Too tight a hold on legal expenses may cost companies opportunities to create value. Consider Disney.
A new paper says an accounting rule that puts the onus for disclosing when a company is in financial trouble poses a big challenge for corporate managers.
Measures related to political spending and lobbying were most frequently voted-on measures in first half.
A landmark whistle-blower award by the SEC shows that audit and compliance personnel should be handled with kid gloves, lawyers warn.
Proposed new rules for international tax treaties would crack down on many techniques that multinationals use to limit their liabilities.
The SEC's late-filing charges, and a new office within the agency tasked with coordinating data analytics across divisions, shows how sophisticated computer models are helping regulators accomplish their job.
End users are still concerned about how derivatives rules will treat central treasury units.
SEC commissioner urges companies to tattle if they have difficulties with correcting information in proxy advice.
Decision on California and Oregon drivers could encourage regulators' efforts to weed out employee misclassification.
The body responsible for setting accounting standards gets an unfair rap for establishing overbearing rules.