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Whole Foods can exclude proxy access proposal
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • December 3 2014

The SEC has granted Whole Foods no action relief to exclude a proxy access proposal submitted under Rule 14a-8. The proponent's proposal sought a


Group publishes shareholder engagement protocol
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 3 2014

The Shareholder-Director Exchange, or SDX, is a working group of independent directors and representatives from some of the largest and most


Observations on the SEC’s proposed pay versus performance rule
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2015

The SEC has issued a proposed rule to require companies to disclose the relationship between executive compensation and the financial performance of


Business roundtable gives ISS its views on proxy access
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • 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


GE and others voluntarily adopt proxy access
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2015

GE has voluntarily adopted a proxy access by-law proposal. The by-law permits a shareowner, or a group of up to 20 shareowners, owning 3 or more of


Issuer welcomes shareholder proposal
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • January 31 2015

A coalition of investors submitted a shareholder resolution to Royal Dutch Shell plc. The resolutions titled 'Strategic Resilience for 2035 and


Trinity Wall Street responds in appeal of exclusion of shareholder proposal
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 4 2015

Currently before the Third Circuit is Trinity Wall Street v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. The case involves whether Wal-Mart can exclude a shareholder


HP vehemently disagrees with ISS
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2011

As proxy season progresses, companies are turning up the heat on ISS


Say-on-pay frequency results for issuers with a market cap under $250 million
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • March 6 2011

We have taken another look at the results of the say-on-pay frequency vote for issuers with a market cap of under $250 million and greater than $50 million


SEC adopts proposed rules on incentive-based compensation for large broker-dealers and investment advisors
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • March 4 2011

The SEC has adopted proposed rules on incentive-based compensation applicable to broker-dealers and investment advisors that have more than $1 billion in assets