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Takeover Defense in Minnesota


Public Companies and Securities I was a guest speaker for a Corporations class at Hamline School of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota.   I addressed takeover defense in Minnesota and my presentation covered: the Minnesota control share acquisition statute the Minnesota business combinations statute the Minnesota fair price statute registration of corporate takeovers in Minnesota the applicability of the Revlon […] Read more →

by   |   April 24, 2012


Issuer Changes Course on Say-on-Pay Frequency

Executive Compensation, Public Companies and Securities Last year, Invesco Mortgage Capital’s shareholders indicated a preference for an annual say-on-pay vote.  Nonetheless, the board adopted a triennial frequency policy. ... Read more →

by   |   April 23, 2012

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Annual Report of SEC Office of Minority and Women Inclusion

Uncategorized The Office of Minority and Women Inclusion, or OMWI, of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has submitted its first report pursuant to Section 342(e) of the Dodd-Frank... Read more →

by   |   April 19, 2012

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CFPB Promises Enforcement Against Discriminatory Lending Practices

Banking, Consumer Protection The CFPB has reminded lending institutions under its jurisdiction it is responsible for enforcing the Equal Credit Opportunity Act. In public statements, officials of the CFPB... Read more →

by   |   April 19, 2012