June 2013

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  • ASIC Report Regulating litigation funders

    Date: 1 Jun 2013

    John Price explains why new guidance was necessary to regulate and manage conflicts of interest in litigation funding.

  • CEO Report Moving forward in Asia and the law

    Date: 1 Jun 2013

    John H C Colvin reports back on Company Directors’ recent national conference in Singapore and the need for a business judgment rule.

  • Conference Review Cyber security wake up call

    Date: 1 Jun 2013

    Directors should be asking questions about cyber security because their organisations may have already been attacked without them knowing it. Zilla Efrat reports.

  • Conference Review Gateway at the heart of Asia

    Date: 1 Jun 2013

    Zilla Efrat discovers that Singapore offers a competitive gateway into the growing Asian region.

  • Conference Review Opinion Building roads to somewhere

    Date: 1 Jun 2013

    As Graham Burdis reports, Nomura Research Institute’s chief economist Richard Koo believes that if left untreated, “balance sheet recessions” can become depressions.

  • Conference Review Walking the line

    Date: 1 Jun 2013

    A panel of distinguished directors recently discussed the fine line between corruption and ethical profit maximisation, and what kept them up at night. Zilla Efrat reports.

  • Directors Counsel No automatic rubber stamps from courts

    Date: 1 Jun 2013

    Professor Bob Baxt believes the regulators should carefully craft settlement agreements if they wish the courts to endorse them.

  • Featherstone Gender diversity gains traction

    Date: 1 Jun 2013

    Tony Featherstone says a new study shows gender diversity is gaining momentum on Australia’s listed boards, especially smaller ones, weakening the need for quotas.

  • Feature Fireproof your good name

    Date: 1 Jun 2013

    Warren Buffett said: “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.” Tony Featherstone examines what boards should be doing differently in an age where social media is ...

  • Feature From the courts to the boardroom

    Date: 1 Jun 2013

    Ewen Crouch recently added two top 100 ASX-listed board positions to his not-for-profit portfolio. He speaks to Christopher Niesche about his transition from lawyer to full-time director. 

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