Category Archives: CEO

SEC Adopts Rule for Pay Ratio Disclosure

PRESS RELEASE SEC Adopts Rule for Pay Ratio Disclosure Rule Implements Dodd-Frank Mandate While Providing Companies with Flexibility to Calculate Pay Ratio FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2015-160 Washington D.C., Aug. 5, 2015 —The Securities and Exchange Commission today adopted a final … Continue reading

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Are CEO’s Paid Too Much?

http://www.foxbusiness.com/on-air/opening-bell/index.html#/v/3570597901001 Steve Odland discusses the state of CEO pay on Fox Business Opening Bell program with Maria Bartiromo on May 16, 2014.  

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Important Questions About Activist Hedge Funds

The following was written by WLRK and  is re-posted here with permission. March 8, 2013 Important Questions About Activist Hedge Funds           In what can only be considered a form of extortion, activist hedge funds are preying on American corporations to … Continue reading

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Governance Challenges Today and Tomorrow

By NASDAQ OMX This report highlights several pressing issues that NASDAQ OMX views as urgent for consideration during 2012 and beyond. Job Creation and Access to Capital  • Capital formation and job creation are in NASDAQ OMX’s DNA. Forty years ago … Continue reading

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Board Operations

The Business Roundtable long has been a leader in Corporate Governance thought leadership.  They have written Principles of Corporate Governance going back to 2002.  This is the eighth in a series of articles that summarizes their principles. Serving on a board requires … Continue reading

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Role of the Compensation Committee

The Business Roundtable long has been a leader in Corporate Governance thought leadership.  They have written Principles of Corporate Governance going back to 2002.  This is the seventh in a series of articles that summarizes their principles. Every publicly owned corporation should … Continue reading

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Role Of The Audit Committee

The Business Roundtable long has been a leader in Corporate Governance thought leadership.  They have written Principles of Corporate Governance going back to 2002.  This is the fifth in a series of articles that summarizes their principles. Every publicly owned corporation should … Continue reading

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Board Organization

The Business Roundtable long has been a leader in Corporate Governance thought leadership.  They have written Principles of Corporate Governance going back to 2002.  This is the fourth in a series of articles that summarizes their principles. Virtually all boards of directors … Continue reading

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Board Leadership

The Business Roundtable long has been a leader in Corporate Governance thought leadership.  They have written Principles of Corporate Governance going back to 2002.  This is the fourth in a series of articles that summarizes their principles. Boards of American corporations have … Continue reading

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Board Composition

The Business Roundtable long has been a leader in Corporate Governance thought leadership.  They have written Principles of Corporate Governance going back to 2002.  This is the third in a series of articles that summarizes their principles. Boards of directors of large … Continue reading

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