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Robert Oelkers Elected to Dynegy Board of Directors

Posted: Aug 08, 2002 – 12:00 AM EST

HOUSTON, Texas - The Board of Directors of Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN) today announced the election of former Texaco executive Robert C. Oelkers to the company's board of directors and Audit Committee, effective Aug. 6, 2002. According to Otis Winters, lead director and chairman...

UK Organic Couple Launches Global Organic Investment Club to Link Small and Large Investors with Organic and Green Friendly Companies After Organic Business Success in UK

Posted: Jul 07, 2002 – 12:00 AM EST

LONDON, England - A Uk based couple who run Luscious Organic - (Europes first chain of hip not hippy organic corner stores and Luscious Low Fat Cafes and are known as Londons Low Fat Couple) has launched a global organic investors club aimed...

Domini Social Investments Reports Record Shareholder Votes for 2002 Proxy Season

Posted: Jun 12, 2002 – 12:00 AM EST

Socially Responsible Firm Says Post-Enron "Crisis of Confidence" Fueled Shareholder Discontent with Corporate Social and Environmental Performance

TIAA-CREF Endorses Governance Reforms Proposed By NYSE Panel

Posted: Jun 06, 2002 – 12:00 AM EST

Pension Leader Urges Swift Approval by Exchange Directors

TIAA-CREF Announces U.S. Shareholder Initiatives for 2002 On Stock Options, Auditor Independence, Other Issues

Posted: Apr 01, 2002 – 11:00 PM EST

NEW YORK - TIAA-CREF, the premier pension system for educational and research institutions, today announced its corporate governance initiatives for 2002, including a major push to secure the right of shareholders to approve stock option plans, as well as efforts to encourage auditor...

Global Reporting Initiative Announces First Board of Directors

Posted: Jan 23, 2002 – 11:00 PM EST

Boston, USA - The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), convened to develop an internationally accepted framework for sustainability reporting for businesses and other organisations, announced today the appointment of fourteen members to its first Board of Directors. This announcement brings a year long independent...

Chiquita Brands International Promotes Jeffery M. Zalla to Corporate Responsibility Officer and Vice President of Corporate Communications

Posted: Nov 26, 2001 – 11:00 PM EST

Chiquita Brands International, Inc. today announced that Jeffrey M. Zalla has been promoted to the new position of Corporate Responsibility Officer and Vice President, Corporate Communications. He reports to Steven G. Warshaw, President and Chief Executive Officer of Chiquita. "This appointment recognizes Jeff's...

Fresh Brands Adopts Shareholder Rights Plan

Posted: Oct 12, 2001 – 12:00 AM EST

Fresh Brands, Inc. (Nasdaq: FRSH) announced that its Board of Directors adopted a shareholder rights plan. The shareholder rights plan, which is similar to one that was adopted by the company in 1989 and expired in January 1999, includes the declaration of a...

Gap Inc. Names Chief Foundation Officer

Posted: Nov 06, 2000 – 11:00 PM EST

Bobbi Silten Joins Gap Inc., Will Lead Gap Foundation

Widespread SEC Disclosure Noncompliance Triggered by Material ESG Issues

Posted: Feb 06, 2000 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - Widespread corporate noncompliance with SEC requirements triggered by material ESG issues may cause many SEC filings to be materially misleading, inaccurate, or even fraudulent, finds the first independent, comprehensive technical study of how the SEC regime applies...

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