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Proxy season and Form 10-K filings: a look back at 2015 and what to expect in 2016
  • Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
  • USA
  • December 21 2015

This overview summarizes new disclosure requirements and other developments that will generally be applicable to SEC reporting companies


The SEC’s New “Pay Ratio Disclosure” Rule and What It Means for Your Company
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • February 24 2016

In August of 2015, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued the Pay Ratio Disclosure Final Ruleunder the Dodd-Frank Wall Street


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


Amendment to NYSE rule 452 to eliminate broker discretionary voting on executive compensation matters:
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • September 24 2010

In accordance with the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the "Dodd-Frank Act"), on August 26, 2010 New York Stock Exchange LLC ("NYSE") filed a proposed rule change with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") to prohibit NYSE member organizations from voting uninstructed shares if the matter voted on relates to executive compensation


Preparing for the 2016 US proxy and annual reporting season
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • September 21 2015

It is time for public companies to think about the upcoming 2016 proxy and annual reporting season. Preparation of proxy statements and annual


A roadmap for revising an equity compensation plan
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2011

Now that proxy season is over, it is advisable to consider whether your current equity compensation plan will need to be amended or replaced and submitted for shareholder approval at next year's annual meeting


Non-public subsidiaries of publicly traded companies are now covered by Sarbanes-Oxley Act
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • July 22 2010

President Obama signed into law the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act) on July 21, 2010


2016 Proxy Season Checklist - What You Need to Know
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 29 2016

As we roll into a New Year and a new public company reporting season, public companies should be aware of a number of rule changes and rulemakings


SEC proposes incentive compensation clawback rules
  • Tucker Ellis
  • USA
  • October 19 2015

In July 2015, the SEC proposed new Exchange Act Rule 10D-1 to require national securities exchanges (NYSE, Nasdaq) to adopt listing rules that


Get Ready to Be Clawed, With the SEC's Blessing, and It May Cost You Dearly
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • December 16 2015

Imagine you are a former executive of a public company, where your role was unrelated to the preparation of its financial statements, and you are