Attorney Jeffrey Somers is featured in the current edition of BoardMember.com, the online companion to Corporate Board Member magazine. Somers is included in the “Take Five” section which features a short interview with a guest expert on board governance topics. The interview centers on the strategic role that boards must take.
In the article, Somers states…
“… board meetings have become longer, and a lot of it is attributable to changes in the law and regulations, Sarbanes-Oxley in particular. Boards spend a lot more time on more detailed things these days—internal controls, risk management, things like that—and I think they have to remember to spend the time on the big picture as well…”
To read the full interview, click on: Take Five: Strategic Planning and the Board.