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Internal Pay Equity Disclosures: Ratio of CEO Pay to Other NEOs
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • April 16 2016

Many are aware of the Dodd-Frank requirement to disclose the ratio of the median employee's annual total compensation to the total annual


Pay Ratio Disclosures Begin to Appear in Proxy Statements
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2016

Some companies have begun to disclose pay ratios in their proxy statements in advance of the SEC requirement. We have included a sample below. Of


SEC Issues Guidance on Description of Shareholder Proposals on Proxy Cards
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2016

Rule 14a-4(a)(3) requires that the form of proxy “identify clearly and impartially each separate matter intended to be acted upon.” The SEC has


Seller’s Disclaimer of Extracontractual Representations Is Not Enough To Preclude a Fraud Claim
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2016

In FdG Logistics LLC v. A&R Logistics Holdings, Inc. Chancellor Bouchard of the Delaware Court of Chancery found that a seller’s disclaimer of


SEC Approves Nasdaq Rule Change to Permit Issuers to Regain Compliance Before Delisting for Failure to Hold Annual Meeting
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 14 2016

The SEC has approved a Nasdaq rule change to permit Nasdaq to exercise discretion to grant an extension to regain compliance before delisting a


Yahoo! Compensation Litigation - History May Not Repeat Itself but it Often Rhymes
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 3 2016

The Delaware Court of Chancery has issued an opinion on a Section 220 demand made against Yahoo! No complaint has yet been filed, and although Vice


Settlement with an Activist Investor is not a Defensive Measure
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2016

A recent case decided by the Delaware Court of Chancery, In Re Ebix, Inc., held settlement with an activist investor, Barrington Capital Group, L.P


Court Rejects Private Equity Group’s Claims on Put Price in LLC Agreement
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • December 30 2015

The Delaware Court of Chancery recently explained the calculation of a put price for units in PECO Logistics, LLC v. Walnut Investment Partners, L.P


Proxy advisory firms release 2016 policy updates
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2015

Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and Glass Lewis & Co. (Glass Lewis) recently released policy updates for the upcoming 2016 proxy season


SEC Wants to Know Where You Are at on Revenue Recognition
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2015

Members of the SEC and staff gave various presentations at the 2015 AICPA Conference on Current SEC and PCAOB Developments. Much of it contains