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    Allstate CEO Pay Rises 9.5 Percent
    April 9, 2014

    Tom Wilson earned a total of $18.7 million in 2013.

    Russia Urges Companies to Delist From Abroad Amid Sanctions
    April 9, 2014

    Companies assured that the move is not mandatory.

    Delaware Judge Calls for End to ‘Deluge’ of Activist Votes
    March 25, 2014

    Delaware Supreme Court judge says activist investors are getting out of control.

    Wall Street Cash Bonuses Highest Since Crash
    March 13, 2014

    Average Wall Street bonus for 2013 is the third largest on record.

    NASDAQ Private Market Launches New Marketplace for Private Companies
    March 6, 2014

    NASDAQ Private Market will provide companies with resources to raise capital, control secondary transactions, and manage equity-related functions.

    Ukraine Crisis Roils Global Markets
    March 3, 2014

    Ukraine crisis rocks global markets, Russia registers heaviest losses.

    Health Law Already Has Impact on Earnings
    February 25, 2014

    More than 80 public companies inform investors of the financial impact of the Affordable Care Act.

    NACD Directorship 2020
    February 12, 2014

    This highly interactive, half-day symposium is part of NACD Directorship 2020™, a multi-year initiative to help directors and boards understand, define, and prepare for emerging issues, coming challenges, and opportunities that will affect the boardroom in the future. NACD Directorship 2020 will address resources and performance requirements of boards and directors over the next decade. At the Metropolitan Club of New York on March 18, 2014. This is an NACD members exclusive event by invitation only. To request your invitation today, click here.

    Agrochemical Companies Sue to Block Hawaii GMO Law
    January 21, 2014

    The companies' suit charges that the law is both invalid and unconstitutional.

    SEC Obtains Settlements in Penny Stock ‘Shell Packaging’ Case
    January 15, 2014

    The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced nearly $300,000 in settlements against a Virginia-based “shell packaging” company and its CEO who were charged with facilitating a penny stock scheme as well as a Bronx, N.Y.-based stock prom...

    Conflict Minerals: Scaling Your Program for 2015
    January 13, 2014 by

    A holistic compliance strategy that will scale from this year to 2015 and beyond will free up resources and capital that can  be used to improve corporate performance, product portfolio, and market position.

    Corporate State Taps Insider to Head Top Court
    January 9, 2014

    Delaware Gov. Jack Markell has nominated Chancellor Leo E. Strine, Jr. to serve as the eighth Chief Justice of Delaware's Supreme Court.

    Singapore, India See Highest Jump in Corporate Responsibility Reporting, KPMG Study Shows
    January 8, 2014

    The eighth edition of the report was based on a survey of 4,100 companies in 41 countries.

    IT Spending Seen Accelerating
    January 7, 2014

    Gartner forecasts that global spending on information technology is expected to rise 3.1 percent to $3.8 trillion in 2014, up from growth of just 0.4 percent last year.

    Oregon Businesses Show Strong Support for New Law Allowing Benefit Corporations
    January 3, 2014

    A total of 29 companies registered under the new law.

    SEC Proposes Rules to Increase Access to Capital for Smaller Companies
    December 18, 2013

    The Securities and Exchange Commission today voted to propose rules intended to increase access to capital for smaller companies.

    The SEC’s proposal would build upon Regulation A, which is an existing exemption from registration for small offerin...

    SEC Charges Perpetrators of Prime Bank Schemes in Las Vegas and Switzerland
    December 16, 2013

    The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced fraud charges against a company named with an acronym for “Make A Lot Of Money” that is behind a pair of advance fee schemes guaranteeing astronomical returns to investors in purported prime ...

    November Retail Sales Top Forecasts
    December 13, 2013

    The numbers appear to show consumers becoming more confident in the economy, which added over 200,000 jobs last month as the unemployment rate dipped to a five-year low of 7.0 percent.

    Agencies Issue Final Rules Implementing the Volcker Rule
    December 10, 2013

    Five federal agencies on Tuesday issued final rules developed jointly to implement section 619 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the “Volcker Rule”). 

    The final rules prohibit insured depository institutions and...

    Gay Partner Benefits Grow at F500 Firms
    December 9, 2013

    Study says 90 percent of all large employers and more than 66 percent of Fortune 500 companies now offer health insurance and other spousal benefits to same-sex domestic partners of staffers.

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