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A Capitalism's 'Woodstock,' Buffett Will Face Down Scandal

Posted 06.29.2011 | Business

OMAHA, Nebraska (By Ben Berkowitz) - It could be the toughest weekend Warren Buffett has ever had. Tens of thousands of Berkshire Hathaway shar...

Buffettgate Two: An Unenforced "Policy" Isn't a Policy

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 06.06.2011 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

Warren Buffett may be more diligent when he plays cards than in enforcing the policies he wrote for Berkshire Hathaway. Principles only matter when they are inconvenient. A policy that isn't enforced isn't a policy.

Buffettgate: Berkshire Hathaway's Problem at the Top

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 06.02.2011 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

Berkshire Hathaway's reputation has revolved around the lip-service paid by Warren Buffett to a high standard of corporate governance. Now, the moral tone set at the top is now being publicly questioned.

Explained: Sokol's Role In Berkshire's Lubrizol Deal

Posted 05.31.2011 | Business

NEW YORK: Warren Buffett's leading heir apparent at Berkshire Hathaway, David Sokol, has resigned after buying shares in Lubrizol Corp, a chemical...