Fundamentals Of Hospital Board Governance
August 16, 2017

Fundamentals of Hospital Board Governance

When you enter the hospital as a patient, you have certain expectations for how you will be treated. You expect that the doctors will use tests to assess your health. From there, you can reasonably anticipate that the assessment will…

The Cost Of Regulation On Small-cap Companies
August 3, 2017

The Cost of Regulation on Small-cap Companies

The scandals of major corporations like Enron and others in the banking industry caused a significant tightening up of regulations in the securities industry. As a result, large corporations scrambled to keep pace with new expectations for compliance. Fortunately, they…

What Constitutes Board Director Misconduct?
July 19, 2017

What Constitutes Board Director Misconduct?

When board directors behave badly, the consequences for the board director and the organization can be swift, severe and long-lasting. Misconduct by board directors can be intentional or unintentional, and sometimes it’s difficult to tell the difference. When someone perceives…

What Is A Board Meeting Proxy?
July 7, 2017

What Is a Board Meeting Proxy?

Any number of reasons may prevent a board director or member of a corporation from attending an important meeting, such as a special meeting or an annual meeting. The member doesn’t always have to be physically present to cast a…