Articles Tagged directors

Melanie B. Leslie, The Wisdom of Crowds? Groupthink and Nonprofit Governance

62 Fla. L. Rev. 1179 (2010)| | | | ABSTRACT :: Scandals involving nonprofit boards and conflicts of interest continue to receive considerable public attention. Earlier this year, for example, musician Wyclef Jean’s Yele Haiti charity became the target of intense criticism after the charity disclosed that it had regularly transacted business with Jean and […]

Simon A. Rodell, Plumbing in the Boardroom: Plugging Boardroom Leaks through a Good Faith Duty of Confidentiality

59 Fla. L. Rev. 631 (2007) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: On January 24, 2005, the Wall Street Journal published a front-page article detailing confidential boardroom discussions at Hewlett-Packard’s (H-P) annual board meeting. The article described, in explicit detail, discussions about granting three named senior executives more authority over day-to-day operations of the company […]