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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


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


When it comes to corporate minutes, less is more - revisiting the topic of taking minutes
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • August 1 2011

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


IRS continues focus on corporate governance
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2010

In another step to its continued focus on corporate governance, the IRS recently released a Governance Check Sheet and guidance to its agents for conducting an examination of a tax exempt organization’s governance practice


IRS extends Form 990 for some filers
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • January 12 2012

In Notice 2012-4, the IRS extended the filing deadline for Form 990 until March 30, 2012, for many tax-exempt organizations with a filing due date during the first two months of the new year


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


Insurance companies will soon have to disclose corporate governance practices annually
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • October 2 2014

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) is moving forward with the Corporate Governance Disclosure Act (CGAD) and supporting Model


U.S. Senate adjourns without passing TRIA reauthorization
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • December 19 2014

The U.S. Senate has adjourned for the year without passing the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) renewal legislation. The bill, called "TRIPRA" or


The importance of board evaluations
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • 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


Insurance companies will soon have to disclose corporate governance practices annually
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • September 25 2014

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) voted to adopt the Corporate Governance Disclosure Act (CGAD) and supporting Model