Ethics

Corporate decision-making should be transparent, align with shareholders' interests, and should reflect integrity. Poor corporate ethics leads to reputational risk.



Stories


As Investors Try To Be More Ethical, Some Find No Escape From Businesses They Detest

If you're an investor with ardent social beliefs - and you aspire to put your money where your mout…

1 year, 7 months

Boeing pilots' messages on 737 MAX safety raise new questions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Boeing Co senior pilot said he might have unintentionally misled regulator…

1 year, 7 months

Volkswagen pauses $1.4 billion investment in Turkey over Syria invasion

Volkswagen has paused a planned $1.4 billion investment in Turkey as a result of the country's mili…

1 year, 8 months

Apple Removes App That Helps Hong Kong Protesters Track the Police

SAN FRANCISCO - Apple removed an app late Wednesday that enabled protesters in Hong Kong to track t…

1 year, 8 months

Unprecedented power outages begin in California as winds bring critical fire danger

In an unprecedented move, Pacific Gas & Electric said it will shut off power to about 800,000 c…

1 year, 8 months

Boeing Safety System for 737 Max was Vetoed

A senior Boeing engineer filed an internal ethics complaint this year saying that during the develo…

1 year, 8 months

Profits or the Public Interest

Making money should not be companies' only goal, Business Roundtable argued recently. There are tho…

1 year, 8 months

3 From JPMorgan Accused in Scheme to Game Precious Metals Market

WASHINGTON - Federal prosecutors accused a JPMorgan Chase executive and two of his colleagues on Mo…

1 year, 9 months

Boeing Board To Call For Safety Changes After 737 Max Crashes

For the past five months, a small committee of Boeing's board has been interviewing company employe…

1 year, 9 months

Petitions


Nextera Energy-Permit Written Consent

Board permit written consent by shareholders to cast minimum number of vote to authorize action at a meeting

$8.3 million supporting

Ending the Subminimum Wage

Investor Statement in Support of Ending the Subminimum Wage

$286,933 supporting

Address Systemic Racism and Call to Action

Investor Statement of Solidarity to Address Systemic Racism and Call to Action.

$0 supporting

Forced Arbitration for Sexual Harassment Claims

Investor Statement in Support of Ending Forced Arbitration for Sexual Harassment Claims.

$0 supporting

Amazon-Enable Holders to Call Special Meetings

Board amend bylaws to enable holders to call special shareowner meetings.

$8.3 million supporting

Chipotle-Permit Written Consent by Shareholders

Board permit written consent by shareholders to cast minimum number of votes to authorize meeting action.

$8.3 million supporting

BMY-Written Consent by Shareholders

Board permit written consent by shareholders entitled to cast the minimum number of votes

$8.3 million supporting

Kimberly-Clark-Written Consent by Shareholders

Board permit written consent by shareholders to cast minimum number of votes to authorize action at a meeting

$8.3 million supporting

Repligen-Shareholder Proxy Access

Board enable shareholder proxy access

$8.2 million supporting

Veeva-Shareholder Proxy Access

Board enable shareholder proxy access

$8.2 million supporting