Board Governance

The Investor Stewardship Principles: What Will Be The Impact?

In this episode, Darla Stuckey, President and CEO of the Society for Corporate Governance, joins Host TK Kerstetter to discuss the 2018 ISG principles—and what boards may need to know about their implementation.

A Roadmap To Avoiding Board & Director Liability Risks

In this episode, legal expert William Chandler (Former Chancellor, Delaware Court of Chancery and Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati) returns to discuss various aspects of board and director liability.

Spencer Stuart Report: Boards Are Evolving, Becoming More Diverse

Corporate boards are evolving in both their composition and diversity according to a new study from Spencer Stuart, and retirement age is on the uptick.

Inside the Boardroom: Fostering Diversity, Mitigating Cyber Risks And More

In this edition of 'Inside the Boardroom', Betsy Atkins answers readers' questions about inclusiveness and diversity, data breaches and cyber threats, and institutional investors. 

What To Do When The Board Needs To Terminate A Business Leader

What happens when a closely-held corporation faces the need to terminate its president who is also a significant shareholder, because he or she acted improperly?

A Practical Look At Director Liability Exposure

Recent high-profile controversies with governance implications raise the interest level on director liability risks. However, issues of liability exposure should be considered in the context of a broader scope of potential risks.

To Manage Cyber Risk, Boards Need More Insight

Cyber risk, which has always represented a significant area of enterprise risk, is finally being acknowledged as intersecting with other areas of the board’s oversight.

Board Under Siege: What Wells Fargo Did Right (And Wrong)

The real test for good governance occurs in the wake of a crisis.

Shareholder Engagement: A Balancing Act

Board members share whether their oversight responsibilities should mandate regular communication with shareholders.