Companies need more lawyers on board
Not so much the bill-by-the-hour variety, though they help cover bosses’ behinds. Rather, hiring attorneys as directors may cut risk, promote stability and boost value. Based on new research, investors should be glad that lawyers are turning up more often in U.S. boardrooms.
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