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    Comcast Merger Faces Senate Scrutiny
    April 9, 2014

    Senate Judiciary Committee will assess whether merger will damage broadband competition.

    U.S. Court Backs Apple in Patent Case
    January 22, 2014

    California court rules in Apple's favor in copyright infringement case.

    Through the Audit Committee’s Lens
    January 13, 2014 by

    Priorities for 2014 sharpen focus on key governance challenges.

    The SEC’s New Enforcement Mandate
    January 13, 2014 by

    What will this approach mean to corporate directors striving to improve registrant compliance and minimize risk?

    A Board’s Eye View of Risk Management
    January 13, 2014 by

    Enterprise risk management (ERM) has become an effective lens through which board members can guide and monitor a company’s growth.

    Fiat to Focus on Italy-based Alfa Revamp After Chrysler Deal
    January 10, 2014

    By Agnieszka Flak MILAN (Reuters) - Fiat will focus on revamping its Alfa Romeo brand after its planned merger with Chrysler and will keep production of the marque in Italy as it seeks to revive its European operations and protect jobs, its chief execu...

    Apollo’s failed deal for Cooper sows doubt on future Indian M&A
    December 31, 2013

    By Sumeet Chatterjee MUMBAI (Reuters) - The ambition from Indian mid-sized companies for large debt-fuelled acquisitions abroad was dealt a major setback after the unraveling of a $2.5 billion bid by India's Apollo Tyres Ltd to buy Cooper Tire &am...

    EU Strikes Deal on Corporate Audits
    December 18, 2013

    The preliminary deal would force banks and listed companies to switch their auditors at least once every 24 years and typically every 10 years.

    Don’t Bet Against Cinda’s IPO
    December 10, 2013

    To say that there is a bit of skepticism about China Cinda Asset Management (Cinda) which begins trading on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange this week, would be an understatement. It may actually be the most debated IPO in Hong Kong ever, as highlighted by...

    AP-CNBC poll: Twitter Faces Skeptical Investors
    November 4, 2013

    NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter faces skepticism from potential investors and the broader public ahead of its initial public offering, according to an Associated Press-CNBC poll released Monday.

    SEC Charges New Jersey-Based Accounting Firm and Founding Partner for Failed Audits of China-Based Company
    September 30, 2013

    The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged a New Jersey-based audit firm and one of its founding partners for their roles in the botched audits of a China-based company that failed to disclose related party transactions by its CEO and other...

    Need to Know
    September 20, 2013

    SEC Hiring Signals a Focus on Dodd-Frank, JOBS Act, House Shoots Down Mandatory Auditor Rotation, NAIC OKs Development of Confidential Data Law, and more

    The Future of Boardroom Processes
    September 19, 2013 by

    The NACD Directorship 2020 initiative started with three exploratory meetings in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles, the last of which concluded last week on the West Coast. In each city, feedback has allowed NACD to continually refine the program design, as well as re-think the questions posed to attendees. Perhaps mirroring the movement of the meeting’s locations from east to west, the conversations have become more focused on the processes directors can implement to meet the coming challenges.

    Health Law Faces Skepticism, New Poll Shows
    September 17, 2013

    Almost 70 percent of respondents said they did not understand the overhaul passed by Democrats in early 2010 or only understood a part of it.

    Wang Coy on Past, Confident on Canal
    September 2, 2013

    BEIJING (AP) — The baby-faced Chinese businessman behind plans to slash a canal through Nicaragua has invested millions in telecommunications and mines. But he won't say how he made his fortune. Wang Jing says he once studied traditional Chinese...

    Many Risks, One Focusing Body
    July 23, 2013 by

    A single ‘air traffic controller’ should allocate risk oversight responsibilities.

    Mandatory Auditor Rotation Shot Down by House
    July 12, 2013 by

    Concept of mandated rotation is slow to take hold across the globe.

    Under White, SEC Ramps Up Guilty Plea
    July 3, 2013 by

    On the heels of the Revlon settlement, enforcement policy change will seek more admissions of wrongdoing.

    Ex-Olympus CEO to Speak at NACD Conference
    July 3, 2013

    Ex-Olympus CEO Michael Woodford will be the keynote speaker at NACD's annual Board Leadership Conference in October.

    Alternative Pay Definitions: User Beware
    May 15, 2013 by

    The number of alternative compensation definitions is growing as investors scrutinize pay and performance.

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