April 14, 2017

FCPA Blog – Finding perverse incentives is hard, fixing them can be harder

Identifying perverse incentives within a company can prove difficult, and can be even more challenging when found. Partner Marc Hodak shares how to prevent these issues, and well as what to do to find and correct them in the final part of his five-part series.

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April 14, 2017

FCPA Blog – How perverse incentives distort individual and corporate performance

Mark Hodak, a partner at Farient Advisors, explores how even good, ethical employees can succumb to perverse incentives due to the pressure to meet internal targets.

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March 7, 2017

Bloomberg – Health Insurers Would Get Fatter Tax Break on CEO Pay Under GOP Health Plan

John Trentacoste, director at Farient Advisors, speaks to Bloomberg about the implications of the proposed bill to replace Obamacare on health insurance companies.

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February 13, 2017

FCPA Blog – Revisiting EpiPen: Steep incentive thresholds are corporate disasters waiting to happen

Marc Hodak, partner at Farient Advisors, explains how steep incentive thresholds were behind the Epipen scandal and how companies can learn from Mylan’s mistake.

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January 30, 2017

FCPA Blog – How perverse incentives cause companies to abandon controls

In this article, Mark Hodak, partner at Farient Advisors, looks at whether companies can contain the excesses of their incentive programs with controls.

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