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Wednesday, July 7, 2004Study Measures Effect of Positive Corporate
A new study concludes that investors can positively express
their values on corporate behavior issues such as Social Justice
and the Environment through stock selection---without sacrificing
portfolio diversification or long-term performance.
Friday, August 1, 2003Introduction
There is a Bob Dylan song from the 1960s entitled The
Times They Are A-Changin. Now, almost 40 years
later, those words carry special meaning. In the wake of 9/11,
the debacle of Enron and WorldCom and the activities surrounding
companies like ImClone, a whole new lexicon has emerged....
Monday, February 24, 2003Worried employees at Andrew Corp. have watched their 401(k)
funds tumble with the markets in the last couple years.
"There's some handwringing that employees are now going
through, because a lot of them never saw a down market,"
explains Jack Joyce, corporate manager of compensation and
benefits at Andrew, an...
Friday, December 27, 2002David: It’s time for Bull Session. Joining us
is Marc Lane. He is the author of the book “Advising
Entrepreneurs.” We have a copy of the book right here.
Marc Lane is an attorney who works in Chicago, who’s
been at this for over 30 years. Welcome.
Friday, December 27, 2002Bill: So do you think of yourself as an entrepreneur? We’ve
got some advice for you. The 90’s were sort of the era
of the entrepreneur. There were so many of them with hot ideas
attracting all kind of attention and money. But most failed
not just because the economy turned on them, but because they...
Tuesday, December 24, 2002Mutual fund companies have drastically cut back advertising
spending this year and many are tinkering with their marketing
approaches as volatile markets have sent investors scurrying.
Fund industry advertising year-to-date through the end of
August is down 58% vs. 2001, to $90.1 million, according to
Competitrack, a New...
Friday, December 20, 2002Red Hat Inc. Co-Founder Robert Young said he stopped his
daily sales of shares of the software maker after selling
3 million in a single transaction.
Young, who resigned as the company's chairman in April and
remains a director, won't sell more shares until at least
2006, he said in a...
Monday, December 9, 2002When was managing an insurance agency for doctors
during law school, he still had his eye on searching out what
he called “Perry Mason moments” as a litigator.
Little did he know that his services for physicians were
laying the foundation for what would be his life’s work.
He said several of his doctor...
Monday, November 18, 2002Letters to the Editor
notes in his guest column, the American Bar Assn. is looking
again at ethics rules covering when lawyers can and whether
they should be required to report clients who commit financial
crimes to regulatory authorities ("Attorneys must be
willing to expose...
Tuesday, November 12, 2002For every silver lining, there's a dark cloud.
Just ask Thomas Pate.
Before the Federal Reserve began cutting interest rates,
Pate and his wife of nearly 50 years went on more than a dozen
cruises, paid for, in large part, with interest income they
earned from the certificates of...
Wednesday, November 6, 2002How can values-based investing leverage a foundation's mission?
The Law Offices of will present a workshop
for professional advisors, foundations' executive leadership
and program officers that will empower participants to make
the case for values-based investing. In addition, program
officers will learn what...
Sunday, October 13, 2002Stock-option repricings are surging as companies replace
worthless holdings with lower-priced options, providing employees
a better chance to cash in if share prices rebound.
Companies considering repricing are "dramatically on
the increase," says Lance Kimmel, a corporate adviser
at law firm Foley & Lardner....
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