Posted Wednesday, January 7, 2004 10:43 AM | Contributed by Jeff
Walt Disney Co.'s board of directors, which has come under fire for being too close to management, took another step Tuesday to strengthen its corporate governance guidelines. A new code of conduct precludes board members from being independent if they have close ties to company business. Also, CEO Michael Eisner says that the Orlando parks posted their best day and week ever for attendance over the holidays, and that this indicates improvements in the year ahead.
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