" Dialogue at Gallup

Source: PR News Wire

OMAHA, Neb.-- The following is being released by Creighton University. The Business Ethics Alliance will launch its 2012 Ethics Programming through its Dialogue series - to spark a critical conversation on the ethics of hiring....

January 19, 2012 Ethisphere Announces the 100 Most Influential People in Business Ethics

Source: MarketWatch

The Ethisphere Institute, a leading international think-tank dedicated to the creation, advancement and sharing of best practices in business ethics, corporate social responsibility, anti-corruption and sustainability, today...

January 19, 2012 Whittier Trust manager among 4 arrested in insider trading probe

Source: LA Times

The arrest of South Pasadena investment manager Danny Kuo underscores the contention of prosecutors that insider trading has become "rampant and routine" beyond New York hedge funds.

January 17, 2012 On 2nd Anniversary of Citizens United, Shareholders File Resolutions, Advocates Launch Drives to Stem Corporate Political Spending

Source: Trillium Asset Management

On the 2nd anniversary of the Citizens United Supreme Court decision, two investment firms announce that they have filed shareholder resolutions at three companies, Bank of America*, 3M* & Target Corporation,* urging the...[more]

January 17, 2012 Corporate Japan: woeful lack of outside directors

Source: Japan Times

Japan Inc. is often criticized for its poor corporate governance, especially when it comes to monitoring how top management makes decisions. The Olympus Corp. scandal, based at the very least on the camera maker being caught...

January 17, 2012 Panel clears audit firms of Olympus scandal blame

Source: Reuters

An unofficial panel of experts cleared global accounting groups KPMG and Ernst & Young of any responsibility for a $1.7 billion accounting fraud at Japan's Olympus Corp, though the role of the firms remained under official...

Displaying results 791 to 800 out of 1536

[What would you find useful here?]

Please send suggestions to:


Published by


Published by Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Design & Contents Copyright © 2005 - 2016
By G&A Institute unless otherwise noted. All rights reserved.
Accountability-Central is a service mark of G&A Institute, Inc.
New York, New York, USA

Email | Web