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Japan Inc looking for advice from outsiders

Japanese companies are scrambling to fill thousands of board seats after a new corporate governance code went into effect this month, calling on publicly traded firms to name at least two independent directors within half a year of their next

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Benefits of Lawyer-Directors on the Boards of Companies

Undoubtedly, board composition is a crucial element of firm value. This understanding underscores the importance of recent studies regarding board composition and the performance of companies. Recently, we drew attention to research findings on the impact of academics in boardrooms

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