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Business Roundtable releases 2012 Principles of Corporate Governance

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 21 2012

The Business Roundtable, an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies and an advocate of the best practices in corporate governance, released a 2012 version of its Principles of Corporate Governance

Structure follows strategy the importance of having a developed strategy to drive the board’s composition

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 30 2010

To adapt to the ever-changing environment in which they must operate today, corporations, both for profit and nonprofit, need to remain flexible - this includes flexibility in an organization's strategy, its market, its workforce and even its board

Serving on a board? Don’t forget what hat you’re wearing

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 1 2010

It is well established that directors of a corporation owe their fiduciary duties to the corporation and its shareholders as a whole

Treasury Department issues revised guidance on Section 1603

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • April 29 2010

On March 15, 2010, the Treasury Department issued a revised guidance on the Section 1603 ITC grant program (the Revised Guidance

The evolving role of the corporate secretary

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 6 2011

For most outside of the governance arena, the corporate secretary is viewed simply as the designated minute taker for the corporate board

When it comes to corporate minutes, less is more - revisiting the topic of taking minutes

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • August 1 2011

In order to keep the courtroom from invading the boardroom, saying less is often better

Time to involve the board in the strategic process

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 16 2009

As we close the book on another year, corporations are faced with continued unanticipated challenges and issues

The quest for the optimal board size Acredula

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 3 2010

What is the optimal board size?

The push continues for increased expertise on board’s of publicly-held companies with the SEC’s new proposed compensation and governance disclosures

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 4 2009

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) proposed in July substantial revisions to its proxy rules, SEC Release No. 34-60280

SEC offers proposed amendment to “accredited investor” definition to reflect new standard under Dodd-Frank

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • February 17 2011

The Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") recently proposed amendments to the definition of "accredited investor" which would exclude the value of an individual's primary residence in calculating net worth when determining accredited investor status