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Categories of expertise to consider for an expertise board

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • August 21 2014

A board can consider numerous competencies in putting together an expertise board. In order to assure some depth as well as structure in the

State law encourages an expertise board for corporate compliance

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 7 2014

State corporation law encourages use of an expertise board rather than a constituency board for corporate compliance. An "expertise" board is

Engaging the board in succession planning

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 24 2014

Many boards approach succession planning by imposing age or term limits on its board or, by default, the decision is made by death or disability of a

Engaging the board in strategic planning

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 10 2014

Under state corporation law, all authority for: Decision-making as to matters of policy, direction, strategy and governance; and Oversight as to

The importance of board evaluations

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • June 12 2014

Most institutional investors, regulators (such as the SEC and National Association of Insurance Companies), and governance commentators are taking

Corporate compliance starts with good governance at the top

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • May 29 2014

Best practices are higher standards than those set by state law fiduciary duties, federal sentencing guidelines and a maze of other laws including:

Corporate compliance starts with good governance at the top

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • May 12 2014

Federal sentencing guidelines penalize organizations found guilty of breaches of fiduciary duty or violations of law constituting felonies or Class

Corporate compliance starts with good governance at the top

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • April 24 2014

In order to encourage independent persons to serve as board members, state law offers a number of legal protections to persons serving as board

Corporate compliance starts with good governance at the top

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • April 10 2014

A board member should be particularly concerned that the organization has established and implemented programs designed to address the following: 1

Corporate compliance starts with good governance at the top

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2014

Corporate compliance for any organization starts at the top with the the organization's governing board. This is the first blog of a series of blogs