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Gary Larkin
Report: Say on Pay Picking up Steam at Financials

On the same day the SEC issued its long-awaited proposed rules on advisory votes for executive compensation and "golden parachutes," The Conference Board Governance Center announced in its 2010 U.S. Directors' Compensation and Board Practices...

Arina Shulga
How to Choose State of Incorporation for Start-Ups: A Comparative Study of Delaware, Nevada and Wyoming Legislation - Part IV

Below is Part IV of my article comparing certain aspects of Delaware, Nevada and Wyoming business-related legislation. As I said earlier, I wrote this in April of 2010, so the information here may have become outdated. Information contained is this...

Thomas Fox
Provenance in the Supply Chain: Transparency and Accountability under the FCPA and Bribery Act

In the October 2010 issue of the Harvard Business Review there is a Spotlight article on " The Transparent Supply Chain ". In this article, author Stephen New discusses the evolution in Supply Chain from opaqueness to transparency and focuses...

Kevin M. LaCroix
D&O Insurance: Defense Costs Incurred in Informal SEC and Internal Investigations

Among the most frequently recurring and arguably most vexatious D&O insurance coverage issues are the questions of the carrier's obligation under the policy for defense expenses incurred either in connection with an informal SEC investigations...

Thomas O. Gorman
Making a Bad Day Worse

Former SEC Enforcement Director Steve Cutler once told a meeting of the DC Bar Association that "no matter how bad the underlying conduct, you can always make things worse." At the time Mr. Cutler was talking about failing to produce documents...