Issues : Legal
New Law Ends Pre-Dispute NDAs for Workplace Sexual Harassment, Assault Disputes
What bank boards need to know about recent legislation that ends the use of pre-dispute NDAs with regard to allegations of workplace sexual harassment and assault disputes.
Tales From Bank Boardrooms
Corporate governance guru Jim McAlpin shares stories from his almost four decades working with banks.
The Role of Transfer Agents in Corporate Actions
Banks undergoing high-profile events, like mergers or spin-offs, use transfer agents to ensure everything goes smoothly.
How to Minimize Individual Liability for Employment-Related Claims
Banks can take some preventive measures to minimize the potential liabilities that C-suite executives could face by being named in a lawsuit.
Banking’s Vaccine Dilemma
If economic recovery hinges on broad adoption of the vaccine, how can banks get their employees on board?
Thoughts on a Biden Presidency’s Impact on Banks
On Jan. 20, Joseph R. Biden Jr. will be sworn in as the 46th President of the United States. Vedder Price weighs in on the impact that a Biden administration may have on banking.
What Employers Need to Know about Coronavirus, Paid Leave
Banks that fail to comply with the paid leave requirements stipulated in the Families First Coronavirus Response Act do so at their peril.
Being Fair to Fairness Opinions for Directors
While fairness decisions cannot tell directors what action to take when confronted with a major decision, they can provide useful context to assist in decision-making.
What You Should Know About Recent Trends in 401(k) Fee Litigation
Suits are growing in number and focus, including similar 403(b) plans.
The Dos and Don’ts of Shareholder Recordkeeping for Private Banks
What you should – and should not – be doing with investor records.