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Reminder on electronic equity award agreements

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 6 2015

This may be too late for most companies - at least for 2015, but I wanted to get out a reminder to double-check your electronic equity award

Follow up on quality Stores severance payFICA case

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 17 2015

This is not major news, but since I previously blogged on the Quality Stores case ("Federal Appellate Court Rules that SUB Payments are not "Wages"

Unfortunate court decision holding employer liable for legal, but not optimal, tax withholding

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2015

Now the federal district court in the Eastern District of Michigan has ruled against the company in a published decision that may set a bad precedent

A quick follow up on executive compensation litigation

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 26 2015

Last Thursday, I blogged on the significance of George Leon Family Trust v. Johnson & Johnson (D.N.J. 2014) (Plaintiffs' Lawyers Continue to Press

Plaintiffs’ lawyers continue to press new theories in executive compensation litigation with some success

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 22 2015

Today, I want to mention an important case from June 2014, George Leon Family Trust v. Johnson & Johnson (D.N.J. 2014), that did not receive

Dudenhoeffer revives stock drop litigation the other shoe(s) drop

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 31 2014

On October 30, 2014, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals (San Francisco) revived the stock drop case against Amgen, Inc., which it previously decided

eLunch: another liability risk for officers and directors

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 5 2014

In June, I blogged on a Supreme Court decision with liability implications for officers and directors at every publicly traded company that offer a

Cheniere Energy officially withdraws request for shareholder approval of additional shares

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 29 2014

I missed it on Friday (July 25), but Cheniere Energy made it official, filing a Notice of Postponed Annual Meeting of Stockholders and 2014 Proxy

A small but important victory for the good guys in an executive compensation disclosure case

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 28 2014

Those of us who have received a letter from a plaintiffs' law firm alleging inadequate disclosures as to executive compensation in the 14A proxy

More bad news in the trend of lawsuits against non-executive directors over their own compensation

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 23 2014

Lawsuits against directors, officers, and the company alleging that the compensation paid or awarded to one or more executives was excessive