Keep Climbing: Boardroom Summit speakers urge improvements

By |2019-03-05T09:40:14+02:00May 3rd, 2018|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , |

Increasing Board visits to company sites, considering new approaches to evaluating risk and improving transparency on compensation, governance and sustainability. These were among the many insights offered by speakers at [...]

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High-risk, high-profile issues approaching

By |2019-03-05T09:40:14+02:00April 5th, 2018|Categories: Articles|Tags: , |

As large, mainstream asset managers continue to take increasingly vocal positions on environmental and social issues, two high-profile topics appear likely to appear on more and more company boards’ agendas: [...]

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Board Oversight of Cybersecurity

By |2019-03-05T09:40:33+02:00April 5th, 2018|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , |

WilmerHale, 03/26/2018 Cybersecurity is one of the highest priority issues for public company executives and directors. This note shares our views—developed over our involvement in the aftermath of many cybersecurity [...]

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Go beyond compliance: New topics to include in your proxy

By |2019-03-05T09:40:33+02:00February 15th, 2018|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , |

Need to know what good corporate performance looks like in areas such as sustainability, shareholder engagement and transparency? Check out these comments about recipients of the recently announced Corporate Governance [...]

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UK corporate governance code changes to hit dozens of chairmen

By |2019-03-05T09:40:34+02:00January 11th, 2018|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , |

Financial Times, 12/11/2017 (subscription required) The proposed rules, set out in the UK's revised corporate governance code last week, state for the first time that chairmen should step down from [...]

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Congratulations to all Corporate Governance Award nominees!

By |2019-03-05T09:40:34+02:00November 15th, 2017|Categories: Lab Insight|Tags: , |

Last Thursday Labrador attended Corporate Secretary's annual Corporate Governance Awards in New York City. We had the pleasure of attending and congratulating two of our clients who were nominated for [...]

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CEO Succession Practices: 2017 Edition

By |2019-03-05T09:40:49+02:00September 14th, 2017|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , |

Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance, 07/31/2017 In particular, last year the CEO of poorly performing companies had a 40% higher probability of being replaced than in 2015, and [...]

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