Monthly Archives: April 2016

Questioning the ISS Study on the Impact of Board Leadership Structures on CEO Pay

By Lizanne Thomas, Jones Day •  ISS did not provide transparency into its backup information and data. • ISS seemingly overlooked the reality that a company’s performance has a more statistically significant impact on CEO pay than board leadership. • … Continue reading

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SEC Grants No-Action Relief on Proxy Access Proposals

SEC Grants No-Action Relief on Proxy Access Proposals By Dorsey & Whitney LLP February 25, 2016 Companies that have previously adopted mainstream proxy access bylaws received a vote of confidence from the SEC earlier this month when the agency issued … Continue reading

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Forum Selection Bylaw Upheld

By William Savitt, David E. Shapiro, Anitha Reddy April 8, 2016 Forum-Selection Bylaws — Another Brick in the Wall The Superior Court of California for the County of Los Angeles has added to a growing judicial consensus that forum-selection bylaws … Continue reading

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