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Corporate Governance, News and Updates on Corporate Governance

Before the late-2001 financial implosion at Enron " Fortune's 7th largest of the famed 500 " resulted literally in the disappearance of that Houston-based corporation, and before the largest corporate bankruptcy filing in history " WorldCom in 2002 " few people in the United States regularly used the term "corporate governance."

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News & Updates

February 12, 2016 Zika pushes 38 pct of U.S. businesses surveyed to let workers defer trips

Reuters - The largest share of the survey's respondents, none of whom were identified, were only recommending ways employees can avoid mosquito bites or inform themselves via the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

February 12, 2016 The Executive Pay Cap That Backfired

Source: ProPublica

Wealth, jobs and pay inequality are big political issues this presidential primary season, and they’re bound to become bigger once the parties pick their nominees. In the plethora of plans candidates tout for tackling these...

February 12, 2016 SoCalGas fixes gas leak that gushed methane into Los Angeles for 16 weeks

Source: The Guardian

A blowout at a natural gas well that gushed uncontrollably for 16 weeks and drove thousands of residents from their Los Angeles homes was plugged on Thursday, a utility said.

Research & Insights

February 8, 2016 Patagonia’s Circular Economy Strategy: A Case Study

Source: Ethical Corporation

Ethical Corp developed an exclusive case study of Patagonia’s circular economy strategy available as a complimentary download. Highlights include: 5 pages of exclusive insight into the responsible strategy of one of the most...

February 2, 2016 ISS Publishes Updates To Its 2016 Executive Compensation Policies

Source: Mondaq

On January 22nd, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. ("ISS") updated its Frequently Asked Questions for US Executive Compensation Policies and US Equity Compensation Plans.1 The original FAQs were published on December 18,...

January 28, 2016 Report: Strong governance key as $1 trillion passes to next generation within 10 years

CPI Financial - Covering an in-depth analysis and policy recommendations aimed at enhancing corporate governance within privately-held firms, listed companies and state-owned enterprises in the MENA Region, the report was...

Commentary & Opinion

February 12, 2016 The Misguided ExxonMobil Climate Change Inquisition

Source: Forbes

Last year witnessed the astounding speed at which public and expert opinion now coalesce around policies that would have seemed unacceptable a few years earlier. From same-sex marriage to marijuana legalization, public opinion...

February 11, 2016 Dimon and Buffett: the odd couple of corporate governance

Source: Opinion - FT

It is one of the oldest battle lines in corporate governance: managerial autonomy versus shareholder rights. The battle is particularly acute in the US at present.

February 8, 2016 Q&A with Lee Ballin, Head of Sustainable Business Programs at Bloomberg

Source: Ethical Corporation

We recently had the chance to ask Lee about his role at Bloomberg, his thoughts on the continually expansive scope of corporate sustainability and his ideas on the Sustainable Development Goals. Ethical Corporation - Management...


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Strategic Governance - Enabling Financial, Environmental, and Social Sustainability

A new book by Hank Boerner and Mark Sickles of the Governance & Accountability Institute.  Click here for more information.

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