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Cyber risk and board liability
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Cyber Risk Oversight: Understanding Board Liability

What should boards know about their duties and liability related to cyber risk—particularly in the wake of a data breach? We review board oversight responsibilities and emphasize the areas where boards should be devoting the most time.

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cybersecurity expert
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Should We Recruit a Cybersecurity Expert to the Board?

While many boards are in the market for cybersecurity talent, other boards are finding different methods for oversight. Spencer Stuart’s Jason Baumgarten explains what he’s seeing on the recruitment side.

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Shareholder engagement, State Street
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The Changing Dynamics Between Investors & Boards

At Diligent’s Directors’ Experience event in Napa Valley, we held a fireside chat with State Street’s Rakhi Kumar. What expectations does the investor have around ESG, risk management, and board composition?

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board evaluations blog series part 3
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5 Elements of a Successful Board Evaluation

In Part 3 of our Board Evaluations Blog Series, we outline the five elements of a successful board evaluation process (and how to make sure each element is in place).

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