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ISS to Recommend Annual Say-On-Pay Votes and Shifts Course on Director Attendance

Executive Compensation, Public Companies and Securities ISS has issued its 2011 Corporate Governance Policy Update.  As expected, it will recommend voting for an annual say-on-pay vote and the update addresses other matters of importance to public issuers. Frequency of Advisory Vote In line with its overall client feedback, ISS is adopting a new policy to recommend a vote FOR annual advisory […] Read more →

by   |   November 19, 2010

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SEC Proposes Rules on Security-Based Swap Reporting

Derivatives The SEC has proposed new rules entailing how security-based swap transactions should be reported and publicly disseminated. The rules are proposed under Title VII of the... Read more →

by   |   November 19, 2010

CFTC Proposes Rule on Real Time Public Reporting of Swap Transaction and Pricing Data

Derivatives Section 727 of the Dodd-Frank Act amends the Commodity Exchange Act by inserting a new section 2(a)(13), which requires public availability of swap transaction data.  The... Read more →

by   |   November 19, 2010

Federal Reserve Issues Proposal to Implement Volcker Rule Conformance Period

Banking, Private Equity The Federal Reserve Board has requested comment on a proposed rule to implement provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act that give banking firms... Read more →

by   |   November 18, 2010