March 16, 2023

A new report finds CEO and CFO base salaries increasing but bonuses on the decl

March 14, 2023

What Directors are Thinking

March 9, 2023

With more than half of companies failing to plan for CEO succession, the topic

March 9, 2023

To contribute effectively during economic uncertainty, directors need candor, c

March 7, 2023

Boards of Delaware corporations may want to move toward adopting officer exculp

March 6, 2023

Boards continue to be challenged by the war in Ukraine, China relations and ESG

March 3, 2023

ESG statements in press releases, the company website and other marketing can b

March 2, 2023

There’s a better way to prevent C-Suite self-dealing than the SEC’s cybersecuri

Final Two Dodd-Frank Provisions Could Hinder Boards’ Discretion

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The SEC could make it tougher for boards to hold executives accountable for their actions.

Over the past decade, the implementation of Dodd-Frank provisions such as say on pay, the advisor independence rules and CEO pay ratio disclosure has significantly influenced the evolution of executive compensation practices and disclosures as well as the role of the board. Now, the SEC has turned its attention to finalizing the open compensation-related Dodd-Frank provisions that remain: clawbacks and pay vs. performance disclosure. Both rules were proposed in 2015.

What Directors Are Thinking

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Dorlisa K. Flur

My Board Journey

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Beverly Cole
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Business Ethics: What Everyone Needs to Know

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A book review by Howard Brod Brownstein

Strategy, First and Foremost

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Bob Rock

Abortion and the Board

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Charles Elson

All Corporate Boards Should Have Director Term Limits

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Mandated limits on service time are the only way to guarantee new perspectives and fresh ideas.

New Report Gauges Boardroom Diversity Nationally and Worldwide

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Some findings raise the question of whether “diversity fatigue” is setting in.

Diligent Institute and 22 other partner organizations recently released Board Diversity Gaps: The Global Modern Leadership Report 2022, a report that offers a comprehensive look at corporate boardroom composition and diversity on a global scale. The findings include a detailed picture of diversity in the boardrooms of American companies as well as how they compare to their international counterparts.

New Report Finds Asian Representation Lacking on Fortune 1000 Boards

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Tech boards have the most directors, but lag behind their number of Asian employees.

Asian Representation on Fortune 1000 Boards, a report from the KPMG Board Leadership Center and Ascend Pinnacle, found that the perspectives of the U.S. Asian community are lacking in most Fortune 1000 boardrooms.