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MAKING SENSE OF DODD-FRANK

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ISS Announces 2019 Policy Uodates

Public Companies and Securities ISS has released updates to its 2019 benchmark proxy voting policies.  There is no impact for the upcoming 2019 proxy season for U.S. companies. Board Gender Diversity ISS has announced a new voting policy on directors for companies with no female directors serving on their boards, with a year’s grace period before implementation. The new […] Read more →

by   |   November 19, 2018

Stacks of Coins

SEC Tells How to Fix the Faulty Initial Coin Offering

Litigation, Public Companies and Securities The SEC simultaneously announced a pair of settled enforcement actions related to illegally offered ICOs with extensive remedial provisions to fix the faulty offerings. You can... Read more →

by   |   November 17, 2018

Still Looking for the First CAM

Public Companies and Securities I have been looking for the first real CAM and so far I haven’t found it. I’ve seen some dancing around the edges, like foreign auditors throwing in boiler plate going... Read more →

by   |   November 14, 2018

Court Declines to Approve Settlement in Director Pay Suit

Employment, Executive Compensation, Litigation, Public Companies and Securities In Stein v. Blankfein et al the Delaware Court of Chancery considered a proposed settlement of litigation against directors of Goldman Sachs. The related complaint contained two... Read more →

by   |   October 24, 2018