Diversity

How Will Boards Respond To Increasing Shareholder Proposals On Diversity?

As such proposals become more commonplace, companies will need to be prepared to bolster their reasons for dismissing shareholder requests.

Will Nasdaq’s Proposed Listing Rules Make Board Diversity A Governance Best Practice?

Prudential Financial chief governance officer Peggy Foran tells boards not to overreact; Nasdaq rules are meant to be "a push," not a mandate.

What Boards Need To Know About D&O Diversity Claims

The pressure on boards to diversify will only rise. Following are the two most common legal risks to directors, and how to take proactive steps to mitigate.

Seizing the Opportunity To Change Board Culture

Disruptive forces in governance are giving boards a unique opportunity to improve—but we have to use our own voices and listen to others to get there.

Nasdaq Pushes To Require Board Diversity Starting In 2021

Under the proposed rules, companies would be required to have at least one female director and one director who self identifies as either an underrepresented minority or LGBTQ.

Diversity: ‘Not For The Faint Of Heart’

What do all successful diversity and inclusion efforts have in common? They’re not easy—filled with fear, misteps, setbacks and sensitivity. They’re also essential. Some ideas to help your board—finally—move the needle.

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Poll: U.S. Corporate Directors’ Optimism Jumps In March

U.S. public company board members are increasingly confident about the future for business, betting on low interest rates and the unleashing of consumer demand following a successful vaccine rollout.

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