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Nuisance Plaintiffs Pursue Novel Theories to Exact Section 16 Settlements

USA - February 24 2017 The so-called "short-swing profit rule" under Securities Exchange Act Section 16(b) generally prohibits officers and directors as well as 10 percent...

Joseph M. Yaffe, Erica Schohn, Josh LaGrange, Regina Olshan, Brian V. Breheny.


Trump’s Proposed Changes to Tax, Dodd-Frank, DOL Could Impact Executive Compensation

USA - January 28 2017 President Donald Trump’s campaign proposals included changes to tax rates and a promise to repeal the Dodd-Frank Act. If enacted, these proposals...

Jeffrey A. Lieberman, Regina Olshan, Audrey J. Murga.


Avoiding an ISS Negative Recommendation: Considerations for Companies Seeking Shareholder Approval of Equity Incentive Plan Proposals

USA - January 26 2017 As the 2017 proxy season approaches, companies may be preparing to solicit shareholder approval for a new, or an amendment to an existing, equity...

Jeffrey A. Lieberman, Joseph M. Yaffe, Dmitriy Chelnitsky, Berit R. Freeman, Erica Schohn, Thomas M. Asmar, Regina Olshan, Michael R. Bergmann, Timothy F. Nelson, Kristin M. Davis.


Avoiding an ISS Negative Recommendation: Considerations for Companies Seeking Shareholder Approval of Equity Incentive Plan Proposals

USA - January 26 2017 As the 2017 proxy season approaches, companies may be preparing to solicit shareholder approval for a new, or an amendment to an existing, equity...

Jeffrey A. Lieberman, Joseph M. Yaffe, Dmitriy Chelnitsky, Berit R. Freeman, Erica Schohn, Thomas M. Asmar, Regina Olshan, Michael R. Bergmann, Timothy F. Nelson, Kristin M. Davis.


Matters to Consider for the 2017 Annual Meeting and Reporting Season

USA - December 7 2016 Each company faces important decisions in preparing for its 2017 Annual Meeting and reporting season. Once again, we have prepared a...

Richard J. Grossman, Joseph M. Yaffe, Erica Schohn, Josh LaGrange, Regina Olshan, Michael R. Bergmann, Andrew J. Brady, Marc S. Gerber, Brian V. Breheny.