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    1. The Future of Boards

      The Future of Boards

      Bill George's chapter ["Board Governance Depends on Where You Sit"] offers the perspectives of different board positions on the work of corporate governance. Bill is on our faculty now, but serves or has served on numerous boards and is the former chairman and CEO of Medtronic. Reading his contribution to this book gets to the crux of the issue. Yes, a board seems like a relatively simple institution with 10 people sitting around a table, but it's a lot more complex than it appears. A: When it c

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    2. At ten year anniversary of Sarbanes-Oxley corporate governance is stronger

      At ten year anniversary of Sarbanes-Oxley corporate governance is stronger

      NEW YORK, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- The passage of The Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) ten years ago dramatically transformed US financial reporting by improving audit quality and strengthening corporate governance. Ernst & Young LLP today released a report - The Sarbanes-Oxley Act at 10 - that considers the legislation, discusses what it was designed to do, and analyzes its impact. SOX ended more than 100 years of self-regulation and established the independent oversight of public compa

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    3. Howard Solomon Sends Letter to Carl Icahn

      NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Howard Solomon, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Forest Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: FRX), today sent the following letter to Carl C. Icahn: July 9, 2012 Via Federal Express Mr. Carl Icahn Icahn Capital LP 767 Fifth Avenue, 47th Floor New York, New York 10153 Dear Carl: We have consistently said that we were open to constructive discussions with you ...

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    4. Corporate governance: What boards of large NBFC MFIs can do on the ground

      Corporate governance is the collective responsibility of the directors. While we can have impressive norms for corporate governance, they cannot be effectively enforced through regulation alone While the previous Moneylife article (How to make the boards of large NBFC MFIs implement corporate governance norms in practice? (Part I) discussed critical issues with regard to corporate governance in large NBFC MFIs, this article explores what MFI (microfinance institution) boards can (themselves) do

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    5. New ICSAZ president preaches good corporate governance

      PDF Print E-mail Sunday, 08 July 2012 18:58 Business Reporter CORPORATE governance is the key driver of business performance and a major factor when it comes to attracting investors, according to the newly elected president of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators in Zimbabwe, Mr Pious Manamike. Mr Manamike, AICO Africa group company secretary and previously one of the institute's two vice-presidents, was elected presiden

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    6. North Carolina agencies investigating Duke Energy CEO shuffle

      HOUSTON (Reuters) - North Carolina officials late Friday launched two investigations into the surprising move by Duke Energy Corp directors to replace former Progress Energy Chief Executive Bill Johnson with Duke CEO Jim Rogers, just a day after a deal to create the largest U.S. utility company was finalized. Related Stories Exclusive: Celgene mulls Human Genome Sciences bid - source Strikers ...

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