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June 1, 2021

D&O Insurance Programs: Five Critical Risk Areas for Public Company Boards

The probability that a company and its board will face a lawsuit has increased in recent years. A...

By Matthew McLellan

May 26, 2021

Under Construction: Why and How to Build a Pre-IPO Board

2020’s hot IPO market has bled into 2021. This is what a company considering going public s...

By Mandy Wright

May 25, 2021

Financial Exposure: The Common Language of Cyber Risk

As organizations keep pace with today’s competitive business environment, it is essential for boa...

By Chris Hetner and John Frazzini

May 21, 2021

Activate the Director Renomination Process to Increase Impact and Diversity

In 2021, there’s an opportunity to make board evaluations more robust and, thus, the direct...

By Karen Kane and Irene Chang Britt

May 18, 2021

Listen Up: Indian Companies Add Women to Boards

The latest episode of NACD’s Future Fluency podcast focuses on board diversity—specifically...

By Ashley Marchand Orme

May 13, 2021

Fortune 500 Committee Chairs Grapple With These Four Themes During Pandemic Recovery

NACD’s spring Advisory Councils, convening Fortune 500 committee chairs, revealed that corp...

By Marcel Bucsescu

May 12, 2021

Colonial Pipeline Cyberattack Fuels Questions, Comments, and Concerns

NACD offers four questions boards can ask in light of the cyberattack on Colonial Pipeline Co., a...

By Katie Swafford

May 11, 2021

NACD Climate Event Stresses the Need for Urgency, Responsiveness from Boards

As climate change continues to pose risks to businesses around the globe, directors have more que...

By Andrew Lepczyk