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    1. Altisource Residential Corporation Appoints William P. Wall to its Board of Directors

      Altisource Residential Corporation Appoints William P. Wall to its Board of Directors

      Altisource Residential Corporation today announced that William P. Wall has been appointed to its Board of Directors, effective March 1, 2016, following James H. (“Jim”) Mullen, Jr.’s decision to step down as a member of the Board.  Upon his appointment, Mr. Wall will serve as a member ...

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    2. Time is Running Out for Yahoo's Board

      Beginning today and continuing through March 26th, shareholders of Yahoo will be able to submit their slate of candidates for the company’s board of directors.  Although Yahoo hopes to avoid a proxy contest at its Annual Meeting this summer, such a contest may be inevitable if a sale of the internet giant hasn’t occurred by then. 

      Following AOL’s sale to Verizon last June, Yahoo’s shareholders, led by activist investor Starboard Value, began to encourage a similar path for the company.  Yahoo’s board, realizing that the anticipated revival was not going to happen, finally relented ...

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    3. Guest CEO Blog: What Is The CyberSecurity Disclosure Act of 2015 and Why Should Directors Care?

      Guest CEO Blog:  What Is The CyberSecurity Disclosure Act of 2015 and Why Should Directors Care?

       I am happy to pass along to our Members the article below from BoardProspects Member and cybersecurity expert, Scott Goldman:

       

      What Is the Cybersecurity Disclosure Act of 2015 And Why Should Directors Care?

       

      Scott Goldman – Director, Mueller Industries (NYSE: MLI); Founder and CEO, BeCyberAware.com

       

      The Cybersecurity Disclosure Act of 2015 (S.2410 of the 114th Congress) is a law proposed on December 15, 2015, which might affect your company and the way that you do business.  If you are a publicly held company you must be aware of this pending law, but even if you are not you should ...

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    4. theBoardlist Launches Curated Talent Marketplace And New Partnerships To Accelerate Board Diversity and Business ...

      theBoardlist Launches Curated Talent Marketplace And New Partnerships To Accelerate Board Diversity and Business ...

      Today, theBoardlist.com announced the launch of its new online marketplace and partnerships aimed at accelerating gender diversity and business performance in boardrooms globally.  In addition to new members and programs in the U.S., theBoardlist also announced its beta launch in Europe, with over 100 Europe-based female leaders endorsed as board ...

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    5. BancorpSouth Announces Stock Repurchase Authorization; Declares Quarterly Dividend

      BancorpSouth Announces Stock Repurchase Authorization; Declares Quarterly Dividend

      Additionally, the Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per common share.  The dividend is payable April 1, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2016.  BancorpSouth earlier reported net income of $21.2 million, or $0.22 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter of 2015. BancorpSouth, Inc. is a financial holding company headquartered in ...

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    6. Ciber Announces Corporate Governance Enhancements

      Ciber Announces Corporate Governance Enhancements

      GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., Jan. 26, 2016 -- Ciber, Inc. (CBR), a leading global information technology consulting, services and outsourcing company, today announced that the Ciber Board of Directors has amended the Company's bylaws to adopt a majority voting standard for the election of directors in uncontested director elections. "Today's announcement demonstrates the Ciber Board of ...

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    7. James F. Conway, III Elected Board Vice Chairman and Lead Director of Enterprise Bancorp, Inc. and Enterprise Bank

      Mr. Conway, who has served as a Director since 1989, assumes the Board Vice Chair and Lead Director positions from Arnold S. Lerner, who had held the Vice Chair position since 1989 and the Lead Director position since it was created in 2012. Mr. Lerner will continue to serve as a Director, Chair of the Corporate Governance/Nominating Committee, and a member of the Executive, Asset-Liability, Enterprise Investment Advisors and Compensation Committees.

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    8. BoardProspects -- Find Incredible Board Recruitment Opportunities

      BoardProspects -- Find Incredible Board Recruitment Opportunities

      Take a look at a sampling of some of the incredible board recruitment opportunities posted in the Recruitment Section on BoardProspects.com

      Chairman, Board of Directors:  A multi-stage private equity firm in Greenwich, CT, with a focus on commercializing transformational technologies and healthcare solutions, is seeking a Chairman for its Board of Directors.  This is a compensated position which provides up to $100,000 in annual salary/stipend as well as equity participation in the firm with an annual profit share.

      Board of Directors:  A 4th generation family-owned oil and energy business in Reno, NV, with operations on 4 continents ...

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    9. Anthem Makes Its Interest In Cigna Official With $54B Offer

      Anthem Makes Its Interest In Cigna Official With $54B Offer

      Anthem (ANTM) this afternoon went public with its takeover bid for Cigna Corp. (CI) offering the global health insurer $184 per share in cash and stock, according to a statement from the acquirer. Anthem said the combined company would have $115 billion in annual revenues and cover 53 million people with commercial insurance as well as government business including Medicare, Medicaid and individual plans offered on exchanges under the Affordable Care Act...

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    10. American Express Company Elects Michael Leavitt to Board of Directors

      American Express Company Elects Michael Leavitt to Board of Directors

      NEW YORK, May 11, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- American Express Company today announced that Michael O. Leavitt has been elected to its board of directors. Governor Leavitt is the founder and chairman of Leavitt Partners where he advises clients on how navigate the health care value economy. Governor Leavitt served as Governor of Utah from 1993-2003.

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    11. Is Corporate America Really That Far Removed from the Days of Kozlowski?

      Is Corporate America Really That Far Removed from the Days of Kozlowski?

      It lacked the glitz and glamour normally associated with events celebrated by this former captain of industry.  It didn’t include a band, models dressed as gladiators, bowls of caviar, chalices of Stoli vodka or even the now infamous ice sculpture of Michelangelo’s David.  Then again, this was a decidedly more muted occasion than his wife’s $2 million birthday party in Sardinia, Italy.  Regardless, Ex-Tyco CEO Dennis Kozlowski’s release from prison a couple of months ago was indeed a significant occasion – or at least it should have been. 

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    12. GM, Harry Wilson, and the Disturbing Rise of the Golden Leash

      GM, Harry Wilson, and the Disturbing Rise of the Golden Leash

      On one side was GM’s chairman, Theodore Solso, and chief executive, Mary Barra. On the other side was a group of investment funds represented by former Obama administration Auto Industry Task Force member Harry Wilson.  The investments funds own approximately 2% of GM’s stock, and they were pushing the company to buy back $8 billion in stock and give Wilson a seat on the board...

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