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29 Mar. 2018 | Comments (0)
Setting the Stage for Sustainability
By Sophia Mendelsohn Despite the rise of corporate sustainability, few CEOs discuss these initiatives with shareholders. But that is changing. Comp…

28 Feb. 2018 | Comments (0)
New Research from the Governance Center
Over the first two months of 2018, The Governance Center has released three pieces of research that cover the corporate secretaries’ perspective on th…

18 Oct. 2017 | Comments (0)
Three environmental and social issues that can’t be ignored
Climate risk reporting, board diversity, and sustainability reporting are three issues worth keeping an eye on if the 2017 proxy season is any indicat…

16 Aug. 2017 | Comments (0)
Board Oversight of Long-Term Value Creation and Preservation
Enterprise risk management (ERM) stemmed from the laws and regulations of the last decade, with their focus on protecting the public and preserving sh…

19 Jul. 2017 | Comments (0)
The latest corporate governance research from The Conference Board
Over the past three weeks, The Conference Board has released three corporate governance-related reports. They focus on such issues as CEO succession, …

11 May. 2017 | Comments (0)
The Conference Board/Millstein Center General Counsel Summit highlights available
The Conference Board Governance Center and the Millstein Center for Global Markets and Corporate Ownership at Columbia Law School recently released th…

02 Dec. 2016 | Comments (0)
A Strategic Cyber-Roadmap for the Board
To ensure proper oversight of cybersecurity issues, boards should consider either establishing a special committee of the board of directors or securi…

22 Nov. 2016 | Comments (0)
Introducing Director Notes India
The Directors’ Collective™ has published the first installment of its Director Notes India series, Providing Guidance on Related Party Transactions. T…