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Committees of a corporate governing body
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2015

Committees can be valuable resources of any corporation, but care must be taken in creating and delegating authority to committees. All states'


Ten considerations for making you a better board member
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • April 30 2015

Being a board member became less enjoyable during the first decade of the new millennium. First, boards were blamed for the malfeasance that resulted


Rules to avoid compliance issues with minutes and conduct of meetings: use of a consent agenda
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2015

All authority for decision making as to matters of policy, direction, strategy and governance (the "important matters") and oversight as to matters


Rules to avoid compliance issues with minutes and conduct of meetings: suggestions for conducting meetings
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • March 19 2015

Our posting, titled "Basic Rules for Minutes," described two basic rules for preparing Minutes of meetings: Saying less is better. Reflect


Rules to avoid compliance issues with minutes and conduct of meetings: reflecting in minutes documents made available for meetings
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • March 5 2015

In review, our posting, titled “Basic Rules for Minutes,” described two basic rules for preparing Minutes of meetings: Saying less is better. Reflect


Rules to avoid compliance issues with minutes and conduct of meetings: considerations for minutes of an adjourned meeting
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • February 19 2015

Boards and their committees may take action on a matter only by: Vote of a majority of members entitled to vote thereon at a duly called meeting at


Rules to avoid compliance issues with minutes and conduct of meetings: basic rules for minutes
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • February 5 2015

Today’s business climate places heightened scrutiny on corporate governance and the actions of board members in both public and private companies as


Who is responsible for compliance and compliance reporting?
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • October 27 2014

We have recently seen a plethora of headlines and news articles on compliance, compliance reporting, and who is responsible for them. Below is a


Board diversity: not important to most corporate boards?
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2014

Board diversity isn't a priority for the majority of America's corporate boards, or so suggests the survey results featured in a recent Businessweek


Factual scenario simulations for boards
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • October 21 2014

In order to engage the board and its members in any of these governance topics, we recommend extemporaneous simulation of factual scenarios in which