As Advertised: Board resolve can be critical to the development of an effective ethical culture — defined as the values that inform the behavior toward the organization’s stakeholders. Features of an ethical culture will be examined, along with its value to the bottom line, company brand and reputation. Examples of effective board involvement will also […]
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SVDX/Stanford Rock: Two Classes of Common Stock: Qui Bono?
James McRitchie, 03/26/2013 ,
In light of the IPOs and subsequent performances of Facebook, Groupon, Zynga, etc., there has been renewed discussion in Silicon Valley. When two classes of common stock that place control of the board in the hands of the founders and not the investors, do investors benefit or does it just entrench management? One argument in […]
SVNACD: Red Flags of an Ethical Collapse & Alternative Proxy Voting Advice to Stem Dual Class IPOs
James McRitchie, 05/22/2012 ,
It was the last SVNACD event of the season and I’m already looking forward to the fall for new programs. Another great program, led by the following: (more…)