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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


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


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


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


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


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


Is your organization’s director & officer liability insurance enough?
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • January 23 2012

In an effort to help attract and retain good board members, almost all organizations carry directors and officers liability (D&O) insurance, providing officers and boards with protection against claims for their service to the organization


What directors need to know about audit committees
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • April 8 2011

Audit committees began to receive more attention and focus since the passage of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) of 2002


Life outside of Delaware
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2011

As more and more states focus on how to attract new businesses, commentators continue to discuss the position Delaware has played in the corporate landscape and the role it will play in the future


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