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Follow-Up on Litigation Over Non-Employee Director Stock Awards
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2017

There have not been many new developments on this topic for a while, but I wanted to reassure readers that courts are upholding directors’ decisions


On the Hook: Private Equity Funds Potentially Liable for Unpaid Wages in New York
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • March 1 2017

Effective January 19, 2016, New York's amendment to Section 630 of its Business Corporation Law (NYBCL) makes the 10 largest shareholders of any


Shareholder Lawsuit Over “Excessive” Stock Pledging?
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2017

What will they think of next? You hear that a lot from old guys like me when confronted with new gadgets and gizmos. However, in this case, the


Financial Services Update, Vol. 12, Issue 6
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 13 2017

The Executive Orders recently passed by President Trump, directing the Secretary of the Treasury to consult with the heads of member agencies of the


2016 Privacy Year In Review
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • China, European Union, USA
  • January 3 2017

Privacy and data security issues continued to be a major focus for companies in 2016. Winston & Strawn has once again compiled its Privacy Year in


Financial Services Update, Vol. 11, Issue 44
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2016

Technological advances have changed the way that people think about and conduct their banking. However, the banking licenses that companies rely on


Settlement of Lawsuit over Director Compensation Offers Useful Guidance
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • September 14 2016

We have blogged (incessantly, some would say) on the sudden rash of lawsuits alleging improper or excessive compensation to non-employee directors


More Poor Drafting of Employment Agreements Can Lead to Litigation
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • August 15 2016

It seems like only last week I was writing about a company that could have avoid substantial legal costs and headaches through better drafting (oops


Officer’s Fiduciary Duty When Negotiating HisHer Own Compensation Agreements
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • July 20 2016

I have blogged frequently on the fiduciary duty of a board of directors or compensation committee when negotiating and setting executive compensation


Supreme Court Holds That Consumers Must Allege Concrete Injury to Establish Standing to Sue for Statutory Violations
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2016

On Monday, in a much anticipated decision, the U.S. Supreme Court vacated a Ninth Circuit ruling upholding a plaintiff's standing to sue for the