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Feb 04, 2019, 13:41 ET The case for multiple voting shares

MONTREAL, Feb. 4, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - In Canada, the number of companies with multiple voting shares has dropped from 100 in 2005 to 69 in 2018. But these companies continue to play a vital role in...


Sep 26, 2018, 08:30 ET Donald J. Savoie, First Winner of the Yvan Allaire Medal in Governance

MONTREAL, Sept. 26, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The Royal Society of Canada has awarded the first Yvan Allaire Medal in Governance to M. Donald J. Savoie, OC, ONB, FRSC, D.Phil., D. ès L., professor and...


Sep 17, 2014, 12:11 ET "Doing Better, Doing Differently": A Patient?Focused Governance for the Quebec Health Network

MONTRÉAL, Sept. 17, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The governance of the health system in Quebec should be based on ten user-focused Service Regions responsible for coordinating and supervising the health-care...


May 28, 2014, 09:00 ET Board Members' Compensation and Governance: Issues and Challenges

Research study by the Institute for Governance (IGOPP) MONTREAL, May 28, 2014 /CNW/ - The requirements in credibility, availability and legitimacy of board members have increased substantially since...


Feb 03, 2014, 08:00 ET Considering their regional economic importance - The reporting and accountability of the boards of major Canadian airports must be strengthened

MONTREAL, Feb. 3, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - According to a study made public today by the Institute for Governance of Public and Private Organizations (IGOPP) Canadian airports, which are public assets...


May 22, 2012, 12:16 ET IGOPP Calls for Executive Compensation Reform in Groundbreaking Study

TORONTO, May 22, 2012 /CNW/ - The Institute for the Governance of Private and Public Organizations (IGOPP) announced today the release of their most recent policy paper on executive compensation,...


Mar 08, 2010, 08:00 ET Consultative votes on executive compensation (Say-on-Pay) should not be
imposed on all Canadian corporations

MONTREAL, March 8 /CNW Telbec/ - At a time when several Canadian financial institutions are about to hold a non-binding shareholder vote on executive compensation, the Institute for Governance of...