Corporate Governance Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Bradley Radoff, Group 42 Deliver Letter to VAALCO's BoardRead the original story

    Monday Oct 5 | Benzinga

    Bradley Radoff and Group 42, Inc., who together are the beneficial owners of approximately 11.1% of the outstanding shares of Common Stock of VAALCO Energy, Inc. , today delivered a letter to the Board of Directors of VAALCO setting forth their concerns regarding, among other things, the Company's corporate governance, particularly the Board's recent adoption of a poison pill, bloated G&A expenses, poor capital allocation, poor decision making with respect to capital expenditures and the renewal of the CEO's employment contract.


  2. AICPA Urges Congress to Act Now on Tax ExtendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 | The CPA Technology Advisor

    The American Institute of CPAs has urged Congress to act immediately on legislation that would temporarily or permanently extend the more than fifty provisions in the Internal Revenue Code, which are commonly referred to as the "tax extenders," that expired at the end of 2014 or will expire at the end of this year. In the Institute's Oct. 1 letter to the chairmen and ranking members of the House Ways and Means and Senate Finance Committees, Troy K. Lewis, chair of the AICPA Tax Executive Committee, wrote: "Although Congress considered tax extenders legislation earlier this year, America's businesses and individuals are still faced with uncertainty in planning and compliance as no legislation has been passed.


  3. Remodeling Spruce Point's Thesis: Why I'm Long Caesarstone With A Price Target Of $52Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 6 | Seeking Alpha

    It is also my opinion that there is likely nothing wrong with Caesarstone, and these accusations were created by a short seller looking to depress the stock price. The recent board resignations were likely unrelated to internal turmoil deriving from Spruce Point's allegations because they were not strong allegations to begin with, as I will demonstrate.


  4. Why Gender Quotas Won't Help Women in BankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 6 | American Banker

    ... to reach the most senior banking positions. Furthermore, filling senior roles based on quotas is bad corporate governance. Flexible hours and the possibility of remote work are other frequently-cited solutions to closing the gender gap. These ...


  5. Information Technology and Security ServicesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 6 | PRWeb

    Strategic Risk Associates , a leading financial services consulting firm, announces the launch of the Information Technology and Security Services division to help client banks and financial service companies address technology strategy, cybersecurity, IT audit/control, process assessment and development, and governance services. SRA's Information Technology and Security services will help organizations optimize their technology by improving operating effectiveness, efficiency and internal control.


  6. Intacct Featured in 2015 CRN Cloud Partner Program GuideRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 6 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The 2015 CRN Cloud Computing Partner Program Guide provides a valuable resource for solution providers to navigate the booming cloud marketplace by identifying technology suppliers that offer innovative cloud solutions and partner programs. To qualify for participation in the guide, technology vendors must have a unique set of partner program benefits for solution providers that deliver cloud infrastructure or applications.


  7. Activist Investing Daily: VisionaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 6 | Seeking Alpha

    ... for both companies. The activist fund owns 5.8% of CWST and took it to task earlier this year over corporate governance concerns. Mainly, citing the fact that the company is being ran as if it's still private, with the father-son combo are heavily ...


  8. More problems noted at airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 6 | HeraldNet

    City officials have fixed a number of issues over the past six months but there still is work to do, according to a state audit released Wednesday and a management letter sent last Monday. The city needs to patch holes in leases and billing processes and tighten control on how money is spent so airport resources are not used for other city services.


  9. Resources Connection (RECN) Scheduled to Post Earnings on WednesdayRead the original story

    Monday Oct 5 |

    ... and company initiative support services to its global client base in the areas of accounting; finance; corporate governance, risk and compliance management; corporate advisory, strategic communications and restructuring; information management; ...


  10. There are worrisome signs to this short-term buying spree.Read the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 |

    ... IBM (IBM) and Caterpillar (CAT) not be leaders in a Monday market rebound. Sign of absolutely horrible corporate governance is: appointing a CEO to a public tech company that is already a CEO at a growing upstart tech company. Such is the case at ...


  11. Nuke Commission 'Challenges' Include Complying With Spending LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 | The Daily Caller

    Nuclear Regulatory Commission officials are the first line of defense against Fukushima-like disasters at America's 99 nuclear power plants, but a watchdog reports that the panel's five commissioners and 4,000 workers are having a hard time keeping some vital parts of their own operation in order. "Key financial management and reporting challenges include developing and implementing the agency's budget in accordance with federal laws, regulations and guidelines" and "maintaining effective controls over financial reporting, contracts, and grants," said the commission's inspector general in a report made public Monday.


  12. Shannon Van Vleet Patterson, Of Counsel, Troutman Sanders LLP to Speak at KC's WebcastRead the original story

    Monday Oct 5 | PR Log

    ... Van Vleet Patterson Shannon Patterson is an attorney with Troutman Sanders LLP. Her practice focuses on corporate governance, regulatory compliance and general corporate law matters. Shannon represents clients in various industries, with a ...


  13. Corporate and Financial Weekly Digest - Volume X, Issue 38Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 | JD Supra

    On September 28, Institutional Shareholder Services , a leading proxy advisory firm, published the results of its 2015-2016 global voting policy survey. The survey, which received 421 responses from a combination of institutional investors, corporate issuers and advisors and other corporate governance stakeholders, is an important component in ISS' voting policy formulation process.


  14. Fogarty a Macmahon substantialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 | Yahoo!

    ... put the Aditya Birla board and auditor through four hours of questioning over its financial records, corporate governance and performance. "When he obviously doesn't get the answers he needs or when he feels that the company is not doing the right ...


  15. School district wins excellence in financial reporting awardRead the original story

    Monday Oct 5 | The Gazette

    For 26 consecutive years, Colorado Springs School District 11 has received the Association of School Business Officials International's Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting award for having met or exceeded the program's high standards for financial reporting and accountability. For the 2014 fiscal year, D-11 was recognized for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report.


  16. Report: Google Invests In Wall Street Messaging Tool SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 | TechCrunch

    Google has participated in a new round of funding for Symphony Communication Services, valuing the company at $650 million, reports Dow Jones . The deal is expected to close this week.


  17. PCAOB Permanently Bars CPARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 | WebCPA

    The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board issued a disciplinary order permanently barring CPA David A. Aronson from associating with a registered public accounting firm, and permanently revoking the registration of his firm, David A. Aronson CPA PA. The sanctions are the result of "repeated violations of auditor independence and engagement quality review requirements," the board noted in a statement.


  18. Financial Reporting Quality and Proprietary CostsRead the original story

    Monday Oct 5 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. This study investigates the association between proprietary costs and the quality of financial reporting.


  19. Legal expert nominated as VA inspector generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 | Stars and Stripes

    A year and a half into an ongoing veterans' health care scandal, President Barack Obama has tapped a Washington lawyer to be the first permanent Department of Veterans Affairs Inspector General since 2013. On Friday, Obama nominated Michael Missal, a partner at the law firm K&L Gates, who works on government enforcement, internal investigations and corporate governance.


  20. All in the Family: Three Companies, One CFORead the original story

    Monday Oct 5 | CFO

    Deric Eubanks is the CFO of three separate publicly held companies. In fact, there is a single management team that runs all three.