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

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • 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

The evolving role of the corporate secretary

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • 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

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

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • 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

Business Roundtable releases 2012 Principles of Corporate Governance

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • 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

PwC's Center for Board Governance addresses risk management and the regulatory environment in their 2013 Annual Corporate Directors Survey

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 3 2013

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC's (PwC) Center for Board Governance released the final installment of its Annual Corporate Directors Survey, titled

The importance of board evaluations

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 26 2014

The first step in the process is to determine the objective or objectives of the evaluation (as discussed in our May 12, 2014, post). Generally

Delaware legislature reacts to Schoon v. Troy

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • May 8 2009

The Delaware legislature has enacted a number of amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law ("DGCL") relating to the governance of Delaware corporations

Advice for boards: think before you speak

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 9 2014

When facing a crisis, boards should take a minute to take a breath. Crises will happen fast and when boards make rushed decisions, that's when they

Time to involve the board in the strategic process

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • 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?