As regulators crack down, corporates need to take a closer look.
Shareholder activists and litigation, cybersecurity, and enforcement are among the issues that need to be top of mind for boards of directors this year, corporate lawyers advise.
Despite the interest generated by the Supreme Court's Halliburton ruling last year, the decision pales in comparison to another expected this year, according to a securities litigation expert.
A recent court decision helps protect the confidentiality of corporations' settlements with federal authorities, a law firm says.
U.S. companies push for legislation exempting nonfinancial end users of derivatives from margin requirement.
New research finds that 90 percent of intra-firm exports to tax havens comes from a small number of large companies.
Potential changes in corporate taxation could create major headaches for CFOs next year, KPMG warns.
Property, worker's compensation are areas of coverage most affected.
One reason the French engineering firm is likely to pay the biggest criminal penalty to date for foreign bribery is that it had no compliance program in place.
Almost 40 percent of shareholder proposals submitted at Russell 3000 companies that had an annual meeting in the first half of the year were related to social and environmental issues, according to The Conference Board.