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Treasury Announces Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance

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Insurance The Treasury announced its intention to create a Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance.  This is one in a series of steps that Treasury is taking to establish the new Federal Insurance Office, or FIO, created under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. The Committee will provide advice to the FIO and the […] Read more →

by   |   May 9, 2011

A Review of Issuers Who Have Sought Golden Parachute Approvals at Annual Meetings

Employment, Executive Compensation, Public Companies and Securities We have been asked by general counsels of many public companies, and readers of our blog, if anyone was using the optional advisory approval of golden parachute arrangements... Read more →

by   |   May 7, 2011

Another Dodd-Frank Committee and Regulatory Delay

Banking The Chairman of the FDIC has established the FDIC Systemic Resolution Advisory Committee, or the SR Advisory Committee. The SR Advisory Committee will provide advice and... Read more →

by   |   May 5, 2011

Golden Parachute Votes Begin to Appear in Merger Documents

Executive Compensation, Public Companies and Securities Kirby Corp has filed this S-4 in connection with an acquisition of K-Sea Transportation Partners L.P.  The joint proxy statement/prospectus includes a Dodd-Frank advisory... Read more →

by   |   May 4, 2011