NACD - National Association of Corporate Directors

Howard W. Barker Jr.

Howard W. Barker Jr. chairs the audit committees of Medco Health Solutions, Chiquita Brands and

Entries by Howard W. Barker Jr.

Special Litigation Committees: Best Practices

November 11, 2011

Special litigation committees can be useful for boards facing derivative lawsuits where a majority of the board could not be considered independent of the suit's circumstances.