A FEW SIMPLE STEPS THAT DIRECTORS CAN TAKE TO MINIMIZE DIRECTOR LIABILITY

Directors of Public Companies should take these steps. Substantial Privately-Owned and Family-Owned and Managed Companies would do well to take them as well. With a […]

Businesses And Boards-Curing A “Defective Corporate Act” Under Delaware Law

The Exposure Under the Delaware General Corporation Law (the “DGCL”) otherwise permissible corporate acts that do not satisfy the consent and other procedural requirements of […]

BOARD OVERSIGHT OF CORPORATION COMPLIANCE PROGRAMS: RECENT DOJ GUIDANCE AND WHAT TO DO NOW

BOARD OVERSIGHT OF CORPORATION COMPLIANCE PROGRAMS: RECENT DOJ GUIDANCE AND WHAT TO DO NOW By Holly J. Gregory* and Rebecca Grapsas* Boards should consider assessing […]

Heads Up: Board of Directors, Resignation from the Board, Duty of Loyalty.

When a venture capital fund invests in an emerging growth company, it typically seeks to protect its investment by obtaining the right to designate a […]

Heads Up: Boards, Businesses, Leaders- CyberSecurity, Risks and Responsibility, Heightened Requirements.

Dickinson Wright Corporate boards recognize that cybersecurity is and will remain a high priority because of the attendant risks on so many levels. And two […]

Boards and Business Executives Beware- Possible Liability For Data Breach

Publication By Michael Best Albert Bianchi, Jr.Michelle L. Dama, Adrienne S. Ehrhardt MARCH 3, 2017CLIENT ALERT Executives and Board Members Could Face Liability for Data […]

Improving Family Owned Business Boards And Governance With Addition of Specially Qualified Independent Directors

This article originally appeared in The Family Business Boardroom quarterly newsletter. Seven Steps to Recruiting Value Add Independent Directors director_recruiting_final © The Family Business Consulting […]