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Southern Illinois Will Tighten Conflict of Interest Rules

Southern Illinois Will Tighten Conflict of Interest Rules
April 27, 2009

The board of Southern Illinois University plans to adopt rules requiring trustees to report any potential conflict of interest -- including "indirect" benefits -- for consideration of whether the board members should recuse themselves from various matters, the Chicago Tribune reported. The move follows criticism of such an "indirect" benefit, in which a trustee voted for many construction contracts to companies to which the trustee's insurance business -- which specializes in construction project insurance -- sold policies.

 

 

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