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August 2, 2010 Dodd-Frank: Governance Issues Galore And Not Limited To Financial Institutions

Source: The Metropolitian Corporate Counsel

On July 21, 2010, President Obama signed into law the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. This caps over a year of intense activity by the House and Senate to address the causes of the financial crisis and...

August 2, 2010 With Friends Like This ...

Source: Gretchen Morgenson, NY Times

IS it a blinding statement of the obvious to say that trust in the world’s banks has suffered lately? Indeed, just when you think you’re ready to move past the steady drumbeat of disconcerting revelations, something else crops up...

July 30, 2010 It’s signed, now for the hard part: what your board needs to know about corporate governance and executive compensation provisions in the Dodd-Frank Act

Source: Lexology

The wait for financial regulatory reform legislation is over. President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the Dodd Frank Act) into law on July 21, 2010. The Dodd Frank Act, while...

July 28, 2010 A Study in Executive Compensation

Source: Seeking Alpha

The New York Times’ DealBook, edited by Andrew Ross Sorkin, recently carried an amazing headline, “Study: Boards Use Peers to Inflate Executive Pay.” And in this remarkable study we find the following:

July 27, 2010 Al Gini: Business ethics lessons from the BP Gulf Oil Spill- audio

Source: WBEZ Blog

So the big news coming out of the Gulf of Mexico today isn’t about oil, engineering, or meteorology. It’s about leadership – specifically Tony Hayward’s future as CEO of BP. For months now, Hayward has been blasted for the Gulf...

July 20, 2010 Balancing Compensation Amid Economic Woes

Source: Health Leaders Media

From all indications, the nation is emerging—however slowly—from the worst recession since the Great Depression. Although the brightening economic outlook will be welcomed, it also creates a new set of challenges as nonprofit...

July 20, 2010 Eleven Things I’ve Learned About Sustainability

Source: Triple Pundit - Saybrook University

The following is a guest post by our friends at Saybrook University’s Organizational Systems Program (a 3p sponsor) – designed for students who want to understand the nature of organizations, collaborative practices, and...

July 19, 2010 Why Do Boards Fail?

Source: Fresh

Reflecting on some spectacular corporate governance failures, Bridget Biggar, Director of HR consulting firm Management Intelligence, argues that it is time to put Boards under the same performance criteria as other management...

July 19, 2010 Should shareholder proposals serve as an early warning system for emerging risks and retail challenges?

Source: CSR Wire

The socially responsible investment community views the shareholder resolution process as a vehicle for allowing investors to raise and debate issues that may eventually impinge on the corporate bottom line. However, a recent...

July 16, 2010 Pension funding relief: how it works and why your executive compensation, dividend and stock buy-back practices may erode your potential relief

Source: Lexology

The Preservation of Access to Care for Medicare Beneficiaries and Pension Relief Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-192; H.R. 3962) (the “Act”) gives plan sponsors the opportunity to elect one of two methods for determining their defined...

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