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Executive Compensation Paid to Controlling Shareholders Subject to Business Judgment Review When Approved by an Independent Committee

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Employment, Executive Compensation, Litigation Members of the Dolan family hold 73% of the voting power of Cablevision Systems Corporation’s stock.  A shareholder commenced a derivative action regarding the executive compensation paid to Dolan family members serving as Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and the Delaware Court of Chancery dismissed the claims. In setting the compensation for the two […] Read more →

by   |   July 1, 2015


Vanishing Regulation A+ Filings

Public Companies and Securities The CrowdCheck Blog has an interesting post on “The case of the vanishing Form 1-A filings.”  Most everything that was filed to date has disappeared, probably because... Read more →

by   |   June 29, 2015


SEC Charges KKR With Misallocating Broken Deal Expenses

Investment Advisers, Litigation, M&A, Private Equity Everyone knew the SEC would pursue a marquee-name private equity sponsor for misallocating expenses.  It finally happened, with KKR settling charges for misallocating “broken... Read more →

by   |   June 29, 2015

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CFPB Publishes Over 7,700 Consumer Complaint Narratives About Financial Companies

Banking, Consumer Protection The CFPB has gone live with an enhanced customer complaint data base. It now includes over 7,700 consumer descriptions of alleged problems they are facing with financial companies... Read more →

by   |   June 26, 2015