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  1. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Business Wire

    ... established businesses in financing transactions, contracts, stock options, employment agreements, and corporate governance. "Blank Rome is a first-class firm with a top-tier professional reputation," Adkins said. "I'm excited to build on my ...

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  2. Activist Investor Pressures Two Malvern Directors to ResignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | American Banker

    ... board is committed to a fresh start," Lashley said, adding that his firm is eager to witness improved corporate governance at the company. Palmer, 74, joined Malvern's board in 1986; he co-owns a real estate firm in Paoli. Yerkes, 76, has been a ...

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  3. Unified Announces Senior Team Promotions and AdditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | GlobeNewswire

    COMMERCE, Calif., Jan. 20, 2015 -- Unified Grocers, the largest wholesale grocery distributor in the western United States, has made a number of key internal promotions and additions to its leadership team designed to support its growth strategy. "To continue our recent momentum will take imaginative and energetic leadership," said President and CEO Bob Ling in announcing the changes.

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  4. The Evolving Role of Finance: From Spreadsheets to StrategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Forbes.com

    I'm president and CEO of IMA , one of the largest and most respected global associations focused exclusively on advancing the management accounting profession. Prior to joining IMA, I was the CFO for business sales at AT&T, an $18B revenue operation.

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  5. OCC Report Highlights Wide Range of Potential RisksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | jdsupra.com

    ... 12 months, the report outlined the areas of heightened supervisory focus by the OCC. For large banks, corporate governance and oversight, operational risk (including cybersecurity and data protection), and credit underwriting top the list. For ...

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  6. Hands on with Microsoft's sleeper spring game lineup: Ori and the...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Polygon

    Hands on with Microsoft's sleeper spring game lineup: Ori and the Blind Forest, State of Decay: Year One Survival Edition and Screamride For publishers like EA, the spring release calendar is like a second Fall - a time for the big games that didn't come out at the end of the previous year to scoot in just before the end of a financial reporting period. But given a day spent at Microsoft's event space in San Francisco last week, that doesn't seem to be their plan for first party exclusives early this year.

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  7. Failed local bank's chairman, CEO charged with defrauding TARP of $13.5MRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Business Journal

    ... Brian and Nova Bank followed all applicable banking rules and regulations and practiced good corporate governance at all times under the guidance and supervision of NOVA's legal counsel and its Board of Directors. Brian is innocent. He will defend ...

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  8. Frisch's accuses exec of embezzling millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Business Journal

    Frisch's Restaurants Inc. says a former finance executive stole millions from the company over several years by forging payroll and creating false documents. According to a statement from Frisch's , Michael Hudson , the company's former assistant treasurer is believed to have embezzled an estimated $3.3 million over several years.

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  9. New appointees for health boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Fairfield City Champion

    Board chairman Phillip Harris, who was reappointed with four other existing members, said Ms Murphy and Dr Slewa-Younan would bring a wealth of new skills and experience to the board. "Ms Murphy brings with her experience in corporate governance and education and will provide a valuable contribution to the board," Professor Harris said.

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  10. Should I care about the book value per common share when dealing with a blue chip stock?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Investopedia

    A company's book value per common share is always a useful piece of information, even among seemingly stable equities. The collapse of several reputable companies during the Great Recession of 2007-2009 showed investors that even the safest stocks carry risk.

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  11. Fifth Circuit Rules Revealing Whistleblower's Identity Is Materially Adverse ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | JD Supra

    The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals recently ruled that a notice revealing a whistleblower's identity to other employees can be considered a "materially adverse" action and violates the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 . The court upheld an award of $30,000 in compensatory damages for emotional distress and reputational harm previously issued by the Department of Labor's Administrative Review Board .

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  12. Are American Stocks Overvalued?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Seeking Alpha

    I recently read a fascinating post about how changes in financial reporting are affecting everyone's favorite measure of stock market valuation. P/E ratios are popular for a good reason, but I was wondering how the S&P index has done against something broader like nominal GDP.

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  13. HP-Autonomy fraud investigation dropped by Serious Fraud OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Computing.co.uk

    The Serious Fraud Office has closed its criminal investigation into the $11.1bn purchase of Autonomy by systems giant Hewlett-Packard, which was started after HP claimed that it had found accounting irregularities in Autonomy's books after the deal had been completed . However, the SFO stressed that not all allegations had been dismissed and that investigations will continue in the US, with the SFO transferring jurisdiction over these allegations to US authorities.

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  14. Michael Killoran Promoted to Chief Financial Officer of Arpin GroupRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Business Wire

    "Edward was both a leader and key advisor during the growth and development of our company over the past 20 years; we are grateful for his loyal service," said David Arpin, president and CEO of Arpin Group. "We are also very pleased to promote Michael Killoran to the position of CFO.

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  15. SocGen separates CEO, chairman rolesRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | SNL Financial

    The board decided that Frederic Oudea, current chairman and CEO, will continue serving as CEO, while Lorenzo Bini Smaghi will be appointed chairman of SocGen's board. The company noted that the separation of the two roles is in accordance with the corporate governance requirements for banks in Europe.

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  16. 3M Company - Strategy and SWOT Report - New Market Research ReportRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | PR-inside.com

    ... Company: News and Events Summary - 3M Company: Business Expansion - 3M Company: Contracts - 3M Company: Corporate Governance - 3M Company: Corporate Social Responsibility - 3M Company: Financial Deals - 3M Company: Financial Performance - 3M ...

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  17. Abengoa Strengthens Corporate Governance of Its Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | GlobeNewswire

    The meeting of Abengoa's board of directors held on January 19, 2015, appointed the current CEO, Manuel Sanchez Ortega, as first vice-chairman and independent director Antonio Fornieles Melero to be lead director, second vice-chairman and a member of the Audit Committee and the Appointments and Remuneration Committee. Antonio Fornieles has spent most of his career in the audit area of KPMG where he was responsible for the audit function at KPMG Espana as well as being Global Chief Operating Officer, among other functions.

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  18. 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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  19. New York Banks Face New Cybersecurity Exam ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | JD Supra

    ... (IT) examinations will include a host of new topics related to cybersecurity. Included in the list: corporate governance, including organization and reporting structure for cybersecurity-related issues; the management of cybersecurity issues (such ...

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  20. Regulatory Mandates Have Financial Executives ConcernedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The CPA Technology Advisor

    More than half of corporate finance executives rank future regulatory mandates as their highest compliance concern, according to a new survey by audit, tax and advisory firm KPMG LLP . Given developments in the economic, risk, and regulatory landscape, the challenges for companies will continue to be intense in 2015.

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