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

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • 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

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

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

Delaware legislature reacts to Schoon v. Troy

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • 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

Business Roundtable releases 2012 Principles of Corporate Governance

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • 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

Ohio's new "business courts"

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 6 2009

On January 2, 2009, Ohio officially launched its specialized commercial docket

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?

What directors need to know about committee charters

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 28 2011

Every few years, we feel it is important to remind boards of the role of board committee charters

The Supreme Court to determine the constitutionality of public company accounting oversight board created by SOX

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 22 2009

The Supreme Court agreed on Monday to rule on the constitutionality of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act passed in 2002 to create a new government agency to regulate firms that audit the books of publicly traded companies