Shareholders should be realistically allowed to directly select corporate director candidates via the SEC Shareholder Proposal procedure. The days of corporate paternalism should be ended. Corporate governance problems will only be cured when Shareholders can easily remove incompetent/corrupt Directors, i.e., vote them out of office. Among this year's biggest news stories: epic hardware vulnerabilities, a more lethal form of DDoS attack, Olympic 'false flags,' hijacked home routers, fileless malware — and a new world's record for data breaches. 1. Executive summary. This is a Budget that puts the next generation first. In uncertain times and against a deteriorating global economic outlook, this Budget delivers security for working people. 4 401(k) Plan. Employee benefit plan authorized by Internal Revenue Code section 401(k), whereby an employer establishes an account for each participating employee and each participant elects to deposit a portion of his or her salary into the account. Type or paste a DOI name into the text box. Click Go. Your browser will take you to a Web page (URL) associated with that DOI name. Send questions or comments to doi. Researchers have used various measures as indications of “earnings quality” including persistence, accruals, smoothness, timeliness, loss avoidance, investor responsiveness, and external indicators such as restatements and SEC enforcement releases. Bermuda Government since July 19 2017 Legislature, Constitution, Executive, Judiciary, Voters. By Keith Archibald Forbes (see About Us) exclusively for Bermuda Online. Introduction. Bermuda is a parliamentary representative democratic dependency.