A trend is developing for general counsels to step outside their legal departments.
The company responsible for the biggest bankruptcy in US history has set up a new board as it enters the final bankruptcy phase – liquidation.
Boards should implement new strategies that outline the essential criteria of diversity.
Woodford made an unprecedented move when he blew the whistle on accounting scandals at the firm.
The expected cuts may force many companies to make significant adjustments in order to survive.
Corporate secretaries have the opportunity and obligation to be a trusted adviser.
Corzine, the firm’s chairman and chief executive, will not seek his $12 million severance from MF Global.
A new study released by executive search firm Spencer Stuart says that the turnover on corporate boards has declined 25 percent over the last five years, with 2011 showing the lowest board turnover in the last 10 years.
Here’s what corporate counsels, board chairs and CEOs should know.
Corporate secretary plays a key role in deciding disclosure policy by advising management and board.
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