Corporate Governance


The Business Roundtable, a trade group representing 150 of the nation’s largest companies, issues Principles of Corporate Governance ( www.brtable.org/pdf/704.pdf ). The publication provides a set of best practices for senior management, the board of directors and others in the corporate hierarchy to ensure companies comply with applicable regulations and deal fairly and candidly with shareholders, employees and the communities in which they do business.

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