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ISS posts FAQs on compensation policies
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2015

ISS has posted new FAQs on U.S. compensation policies. There are 104 FAQs spanning 43 pages. Given their breadth, they are difficult to summarize


FASB revises going concern evaluations and disclosure
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2014

Generally accepted accounting principles, or GAAP, presumes continuation of a reporting entity as a going concern as the basis for preparing


SEC Commissioner says JOBS Act merits increased scrutiny of transfer agents
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 21 2014

Commissioner Luis A. Aguilar recently gave a speech in which he stated the JOBS Act will require increased scrutiny of transfer agents because of the


PCAOB adopts standards for broker-dealer audits
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2013

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, or PCAOB, adopted two attestation standards pertaining to audits of brokers and dealers. The PCAOB


Court dismisses another say-on-pay disclosure case
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • April 8 2013

The District Court for the Northeastern District of Illinois recently granted a Rule 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss an action styled Noble v. AAR Corp


ISS releases 2013 policy updates
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2012

ISS has released its 2013 policy updates


Issuer requirements for crowdfunding under the JOBS Act
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • March 30 2012

The JOBS Act takes the unprecedented step of permitting crowdfunding


Say-on-pay did not change state law fiduciary duties according to federal court
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2012

The case of Dennis v. Hart, before the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California, is another recent decision regarding litigation resulting from a say-on-pay vote that was not supported by shareholders


XBRL compliance is upon us
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • June 27 2011

All public companies must now comply with the SEC’s mandate to use XBRL technology when filing financial statements


Say-on-Pay: making it easier for shareholders and harder for ISS
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2011

The standard advice for the non-binding shareholder referendum on say-on-pay is to put an executive summary on compensation in your proxy statement's CD&A and emphasize the pay for performance link