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September 19, 2019

Board Oversight of Securities Class Action Defense: A Winning Path

Using a securities class action lawsuit as a chance to improve board oversight and disclosure can...

By Doug Greene, Jessie M. Gabriel, and Bruce Vanyo

July 23, 2019

D&O Liability: Three Emerging Areas to Watch

Given the emergence of new business risks, board members should watch these risk and regulatory a...

By Sarah Downey

January 14, 2019

Judge Approves Settlement in Yahoo! D&O Shareholder Suits

The settlement is, to date, the only cash recovery in a derivative action involving a data breach...

By Craig Newman

November 14, 2018

Note These Trends When Reviewing Your D&O Liability Insurance

According to Vinson & Elkins’ Sarah Mitchell and Mustafa Abdul-Jabbar, directors shoul...

By Sarah Mitchell and Mustafa Abdul-Jabbar

December 12, 2017

Cyber-Risk Management for Directors Should Start at Home

There are many posts on the NACD Board Leaders’ Blog discussing cybersecurity, but all of them de...

By Frederick Scholl

October 9, 2017

Emerging Governance Lessons from Equifax

It’s way too early to make any judgments on board conduct in the Equifax controversy. That’ll be ...

By Michael W. Peregrine

July 10, 2017

Seven Tactics for Minimizing Director Litigation Headaches

Law firms that specialize in suing directors will scrutinize nearly every major transaction, publ...

By Craig Zieminski and Andrew Jackson

June 27, 2017

Are You Confident Your D&O Insurance Policy Will Stand Up to These Challenges?

Directors and officers of both public and private companies operate in difficult, complex, and ev...

By Sarah Downey

October 4, 2016

Competing Stakeholder Expectations Raise Personal Risks for Directors

Corporate directors are confronted with a variety of recently proposed governance standards, whil...

By Nir Kossovsky and Paul Liebman

August 3, 2016

Beating the M&A Odds: Three Big Risks and Key Questions for Directors

Every corporate director knows the importance of M&A in the grand scheme of enterprise. With ...

By Alexandra R. Lajoux