Tag: CEO scandal

Moonves Situation A Challenge For The CBS Board

With allegations of sexual misconduct swirling around CBS chief executive officer Leslie Moonves, the network giant’s board of directors has also come under scrutiny over how they’ve handled the situation.

Why Papa John’s Board Chose The ‘Poison Pill’

The Papa John’s International Inc. board of directors took a drastic step when it moved forward with a “poison pill” stockholder rights plan.

Safeguarding Corporate Reputation In The Age Of Social Activism

In this age of social activism, powerful forces are fueling a fundamental shift—not only in the influence of social media but also in the rise and fall of brands and leaders.

The Biggest Liar: Samsonite’s Dr. Tainwala

Samsonite’s board fired CEO Ramesh Tainwala for ​a self-inflicted injury—​trying to get away with lying in a big data world.

A Matter of Trust: Boards Must Treat CEO Transgressions Carefully, Study...

Directors should handle transgressions of personal integrity by their CEO differently than they do mistakes of professional competence.

Why A CEO’s Personal Life Matters To The Company

The #MeToo movement is only the latest invitation for boards to open a path between the boardroom and the bedroom.

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.