Board Effectiveness

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.

Building An Effective Board-CFO Relationship

Tony Crudele, former CFO of Tractor Supply Company and current Lead Director of Hibbett Sports, Inc., shares his views on what CFOs should expect from boards and what boards should expect from CFOs.

Preventing Sexual Harassment In The Workplace

At a time when disclosures of sexual misconduct arrive every day with the morning news, companies are being forced to recognize their own legal duty to protect workers from sexual harassment.

Managing Tough Issues In The Boardroom

Tough issues, once outlier events, have become commonplace. As companies come under an increasingly hot spotlight from multiple stakeholders, directors find themselves having to answer more quickly and proactively.

Three Issues That Will Keep Corporate Directors On Their Toes In 2018

Based on dozens of discussions this past year with boardroom stakeholders, including proxy advisors, directors, and active and passive investors, corporate directors can expect unprecedented challenges in the year ahead.

Guidance For Documenting Board & Committee Minutes

Well-documented board minutes are critical. Yet, much confusion still exists about the appropriate level of detail.

Board Leadership Program

The leading continuing education program for public company boards.

How To Onboard A New Director

Boards must be prepared to onboard new directors and facilitate a process that allows them to hit the ground running.

Guide To Board Assessments

Engaging a useful, annual self-assessment is fundamental to governance excellence. Stakeholders expect it, and disclosure of it evidences a board’s effectiveness and commitment to its role.

Committee Briefings: Top Considerations for 2020

Investor expectations, new disclosure requirements, ESG, current and future trends–your committee agendas are filling up.