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What Directors Need To Know In 2018 About Board Diversity
In 2017, investors challenged many public company boards to improve their gender, racial, and ethnic diversity.
United States
12 Mar 2018
Conducting Effective Internal Investigations - A Checklist For In-House Counsel
Every general counsel over the course of his or her career will face the need to conduct an internal investigation into events at the company.
United States
2 Oct 2017
SEC Adopts Dodd-Frank Mandated Pay Ratio Disclosure Rules
On August 5 the SEC adopted final rules that require disclosure of the ratio between CEO compensation and the median employee compensation, as called for by the Dodd-Frank Act.
United States
21 Aug 2015
SEC Proposes Dodd-Frank Clawback Rules
On July 1, the SEC issued proposed rules implementing the clawback provision mandated by the Dodd-Frank Act.
United States
24 Jul 2015
SEC Proposes "Pay Versus Performance" Disclosure Rules
On April 29, the SEC proposed the long-awaited "pay versus performance" disclosure rules mandated by the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
United States
14 May 2015
SEC Proposes Hedging Disclosure Rules
On February 9, the SEC issued proposed rules regarding disclosure of company hedging policies.
United States
12 Mar 2015
The Nonprofit Revitalization Act Of 2013
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed into law the Nonprofit Revitalization Act of 2013, the first major revision to New York's nonprofit laws in over 40 years.
United States
13 Jun 2014
SEC Adopts Dodd-Frank Compensation Committee Rules
On June 20, 2012 the SEC issued final rules, mandated by the Dodd-Frank Act, dealing with compensation committees and compensation consultants.
United States
31 Aug 2012
SEC Adopts Controversial ‘Proxy Access’ Rules
On August 25, the SEC adopted the highly controversial "proxy access" rules requiring company proxy materials to provide shareholders with information about, and an ability to vote for, shareholder-nominated candidates for director.
United States
10 Sep 2010
SEC Adopts Amendments To Proxy Statement Disclosure Rules
On December 16, 2009 the SEC adopted amendments to the proxy statement disclosure rules. The new rules, which affect compensation and corporate governance disclosures, are effective for definitive proxy statements filed on or after February 28, 2010 by companies whose fiscal year ends on or after December 20, 2009.
United States
4 Feb 2010
Corporate Governance And Executive Compensation Provisions In Dodd Financial Services Reform Bill
The financial services reform bill released in draft form by Senator Christopher Dodd (D-CT) on November 10 contains a number of provisions dealing with executive compensation and corporate governance that would be applicable to all U.S. publicly-traded companies or, in some cases, to those companies listed on a U.S. stock exchange.
United States
4 Feb 2010
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