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Paypal, Schlumberger Holdings enforcement actions highlight need for effective implementation of compliance programs

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 22 2015

Recent enforcement actions against PayPal, Inc. ("PayPal") and Schlumberger Oilfield Holdings Ltd. ("Schlumberger Holdings") serve as a reminder to

Euroresourcedeals and debt - March 2015

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • Argentina, Germany, Netherlands, USA
  • -
  • March 31 2015

On 6 March 2015, Germany passed a law that requires some of Europe's biggest companies to give 30 percent of seats on supervisory boards to women

New support for joint representation of company and directors in derivative litigation

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 19 2015

When a shareholder seeks, by derivative litigation, to hold a corporation's officers or directors liable to the company, one of the first questions

SEC proposes disclosure regarding hedging policies

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 13 2015

On February 9, 2015, the SEC issued a proposing release to implement certain provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection

The climate report - Winter 2015 - climate change issues for management

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 12 2015

In the shadow of the Environmental Protection Agency's ("EPA") proposed rule for emission reductions for existing power plants, maintaining the

Expecting the unexpected: how to prepare for, respond to, and survive a search warrant

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 24 2015

It is a company's worst nightmare. Out of the blue, government agents appear at the reception desk armed with a search warrant, demanding access to

Activist overthrows entire Darden board of directors: what it means for senior managements

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 29 2014

Starboard's 100 percent replacement of Darden Restaurants' board is a landmark activist event. Never before has any board been wholly thrown out of

Target's directors re-elected despite ISS recommendation

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 16 2014

Institutional Shareholder Services ("ISS") recommended that Target's shareholders vote against the election of seven of its 10 director nominees for

Director tenure: the new frontier in board independence

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 5 2014

Director independence has been a key corporate governance issue for many years, and independence standards have become significantly more stringent

Shareholder proposals: renewed calls for reform

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 19 2014

The 2014 proxy season is winding down, and the outcome of most of the shareholder proposals submitted for consideration has been determined. To date