Corporate Governance Newswire

Corporate Governance Newswire

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  1. Revolution Lighting investigates questionable accountingRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Revolution Lighting Technologies has possibly reported incorrect returns for the past four years, the embattled company revealed in records submitted this week to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The disclosure stems from an investigation assessing the extent to which the firm might have erroneously reported revenues tied to certain transactions.


  2. View Press ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... Law Group represents individual and institutional investors in securities litigation to correct abusive corporate governance practices, breaches of fiduciary duty, and proxy violations. The firm has recovered over a billion dollars for its clients ...


  3. Financial Reporting and Related Guidance from AICPA ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Representatives from the Office of Chief Accountant discussed new accounting standards. The Staff commented on the implementation of the new revenue recognition standard, which requires companies to provide a comprehensive view of revenue arrangements in their financial statements, including their disclosures.


  4. G.E. to Spin Off Its Digital BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New York Times

    General Electric is spinning off its software business as part of the campaign by its new chief executive, H. Lawrence Culp Jr., to streamline the struggling industrial company. The move, announced on Thursday, is an effort to create a sustainable business from G.E.'s ambitious and costly foray into the software industry.


  5. A 560m pension deficit cripples outsource firms: Fears black hole will swamp industryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | This Is Money

    ... high-stakes game of finding partners to provide public services, it must steeply upgrade our system of corporate governance so they actually serve the public.' Thinktank Institute for Government's figures this week suggest the state spends A ...


  6. India and the World: Fueling a New Low-Carbon Growth ModelRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... DISCOMS remain related to three distinct factors: poor pricing models due to political interests, weak corporate governance, and ailing infrastructure. Any measure to reform the sector needs to account for all three factors. Secondly, India's energy ...


  7. It's Almost 2019. Is the Glass Ceiling Finally Beginning to...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    ... of 2017's total pot. Given this landscape, the California legislation represents a watershed moment in corporate governance. The fact that public companies in Silicon Valley -- the capital of technology and innovation -- are mandated to be more ...


  8. To Be IPO Ready, You Need to Prepare for These 5 Potential PitfallsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Entrepreneur Magazine

    The IPO market has seen significant activity, largely due to an uptick in public offerings among private companies with a valuation of more than $1 billion. In fact, as of October 2018, Crunchbase data shows 23 unicorn IPOs globally, well outpacing full-year totals for 2016 and 2017.


  9. Activist turns heat on whisky giant PernodRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... last decade." Elliott went on to suggest the perceived underperformance could be linked to "inadequate corporate governance and a lack of outside perspectives" at the firm, whose modern-day incarnation was formed in 1975 through the merger of two ...


  10. NYTimes Best seller, Wizard of Lies Author Diana B. Henriques Among Featured Speakers at Investments Wealth Institute Investment Advisor ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... Ms. Henriques' extensive investigative reporting on white-collar crime, market regulation and corporate governance gives her unique insights and perspective,"said Sean Walters, CAE, Investments & Wealth Institute, chief executive officer. Adding, ...


  11. Dr Iqbal Surve and The Sekunjalo Group to sue for billionsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    ... been in operation for over two decades and has an excellent track record - from investments, to growth, corporate governance and its transformational ethos, employing tens of thousands of people across a variety of sectors. It has not been found ...


  12. Blog: CAQ discusses lessons learned from "dry runs" on...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | JD Supra

    As you may recall, auditors of large accelerated filers will be required to report on CAMs - critical audit matters - in their auditor's reports for fiscal years ending on or after June 30, 2019 and in auditor's reports for all other companies to which the requirements apply for fiscal years ending on or after December 15, 2020. As SEC Commissioner Kara Stein observed in her statement on approval of the new rule, the new "standard marks the first significant change to the auditor's report in more than 70 years."


  13. New boss for Irish Prison Service confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Leinster Express

    ... Kings Inns, and recently graduated from the UCD Smurfit Business School with a Postgraduate Diploma in Corporate Governance. Ms McCaffrey says she is honoured to be appointed to the role of Director General of the Irish Prison Service. "The Irish ...


  14. Nissan and Renault Face Leadership Crisis After C.E.O. Is JailedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... director at the Board Director Training Institute of Japan, a nonprofit organization specializing in corporate governance. "The company has been indicted and has the scarlet letter of criminal stamped on its forehead. Who's thinking about ...


  15. Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP - " Important Deadline Reminder...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago |

    ... and other violations of state and federal law. Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check is a driving force behind corporate governance reform, and has recovered billions of dollars on behalf of institutional and individual investors from the United States and ...


  16. South Callaway district accepts clean audit reportRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | News Tribune

    An independent audit report on the South Callaway R-2 School District's previous fiscal year indicated no violations and figured the school's balance heading into this year at $9,964,096. The report was accepted Wednesday by the district's Board of Education.


  17. City of Ava Receives Clean Audit for Year Ending June 30, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Douglas County Herald

    The City of Ava was awarded a clean audit by KPM CPAs and Advisors of Springfield, Mo., Tuesday evening during the city council meeting. Jennifer Schatzer, CPA Audit Manager with KPM, presented the audit information, noting the city's business-type activities and major funds for the year ending June 30, 2018, were in compliance with current government auditing standards.


  18. Under Armour's #MeToo Problem Is Also a Growth ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... company's shares down 9%. The two issues have been treated as unrelated. But investors know that bad corporate governance can be linked to bad performance, which is exactly what appears to have happened here. Under Armour will need good management ...


  19. Saniona AB's Nomination Committee for the Annual General Meeting 2019Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | P&T Community

    ... work; The instruction and charter for the Nomination Committee in Saniona AB can be found in the Corporate Governance section at the company's website, Shareholders who would like to submit proposals to the Nomination Committee can do so via e-mail ...


  20. Elon Musk gets last laugh on Wall Street after Tesla's wild yearRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... lack of pent-up demand for electric cars that helped Tesla in 2018, among other things. And despite the corporate governance reforms in Tesla's settlement with the SEC, the company is still at the mercy of Musk to control his behaviour as its public ...