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  1. Efficiency Gains From Harmonized ControlsRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Sys-Con Media

    ... such as a GRC platform, to deal with managing it all. About LockPath LockPath is a market leader in corporate governance, risk management, regulatory compliance (GRC) and information security (InfoSec) software. The company's flexible, scalable and ...

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  2. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WBTV

    ... minimize regulation and by opposing previously anticipated citizen suit litigation." The lawsuit seeks corporate governance reforms and damages related to the Dan River spill, ash basin work and fines and settlements from state and federal ...

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  3. UPDATE 2-Trian's Peltz says prospects for DuPont settlement 'dim' -CNBCRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Reuters

    ... to hold management accountable - not about separating the DuPont businesses," said CalSTRS director of corporate governance Anne Sheehan. Peltz said he was not considering selling his stake in DuPont if his firm failed to win its proxy battle with ...

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  4. Blog: PCAOB Publishes New "Audit Committee Dialogue"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | jdsupra.com

    The PCAOB has announced the publication of a new paper designed to address audit committees. The paper, Audit Committee Dialogue , provides insights from inspections of public company auditors that should assist audit committee members in overseeing their auditors.

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  5. Letters: Break the Big Four OligopolyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2014 | WebCPA

    Finally, the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board is starting to probe the disturbing return to consulting by the Big Four accounting firms. Just 11 years after the enactment of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, the remaining major four accounting firms are fully committed to rebuilding their consulting practices.

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  6. The Phoenix Companies, Inc. (NYSE:PNX) Reports First Quarter 2015 ResultsRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Business Wire

    Net Loss Attributable to The Phoenix Companies, Inc. of $74.0 million, driven by non-recurring charge for litigation settlement and unfavorable mortality )--The Phoenix Companies, Inc. today announced financial results for the first quarter of 2015 and filed its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission . "Phoenix's first quarter results were primarily driven by a non-recurring charge related to a litigation settlement as well as unfavorable mortality," said James D. Wehr, president and chief executive officer.

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  7. Ocwen files 2014 yearly report without "going concern" qualificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Housing Wire

    ... that Ocwen's strategic initiatives for 2015 are improving the company's risk management, compliance and corporate governance programs; improving capital efficiency and utilization; achieving its internal earnings per share targets; improving ...

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  8. Activist Fund Forces Tempur Sealy CEO to QuitRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | CFO

    The mattress maker's shareholders vote against re-election of the CEO, chairman, and the chair of the board's corporate governance committee. In another coup for activist investors, mattress maker Tempur Sealy International announced Monday that CEO Mark Sarvary will step down as part of an overhaul of its management and board.

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  9. Advisory firm endorses status-quo at embattled ImationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | TwinCities

    ... lofty executive pay. Glass Lewis independently advises large institutional shareholders on matters of corporate governance, and it doesn't dismiss the hedge fund's concerns. But the Glass Lewis report also raises caution flags about the dissidents. ...

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  10. AICPA Debuts Not-for-Profit SectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WebCPA

    The American Institute of CPAs has created a new membership section for practitioners and others who serve or work for the not-for-profit sector. The AICPA's Not-for-Profit Section , or NFP Section, will provide support and resources in the areas of audit, financial accounting and tax for members and other finance professionals.

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  11. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Business Wire

    The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for Quiksilver investors under the federal securities laws. To join the Quiksilver class action, go to the firm's website at or call Phillip Kim, Esq.

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  12. AICPA Creates New Section for Professionals Serving NonprofitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The CPA Technology Advisor

    The American Institute of CPAs has launched a new membership section for practitioners and others who serve or work for the nation's growing not-for-profit sector. The AICPA's Not-for-Profit Section will provide support and resources in the areas of audit, financial accounting and tax for members and other finance professionals.

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  13. Trustees Accept $15 Million in Campaign Gifts, Endorse Improvements...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    President Brian W. Casey announced today that the University's Board of Trustees, at its meeting on Friday, formally accepted more than $15 million in gifts to The Campaign for DePauw, and endorsed plans to renovate Asbury Hall and Roy O. West Library. James "Jim" G. Stewart '64, former executive vice president and chief financial officer of Cigna, has made a $5 million commitment to The Campaign for DePauw.

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  14. CSC's human resources chief has resignedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Business Journal

    ... off. CSC has lost a number of executives during the last year. M. Louise Turilli , vice president of corporate governance/employment and secretary, left the company in August 2014, about a month before CSC announced the departure of Thomas Colan , ...

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  15. Shareholder Alert: Rigrodsky & Long, P.a. Announces a Securities...Read the original story

    Monday May 11 | Freshnews

    ... regularly litigates securities class, derivative and direct actions, shareholder rights litigation and corporate governance litigation , including claims for breach of fiduciary duty and proxy violations in the Delaware Court of Chancery and in ...

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  16. AICPA Letter to FAF Commends Organization, Makes RecommendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The CPA Technology Advisor

    The following is a letter sent by the AICPA to the Financial Accounting Foundation on its recent actions to enhance process changes. The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants appreciates the opportunity to review and provide input into the February 2015 Request for Comment on the Financial Accounting Foundation's Three-Year Review of the Private Company Council.

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  17. UPDATE 1-Trian's Peltz says prospects for DuPont settlement 'dim' -CNBCRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Reuters

    ... to hold management accountable-not about separating the DuPont businesses," said CalSTRS director of corporate governance Anne Sheehan. Peltz said he was not considering selling his stake in DuPont if his firm failed to win its proxy battle with ...

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  18. Director of Operations : Six FootRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Gamasutra

    Six Foot's Games Division is currently producing projects in the AAA space, while exploring new applications for play in entertainment, education, and marketing in smaller spaces. Six Foot serves as the production company for all Grey Box video game properties providing executive, production, and creative services.

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  19. SEC Compliance Featuring Products From Tauriga Sciences Inc. At B. Riley & Co. ConferenceRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | BioSpace

    Investor Conference on , California. B. Riley & Co.' s investment conference highlights over 250 publicly-traded companies and dozens of privately-held firms showcasing their stories to an expected audience of institutional investors, corporate clients, and high-net worth individuals.

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  20. Modern Accounting: Liberation From AutomationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WebCPA

    Automation is the best friend of productivity. Yet there is only so much automation in many finance and accounting organizations and, therefore, only so much productivity.

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