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Is Your Change-in-Control Protection Safe?
Removal of tax gross-ups can result in a significant loss of benefits. July 25, 2011
Any Interest in Interest?
Banks are taking a wait-and-see approach before offering companies interest on their checking accounts, which the Dodd-Frank Act now permits. July 21, 2011
Play Time or Pay Day?
There's no time like the present for employers to start thinking about whether to offer health-care insurance after 2014. July 21, 2011
Court challenges to the health-care reform law, especially its provision requiring everyone to buy health insurance, make for an uncertain future. July 19, 2011
After the Settlement, He'll Be Watching You
A court-mandated compliance monitor explains what happens after a company makes a deal with the government over bribery charges. July 11, 2011
U.K. Bribery Act Goes into Effect
Similar to but broader than the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the new law exposes CFOs in the United States to more risk. July 1, 2011
My Auditor, My Whistle-blower
New rules give accounting firms' employees monetary incentive to turn clients in. June 28, 2011
Nowhere to Hide on Hidden 401(k) Fees
With plan participants increasingly litigious, plan sponsors must take care that investment and administration expenses are "reasonable." June 20, 2011
States Vie for Their Share of Equity Comp
States are growing more aggressive about taxing stock-based deferred compensation earned in-state by executives who have moved elsewhere. June 17, 2011
Supreme Court Eases Way for Class Action
The high court revives a securities suit against Halliburton. June 8, 2011