Year: 2007

Parameters of Cooperation Under Seaboard

This week the SEC announced more enforcement actions and settlements in its action involving Royal Ahold (Koninklijke Ahold N.V.) and its subsidiary, U.S. Foodservice.  Thirteen additional individuals were charged in the massive financial fraud and several agreed to settle

Option Backdating: A New Study Dictates a Proactive Approach

A new study by finance professors suggests that the backdating of stock options may be a much more wide-spread practice than once thought.  Initially, many believed that stock option backdating might have been concentrated in the high tech area.  Later,