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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


What happens when your organization is ‘in the zone?’
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • October 28 2009

In a troubled economy where businesses are struggling to survive, it is no surprise that many organizations find themselves insolvent or nearly insolvent


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


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


Providing direction and oversight in 2009: nonprofit governance in wake of the economic crisis
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2009

Today, nonprofit corporations are saddled with a changing governance environment that brings with it a need to examine current board practices and consider new ones


Ten strategies to make your board more effective
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • December 16 2009

Congress, regulators, prosecutors, investors, institutions and the media widely blame boards of directors for the financial crisis with headlines such as CNN’s "Blame boards of directors for financial mess Lack of care led to the financial collapse" and The Corporate Board’s "Independent boards, but ineffective directors."


Questions to ask before joining a nonprofit board
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • November 23 2009

Many of us will have the opportunity to serve others by joining a nonprofit board


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


PwC's Center for Board Governance addresses risk management and the regulatory environment in their 2013 Annual Corporate Directors Survey
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • October 3 2013

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


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