Monthly Archives: December 2015

ISS Publishes FAQs with Clarifications for 2016 Proxy Season

December 23, 2015 ISS Publishes FAQs with Clarifications for 2016 Proxy Season           ISS recently published FAQs that clarify its approach on a variety of procedural and governance matters heading into the 2016 proxy season.  Among other things, the FAQs … Continue reading

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Staggered Boards, Long-Term Investments and Long-Term Firm Value

December 3, 2015 Staggered Boards, Long-Term Investments and Long-Term Firm Value           Recent econometric studies (“empirical evidence”) definitively rebut the position taken by the Harvard Law School Shareholder Rights Project (SRP) that classified boards are associated with lower firm value … Continue reading

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