Topic: 2013 Proxy Season

JD Supra Corporate Brief: Proxy Litigation, Data Collection, Confidentiality Clause, Mobile Payments

On this day in 1701, the trading post at Fort Pontchartrain du Détroit was founded. Nearly 312 years later to the day, the city it became – Detroit, Michigan – filed the country’s largest municipal bankruptcy… What’s new in say-on-pay trends and proxy litigation? Quite a bit, actually… (Skadden) Protect your company’s information from a… Read more »

Preparing your 2012 Annual Report? Read This First…

From the attorneys at Skadden Arps, a comprehensive overview of corporate governance and disclosure matters that public companies should consider as they prepare their annual and other reports for this year’s proxy season. It’s our latest corporate law need-to-know. Here’s a preview: “Based on the insights gleaned from the 2012 proxy season, we have a… Read more »

Preparing for Shareholder Say-on-Pay Litigation in the 2013 Proxy Season

“Following the enactment of the Dodd-Frank Act, plaintiff’s firms began filing shareholder actions against executive officers, directors, and compensation consultants of companies that failed to obtain the approval of a majority of their shareholders for executive compensation proposals.” (Perkins Coie) Blame it on Dodd-Frank… One of the key provisions of the landmark financial reform legislation… Read more »

[Video] Corporate Law Report – News to Use Now

Welcome to the reindeer edition of JD Supra’s Corporate Law Report, a look at some of the top corporate news items we are monitoring right now. You know the drill: Watch the video overview above and, for any topics that interest you, go deeper with the legal analysis and commentary below>> 1. ON: Mobile App… Read more »

2013 Proxy Season Advisory Firm Voting Guidelines: Latest Need-to-Know from JD Supra

“Companies should analyze the reports issued by ISS, Glass Lewis and other advisory firms in 2012 with respect to the company’s 2011 executive compensation in order to better understand the concerns of those firms and to consider addressing these concerns. Companies should also consider any feedback they received from their shareholders. If a company makes… Read more »

[Video] JD Supra’s Corporate Law Report – News You Can Use Now…

Here’s a look at some of the news items we’ve been following in corporate law on JD Supra. If you joined us last week, you know the routine: Watch the video overview above and, for any topics that interest you, go deeper with the legal analysis and commentary below>> On Company Holiday Parties: ‘Tis the… Read more »