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One percent responsible

  • Cooley LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 24 2014

Longtop Financial Technologies, a Chinese financial software company, was a notorious financial fraud (see here for a NYT column on the discovery of

Financial services update November 24 2014 judicial developments

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 24 2014

On November 19th, the Second Circuit certified to the Delaware Supreme Court this question: if plaintiff corporation has contracted with defendant

Financial services update November 24 2014 feature: executive compensation

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 24 2014

As proxy season gets underway, executive compensation issues are again being considered. Corporate Counsel noted that with the SEC now requiring

SEC chair tells PCAOB Investor Advisory Group that a release on audit committee reporting is in the works

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 24 2014

On October 20, the PCAOB's Investor Advisory Group met to consider the business model and incentives of audit firms; how to improve audit quality and

SEC brings another internal control case

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 24 2014

On September 25, the SEC brought an administrative enforcement action alleging that a software company misstated its revenue because its internal

ISS 2015 Proxy Voting Guidelines include new "scorecard" evaluation policy for equity plan proposals

  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 21 2014

This month, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS) issued its 2015 Proxy Voting Guidelines for the upcoming proxy season, which include the

2015 compensation committee handbook

  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 20 2014

The duties imposed on compensation committees of publicly traded companies have Evolved and grown over time. This first edition of the Compensation

M&A and Corporate Governance Newsletter-Fall 2014

  • Kaye Scholer LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 18 2014

On November 4, 2014, the district court in Allergan, Inc. v. Valeant Pharmaceuticals Int'l, Inc., Case No. SACV 14-1214 (C.D. Cal.) ruled on

Responding to shareholder - approved precatory proposals

  • Venable LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 18 2014

Shareholders, many of them small holders, continue to submit precatory proposals under SEC Proxy Rule 14a-8 for consideration at public company annual

Inside the courts - November 2014

  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 17 2014

This issue of Inside the Courts, Skadden’s securities litigation newsletter, includes summaries and associated court opinions of selected cases