Jeffrey Somers on Strategic Planning and Board Governance

Corporate Attorney Jeffrey SomersAttorney Jeffrey Somers is featured in the current edition of, 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.

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