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July 14, 2021

Investors Have Spoken: What Can We Learn About ESG from the 2021 Proxy Season?

During a recent chapter webinar, speakers addressed ESG lessons from this year’s proxy seas...

By Anna Catalano

July 8, 2021

Regulators Are Moving Quickly on Climate Risk: How Boards Can Prepare

Given the increasing focus on physical, transition, and especially regulatory climate risks, what...

By Melissa Paschall and Steven M. Rothstein

July 7, 2021

Fortune 500 Committee Chairs Reflect on New Risk Profiles Created by the Pandemic

Fortune 500 risk and audit committee chairs gathered in the spring to discuss the future of work ...

By Marcel Bucsescu and Andrew Lepczyk

July 6, 2021

Surge in Whistleblower Complaints Should Prompt Compliance Checkups

Boards should consider taking action following updates to the SEC program and a record year for t...

By Brad Mroski, Ted Stafford, and Lindsay Redman

July 1, 2021

Lessons from the Pandemic: Crisis Catalyzes Innovation

Agility and innovation are important drivers of success in a mercurial environment. A discussion ...

By Jim DeLoach

June 30, 2021

The Compensation Committee’s Role in Human Capital and DE&I, According to Fortune 500 Committee Chairs

A spring meeting of Fortune 500 compensation committee chairs focused on how 2020 fundamentally r...

By Marcel Bucsescu and Andrew Lepczyk

June 29, 2021

Navigating the New Cyber-Threat Landscape: Zero Trust Risk Measurement and Mitigation Best Practices

To avoid cyber-risk oversight missteps, boards can focus on their organizations’ threat exp...

By Kavitha Mariappan

June 24, 2021

Cloud Transformation: What Boards Will Want to Know

Digital and cloud technologies are what it takes to compete in the market today. Boards can ask t...

By Maria C. Moats and Jenny Koehler