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July 27, 2021

What Directors Should Know About Wage-Fixing and No-Poach Agreements

Directors should expect to see further regulation as a result of a recent executive order promoti...

By Ashley Eickhof and Jeffrey Martino

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 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

June 23, 2021

For SPACs, an Ounce of Liability Prevention Is Worth a Pound of Cure

In light of the SEC’s recent crackdown on SPACs, as well as congressional attention and the inevi...

By Perrie M. Weiner

June 15, 2021

Heads Up, Boards: The Executive Order on Cybersecurity Needs Your Attention

President Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s recent executive order on improving the nation’s cybersecurity ch...

By Bob Kress

June 10, 2021

Ethical Concerns Over a New Product Test an Independent Director’s Mettle

A board member uncovers employee concerns about a new company product they believe to be unethica...

By Julie Garland McLellan

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 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

April 6, 2021

Questions Every Nonprofit Director Should Ask About Directors and Officers Insurance

Managing liability risk is a two-way street. Nonprofits tend to have less structure around risk m...

By Daniel Hanson

April 1, 2021

The Fed’s New Guidance Speaks to Resiliency and Effectiveness for All Boards

Recent principles-based guidance from the Fed reinforces the existing lexicon concerning minimum ...

By Jim DeLoach