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New Proposed FDIC Rules Presume Compensation Subject to Clawback and Clarify Orderly Liquidation Authority

Banking The Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, or FDIC, approved a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, or NPR, to further clarify application of the orderly liquidation authority, or OLA, contained in Title II of the Dodd-Frank Act. The FDIC believes the NPR builds on the interim rule approved by the FDIC on January […] Read more →

by   |   March 15, 2011

Tyco International Beats ISS by a Decisive Margin

Employment, Executive Compensation, Public Companies and Securities As previously reported, ISS had recommended a no vote for executive compensation for Tyco International.   Tyco’s efforts resulted it in decidedly beating ISS, with 70% of its... Read more →

by   |   March 14, 2011

Span-America Has It Their Way When It Recasts Say-on-Pay Frequency Results

Executive Compensation, Public Companies and Securities, Uncategorized It was bound to happen.  Some of this you cannot make up. Span-America proposed a non-binding frequency proposal of every two years.  The initial 8-K indicated an annual... Read more →

by   |   March 11, 2011

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SEC Releases Study on Operations, Structure and Reform

Uncategorized The SEC has released the study required by an independent consultant pursuant to Section 967 of the Dodd-Frank Act.  The study examines the internal operations, structure and... Read more →

by   |   March 11, 2011