Board Forecast: Continuing Gatekeeper Anxiety



Michael Peregrine wrote this bylined article to predict that governing boards must continue to address personal liability concerns of corporate executives, spurred by government individual accountability initiatives like the Yates Memorandum. “The self-interest tendencies of many key corporate leaders” about these initiatives “could enhance the potential for conflict between the board and individual executives across a broad spectrum of organizational initiatives” without careful board planning, Mr. Peregrine warned.