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Is CSR Finally Getting its Due in the Boardroom?

There is an acronym that has finally bubbled up to the boardroom: CSR, as in corporate social responsibility. And one of the reasons it is finally being taken seriously, or getting past the lip service phase, is that companies are discovering there is some real value behind CSR activities. A recent...

The Thrill is Gone: On the Intersection of CSR and the FCPA

Yes indeed the thrill is gone as BB King died last week. While I cannot aver he was the best bluesman ever -- as Keith Richards would, say that was Robert Johnson -- or he was even the greatest bluesman during my lifetime, as Muddy Waters lived until 1965, he was certainly the most well-known and prolific...

Will the Real Owners Please Stand Up?

What is an owner? And, what is an owner of a publicly traded corporation ? It’s clear that they are not the same thing. We don’t own a corporation like we own a car or property. Even individual owners of corporate stock don’t really “own” the corporations. We have neither...