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  • Board Issues | Liability
  • Published: November 4th, 2013

What’s Sparking the Trend in Recent Section 363 Bank Sales?

Section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code has been utilized for decades to sell assets of distressed companies. Yet, only recently has Section 363 been used in the banking industry to sell bank subsidiaries out from under distressed holding companies.

  • Board Issues | M&A
  • Published: November 2nd, 2012

The Bank Director’s Approach to M&A: Stay Out of Hot Water

Bank directors should be wary of discussing M&A deals with potential partners without the knowledge of the full board. Bryan Cave's Jonathan Hightower explains why.

  • Board Issues | Liability
  • Published: December 18th, 2012

FDIC Lawsuits Increase in Fourth Quarter, Many Target Smaller Banks and Thrifts

Cornerstone Research staff discusses 2012 trends in FDIC lawsuits against officers and directors of financial institutions.

  • Board Issues | Liability
  • Published: March 12th, 2013

The Bank’s Liability for Cyber Theft on Commercial Accounts

Attorneys at Graves Bartle Marcus & Garrett reveal five critical steps to protect your bank, your customers and your bottom line.

  • Board Issues | Legal
  • Published: May 18th, 2012

Should Bank Directors Approve Loans?

In an age when directors are getting sued for serving on the loan committee, we asked bank attorneys whether directors should be involved in loan approvals, and if so, how.

  • Board Issues | Liability
  • Published: August 21st, 2013

Do You Need Cyber Insurance?

Dennis Gustafson of AHT Insurance answers the three most commonly asked questions he gets about cyber policies.

  • Board Issues | Legal
  • Published: June 5th, 2012

FDIC Lawsuits: Avoiding the Worst Outcome

While the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. lawsuits paint a picture of inattentive, runaway directors and officers, a number of the practices that the FDIC found objectionable could be found at many healthy institutions.

  • Board Issues | Liability
  • Published: September 18th, 2013

Update on FDIC Lawsuits: Pace Increases While Few Settle

Cornerstone Research finds the pace of FDIC lawsuits increases to at least 32 so far this year. At this rate, 2013 will have more than double the number of lawsuits filed as last year.

  • Board Issues | Technology
  • Published: September 12th, 2012

Is Banking’s Future in the Cloud?

Weighing benefits versus security concerns, should your bank take advantage of the cloud computing trend?