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Recent regulatory and FASB actions impacting auditors

  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 27 2015

In one of several recent actions impacting auditors, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board

US corporate governance: boards of directors remain under the microscope

  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 26 2015

For a number of years, the message for directors of U.S. public companies has been that their decisions face greater and greater scrutiny. While some

Considering crowdfunding? It's never too early to start getting prepared

  • Verrill Dana LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 26 2015

Starting January 1, 2015, businesses in Maine have a new crowdfunding alternative for raising capital. Maine Office of Securities ("MOOS") Rule 523 -

Fee-shifting, financial advisor liability among likely Delaware law issues for 2015

  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 26 2015

The Delaware courts weighed in on familiar issues of importance last year, including multiforum deal litigation and the emphasis on an independent

What’s new for 2015: cybersecurity, financial reporting and disclosure challenges

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 23 2015

As calendar-year reporting companies close the books on fiscal 2014, begin to tackle their annual reports on Form 10-K and think ahead to reporting

Business roundtable gives ISS its views on proxy access

  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 23 2015

The SEC Division of Corporation Finance recently informed public companies that it will express no views on the application of Rule 14a-8(i)(9

A tale of two jurisdictions: evidentiary threshold at certification

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • January 22 2015

It has been the best of times for Canadian class action plaintiffs: an unprecedented level of attention from Canada’s top court has affirmed Canada’s

Kerfuffle over “conflicting proposal” exclusion: what does it mean for pending shareholder proposals?

  • Cooley LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 20 2015

As we described in our last post on the saga of James McRitchie's proxy access proposal submitted to Whole Foods, the SEC staff had granted the

Got no-action relief? Recent developments impact exclusion of shareholder proposals

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 20 2015

In recent years, corporate governance and environmental and social-related shareholder proposals have proliferated and shareholders and governance

Chair White directs staff to review Rule 14a-8 conflicting proposal exclusion

  • Bryan Cave LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 20 2015

On January 16, 2015, Chair Mary Jo White publicly announced that she has directed the Commission staff to review and report to the Commission “on the