Tag Archives: Directors

Discretionary Equity Awards to Directors Subject to “Entire Fairness” Standard of Review

Human nature being what it is, the law, in its wisdom, does not presume that directors will be competent judges of the fair treatment of their company where fairness must be at their own personal expense.[1] According to the Delaware … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Directors Beware: The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation Is Upon Us!

Keith B. Daniels, Jr. The European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is scheduled to go into effect in May 2018. This directive has significant implications for any company that offers product or services to EU residents. In the following … Continue reading

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Job Posting for OFT: Assistant Legal Directors – Competition Law and Policy

Posted by D. Daniel Sokol Assistant Legal Directors – Competition Law and Policy Salary : £61,500 (total salary package including lawyer premium) The Office of Fair Trading is the UK's consumer and competition authority, with a mission to make markets… … Continue reading

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Directors: It's Long Past Time To Check The Liability Policy

An article in The Las Vegas Review-Journal that discusses the recent settlement by the former CEO and the former EVP (both also directors) of First National Bank of Arizona, which failed in 2008 as a result of a business plan … Continue reading

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European Directors Confederation Endorses Comply or Explain Approach to Corporate Governance in Comments on Green Paper

Joining a growing consensus on the efficacy of the comply or explain doctrine, the European Confederation of Directors' Associations urged the European Commission to retain the comply or explain approach to corporate governance as it begins a consultation on an … Continue reading

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