Governance

Keep up to date on the most recent governance developments

Achieving excellence: Getting the most out of internal audit (Audit Committee Excellence Series)

08/30/16

How can the audit committee help maximize the value of internal audit?

Governance Insights: August 23, 2016

08/23/16

This edition of our biweekly newsletter for directors and investors includes articles on CalPERS claiming success in the 2016 proxy season, FASB asking for comments on its conceptual framework and topics for its future agenda, and more.

What does Brexit mean for US boards of directors?

08/16/16

Boards can help companies prepare by asking management the right questions.

Governance Insights: August 9, 2016

08/09/16

This edition of our biweekly newsletter for directors and investors includes articles on the CII suggesting changes to the PCAOB’s auditor’s reporting model reproposal, CalSTRS updating its Corporate Governance Principles, and more.

Board composition: Pharmaceutical and life sciences industry

08/05/16

Do pharmaceutical and life sciences company directors have the right skills and expertise for the New Health Economy?

Governance Insights: July 26, 2016

07/26/16

This edition of our biweekly newsletter for directors and investors includes articles on the SEC seeking to simplify disclosure requirements, SASB releasing guidance to enhance investor engagement on sustainability issues, and more.

What Governance Issues are Top of Mind for Investors - Webcast replay

07/19/16

In this recorded webcast we discuss prominent investors' views on companies’ and boards’ engagement efforts, proxy access, and more.

Boards, shareholders, and executive pay

07/19/16

Increasingly, boards are reaching out to shareholders about executive compensation. We explore why shareholder engagement is important, and how boards can do it best.

10Minutes on hedge fund activism

07/13/16

No company is safe from hedge fund activism. Activists have massive assets under management, and they target companies of all sizes, in all industries. What can you do to get ahead of an activist situation?

Governance Insights: July 12, 2016

07/12/16

This edition of our biweekly newsletter for directors and investors includes articles on the potential impact the British exit from EU vote could have on US companies, the PCAOB’s guidance for the new audit partner form, and more.