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Boards of Directors and the Duty of Care

Lecture no. 4 from the course: Law School for Everyone: Corporate Law

Boards of Directors and the Duty of Care

Taught by Professor George S. Geis | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses

There are a number of different obligations in corporate law for boards of directors. In this lecture, focus on the first fiduciary requirement: the duty of care. Generally speaking, the duty of care requires directors to behave carefully when they make decisions about what their corporation will do.