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A Look at Governance and Liquidity Arrangements in 2021 Sponsor- Backed Initial Public Offerings

USA - April 18 2022 In this survey, we focus on the areas that we believe are of interest to Sponsors contemplating an IPO of a privately-held portfolio company. Given…

Barbra Broudy, Ashley Butler, Brittany Butwin, Ali Habhab, Nicolas Lee, Alexander D. Lynch, Ryan C. Taylor, Douglas P. Warner

Heads Up for the 2022 Proxy Season: New and Revised ISS and Glass Lewis Policies Focus on Board Accountability for Board Composition and Climate Oversight

USA - December 22 2021 Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and Glass Lewis have released updates to their proxy voting policies for the 2022 proxy season, which are…

Kaitlin Descovich, Michael Foland

Looking Ahead to the 2022 Proxy Season: ISS’ Annual and New Climate Surveys Results Preview Possible Policy Changes

USA - October 18 2021 Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) has released results of its Annual Benchmark Policy Survey and ISS’ first-ever Climate Survey previewing…

Shira Barron, Kaitlin Descovich

Looking Ahead to the 2022 Proxy Season: ISS Annual Policy Survey and New Climate Survey Topics Reflect Focus on ESG and Climate Risk Oversight and SPAC Transactions

USA - August 11 2021 Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) has launched its Annual Benchmark Policy Survey (available here) along with a separate Climate Policy Survey…

Kaitlin Descovich, Michael Foland

Heads-Up for the 2021 Proxy Season: Focus on Diversity Disclosure

USA - March 22 2021 In 2021, public companies will need to focus more than ever on addressing diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) organization-wide. Companies are…

Kaitlin Descovich, Adé Heyliger, Elisabeth T. McMorris