Omnicom Shareholders Vote To Change Board Leadership Structure

Shareholders passed a resolution at Omnicom's annual meeting that will require the chairman of the board to be an independent board member. The new policy is designed to help avoid conflicts of interest between the board and company management. The company had argued that the resolution wasn't necessary. ...


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Sports Marketing, FIFA Execs Face Corruption Charges

Four sports marketing executives and a broadcaster from the U.S. and South America were charged with racketeering, wire fraud and money laundering conspiracies along with nine leaders of Fdration Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), soccer's governing ...

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The Evolution Of The Agency Biz Is Clearer Than You Might Think

The advertising business now changes about every 10-15 years. We're at the tail end of the Media Era, about to enter the Technology Era, which will be unlike anything we've seen in the past. ...

Bob Garfield: Garfield At Large
Carpet Bombing: When Trademarks Do Harm

When intellectual property attorneys wedge themselves between the federal government and business, the billings and absurdity tend to run wild. Deep focus on the value of the trademark can result in a perversion of other values, ...

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