O'Reilly logo

Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance: It Can't Happen to Us—Avoiding Corporate Disaster While Driving Success by Richard M. Steinberg

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Index

Accountability

Activist firms

Activists. See also Shareholder activists

governance

institutional

pay decisions

Administrative costs

Aflac

Alignment

Allen, William

Allstate

Ambac Assurance

American International Group (AIG)

Anderson, Richard

Andreessen, Marc

Apotheker, Léo

Application Techniques in Enterprise Risk Management (COSO)

Arthur Andersen

Association of Corporate Counsel

Atkins, Betsy

Audit committee

Audit Committee Effectiveness (PricewaterhouseCoopers)

Audit committee performance

external auditors

internal auditors

management

Auditor attestation

Auditor reporting obligations

Augustine, Norman

Bair, Sheila

Bank fraud

Bank of America

Barings Bank

Bear Stearns

Berkshire Hathaway

Bernstein, Peter

Best practices

Black swans

Blankfein, Lloyd

Board book

Board governance models

about

considerations

dual boards

full-time boards

shareholders' authority

Board of directors. See also Personal liability of directors; Pitfall avoidance

agendas

and alignment

annual workload

communication timing to

communication with shareholders

composition of

with constituent groups

distractions

dynamics within

failures of

groupthink in

with internal divisions

monitoring role

newly-mandated practices

oversight

oversight vs. management

performance measures role

pitfalls

responsibilities for risk management

responsibility allocation

responsibilities of

risk averse

roles of

time limitations

tone at the top

value addition areas

Board of directors, structural issues

CEO powers

chairman-CEO, combined ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required