JD Supra Corporate Brief: Europe’s Volcker Rule, 2104 Proxy Season, Ohada Commercial Code, Shareholder-Director Communication

On this day in 1937, General Motors recognized the United Auto Workers, ending a sit-down strike that began more than a month earlier.

A Volcker Rule for Europe? In the works… (White & Case)

Are you ready for the 2014 proxy season? (James Barrall and Steven Stokdyk at Latham & Watkins)

Seven tips for complying with the SEC’s conflict minerals rule… (Daniel Shortt at WeComply)

Private equity investors, sponsors, operators, lenders, state actors, and local populations will all benefit from the revised Uniform Companies Code for the 17 African countries of Ohada… (Shearman & Sterling)

The Shareholder-Director Exchange thinks investors and public company directors can both benefit from increased communication – and so far they’re right… (James Woolery at Cadwalader)

Maybe corporate social responsibility isn’t such a good idea after all… (Keith Paul Bishop at Allen Matkins)

It’s getting harder and harder to find a good tax haven these days. Because FATCA… (Corporate Law Report)

The SEC just missed a great opportunity to educate the public on what exactly constitutes insider trading… (David Smyth at Brooks Pierce)

FINRA just announced an assessment of what broker-dealers are doing to manage cybersecurity threats… (Ana-Maria Ignat and Daniel Nathan at Morrison & Foerster)

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