Update on the current board issues: June 2013

Resources, webcasts, and events

Corporate boardrooms – Navigating board priorities: This publication gives a synopsis of topics that were discussed at a recent PwC board governance session attended by directors on May 9. The session focused on “Looking through the investor lens,” “Upping the board’s IQ on information technology,” and “Continuing the debate over tax reform.” To read the publication, click here.

The quarter close – Directors edition Q2 2013: This edition focuses on the stock compensation pitfalls of linking pay to performance, the EITF decision on unrecognized tax benefits, the latest FASB releases and updates on key standard-setting projects, recent SEC and PCAOB developments, and corporate governance matters. To read the publication, click here.

10Minutes on conflict minerals: This edition of 10Minutes focuses on the Dodd-Frank conflict minerals rule. The publication points out how businesses are trying to find opportunity in the new rule. It also details steps a company can take to be compliant. To read the publication, click here.

10Minutes on why the COSO Update deserves your attention: This edition of 10Minutes focuses on how the new internal control-integrated framework should be applied. It also explains how the update can help strengthen controls and bolster confidence in companies meeting operational, reporting and compliance objectives. To read the publication, click here.

Archive of special webcast on proxy voting data: The archive of the June 10 special webcast on data from the current proxy season sponsored by PwC, Broadridge Financial Solutions, and the Society for Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals is now available. To view, click here.

PwC's Board Center App: PwC's Board Center App provides timely insights on corporate governance issues and trends to enable board members to more effectively meet the challenges of their critical role. Available for the iPad, the app provides access to our full library of publications and on-demand videos. Download the Board Center App.