Corporate Director S Guidebook

Author: American Bar Association. Committee on Corporate Laws
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590318508
Size: 20.51 MB
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This new Fifth Edition addresses recent effects the Sarbanes-Oxley Act has had in the corporate governance arena and its impact on the legal responsibilities of directors of public companies.

Corporate Director S Guidebook

Publisher: Amer Bar Assn
ISBN: 9781616328740
Size: 33.49 MB
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The corrections track the Handbook for the Conduct of Shareholders' Meetings, 2nd, which was also a committee-drafted book.

Perspectives On Corporate Governance

Author: F. Scott Kieff
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139490559
Size: 33.21 MB
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Roundtable all understood how the structure of the monitoring model could be
used to protect directors from serious threats of legal liability. 1. The ABA's
Contribution – The Corporate Director's Guidebook, 1978–2004 Political
agitation for board reform in the 1970s was symptomatic of the problems that had
led to such broad legal and political concern with the public corporation. As the
problems of business were revealed, so, too, were social issues and dislocations
that had been ...

Fund Director S Guidebook

Author: Federal Regulation of Securities Committee
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590315101
Size: 53.75 MB
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A. General Responsibilities Fund directors, like directors of operating companies,
have two basic functions under state law: decision-making and oversight. The
decisionmaking function includes both matters as to which the law requires board
action — e.g., election of officers, dividend authorization, approval of charter
amendments and mergers — and other matters where board approval is good
corporate practice. The oversight function does not, in general, involve
specifically ...

Managing Closely Held Corporations

Publisher: Amer Bar Assn
Size: 29.71 MB
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Like its companion the Corporate Director's Guidebook, this new title covers topics in plain English so the principles are easily understood by nonlawyers

The Audit Committee Handbook

Author: Louis Braiotta, Jr.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470616075
Size: 74.58 MB
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No. 107-610, July 25, 2002. See also SEC Release No. 33- 8177, January 23,
2003. 35 Securities and Exchange Commission Release No. 34-47672, File No.
SRNYSE-2002-33 Proposed Rule Change Relating to Corporate Governance (
April 11, 2003),13. 36 National Commission on Fraudulent Financial Reporting,
Report of the National Commission on Fraudulent Reporting (Washington, DC:
NCFFR, 1987), 48. 37 American Bar Association, Corporate Director's Guidebook

Guidebook For Directors Of Nonprofit Corporations

Author: William L. Boyd
Publisher: Amer Bar Assn
ISBN: 9781604420937
Size: 15.80 MB
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A useful reference book for directors of nonprofit corporations in the U.S.—from the smallest local corporation, to the largest nonprofit corporation with operations across the country and even abroad—to help them identify information ...

Handbook For Corporate Directors

Author: Edward Paul Mattar
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies
Size: 30.33 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Thus, the lawyer-director may owe the higher duty to all who qualify as clients. In
this respect, the language of Model Rule 1.13 is significant in defining the scope
of the lawyer's responsibility. The Corporate Director's Guidebook asserts that the
"fundamental responsibility of the individual corporate director is to represent the
interests of the shareholders as a group, as the owners of the enterprise, in
directing the business and affairs of the corporation within the law." Obligations to
the ...