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ISS launches 2016 benchmark policy consultation
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • October 26 2015

ISS has made available for public comment certain proposed voting policies for 2016. In the United States ISS has proposed policies relating to


SEC provides guidance on conflicting shareholder proposals and Trinity vs Wal-Mart
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • October 23 2015

The SEC has completed its previously announced review of when a shareholder proposal may be excluded under Rule 14a-8(i)(9) because it directly


SEC brings another enforcement action for failure to disclose perks
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • September 8 2015

MusclePharm Corporation, or MSLP, and certain related parties recently settled an SEC Enforcement action which included charges related to


Proxy access week of May 24
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2015

During the week of May 24, 2015, 8-Ks were filed that disclosed three shareholder sponsored proxy access proposals passed and five failed. All


ISS reports on compensation trends
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2015

ISS has issued a report on compensation trends incorporating data so far from this year's proxy filings


"Pay versus performance" rule proposed by Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2015

On April 29, 2015, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued another proposed rule under the Dodd-Frank Act, this time with respect to


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


SEC Chair White warns on fee shifting bylaws
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • March 19 2015

In remarks at a conference attended by M&A professionals, SEC Chair White gave her views on fee shifting bylaws. Currently the SEC staff is focused


ISS speaks: proxy access, fee shifting by-laws and more
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 19 2015

ISS has published its policy on proxy access matters. ISS will generally recommend in favor of management and shareholder proposals for proxy access


ISS publishes industry group US TSR medians
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 12 2015

ISS has published Industry Group US TSR Medians for Performance-Related Policies. The publication was solely for informational purposes. Company