ARTICLEMaximizing Value: Considerations for Directors of a Company in Distress
February 03, 2014
Directors of a leveraged company should begin to consider the implications of not being able to access traditional debt markets on appropriate terms. This concern is particularly acute for companies with near-term debt maturities, prior difficulty achieving financial projections, a declining EBITDA forecast and/or capital funding needs reliant on low interest rates.
ARTICLEBecoming an FCPA-Savvy Director January 03, 2014
In defining how a board member can be a knowledgeable and valuable company resource in managing FCPA issues, the following may be helpful benchmarks.
The Art of Proxy Design Fourth Quarter 2013
The proxy statement might still be published on chiffon-thin paper and loaded with required legalese. But at a growing number of companies, it’s reading more like a high-gloss magazine—with board members as feature players.
Wrapping Your Arms Around IT
Fourth Quarter 2013
The fact is, many board members do have a knowledge gap about IT, and often they don’t even know what questions to ask.