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Proxy Voting and the Future of Corporations

November 29, 2018 Corporate Governance Update: Proxy Voting and the Future of Corporations David A. Katz and Laura A. McIntosh* A significant debate has developed in recent months regarding the purpose and future of corporations, the primacy of shareholder interests, … Continue reading

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ISS Announces Preliminary 2016 Voting Policy Updates

October 26, 2015 ISS Announces Preliminary 2016 Voting Policy Updates and Opens Comment Period           Today, ISS announced it is considering changing its U.S. voting policies in three areas heading into the 2016 proxy season: (i) when a sitting CEO … Continue reading

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U.S. PROXY SEASON HALFTIME REPORT

U.S. PROXY SEASON HALFTIME REPORT May 26, 2015 As we hit the halfway point for the 2015 U.S. proxy season, a number of trends related to governance practices are carrying through from recent years, an analysis of ISS Voting Analytics … Continue reading

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SEC Issues Proxy Voting Responsibilities of Investment Advisers

Division of Investment Management Division of Corporation Finance Securities and Exchange Commission Proxy Voting:  Proxy Voting Responsibilities of Investment Advisers and Availability of Exemptions from the Proxy Rules for Proxy Advisory Firms Staff Legal Bulletin No. 20 (IM/CF) Action: Publication of … Continue reading

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