Recent Events Put Spotlight on Company Leadership

VIDEO: Can boards of directors remain truly independent and make the tough decisions for the sake of shareholders?

Jason Stipp 8 May, 2012 | 9:36AM

Several high profile stories regarding corporate leadership have emerged on both sides of the Atlantic in recent weeks, prompting Morningstar to talk to Sanibel Captiva's Pat Dorsey, former director of Morningstar equity research.

Jason Stipp: I'm Jason Stipp for Morningstar. Questionable behavior in the executive suite and the boardroom is nothing new, but some recent high-profile cases might have investors wondering when they really need to sit up and take notice. Joining me here to offer some insights is president of Sanibel Captiva Investment Advisors, Pat Dorsey.

Pat, thanks for joining me.

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