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Dodd-Frank ReviewSEC Hits the Brakes on the CEO Pay Ratio Rule
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • USA
  • February 7 2017

As we covered in a post last Friday, US President Donald Trump has issued an executive order that will result in a sweeping review of the Dodd-Frank


Independent Directors
  • Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2017

Independent directors can be valuable members of a board that has investor-appointed directors. An independent director can empathize with what a


Sidley Perspectives on M&A and Corporate Governance - February 2017
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • February 7 2017

The potential liability from a material cyber-attack is wide-ranging. Accordingly, companies that experience network intrusions, system disruptions


Doing Business with Israel
  • Nishlis Legal Marketing
  • Australia, European Union, France, Israel, Italy, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 31 2016

Australia is situated in one of the world's fastest-growing and dynamic economic regions, the Asia Pacific. Australia boasts a highly-skilled labor


Dodd-Frank pay-ratio disclosure rules to be reconsidered pencils down for now?
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • February 6 2017

Today, Acting SEC Chair Michael Piwowar issued yet another statement directing the Corp Fin staff to revisit the pay-ratio disclosure rules. Of the


U.S. Law Year in Review 2016 and Year to Come 2017
  • Linklaters LLP
  • USA
  • January 5 2017

In December, the U.S. Supreme Court held in Salman v. United States that a tippee who trades on inside information may be liable even where the


How to lose $4 million when firing an executive what happens when it all goes wrong?
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • October 11 2011

I usually work as a defense attorney


Business Law for Startups: Important considerations for startup businesses
  • Pitblado LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2016

Decided to take the plunge on a new business idea? Or maybe you’ve already got your toes in the water, and you’re thinking about diving off the board


SEC Staff Issues New Guidance on CEO Pay Ratio Disclosure Requirements
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • November 4 2016

On October 18, more than a year after the SEC amended Item 402 of Regulation S-K to require most public companies to disclose annually the ratio of


A Proxy Season Guide to 2017
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • December 23 2016

As another year comes to a close, it is time for public companies to become acquainted with the securities law and business developments of the past