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Delaware provides guidance on single-bidder process
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • February 5 2014

In Koehler v. NetSpend Holdings Inc., decided last year, the Delaware Chancery Court discussed the duties of directors in a change-of-control


Five developments to follow in 2014 - shareholder proposals and director election
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • January 30 2014

Shareholder proposals are a staple of annual shareholders meetings. In the U.S. and Canada, proposals are mainly made by labour-affiliated investors


Five developments to follow in 2014 - shareholder activism and engagement: what direction?
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • January 29 2014

According to a number of commentators, shareholder activism has become the new normal, with activist investors focusing on a broad range of issues


Five developments to follow in 2014 - securities class actions and fraud-on-the-market theory
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • USA, Canada
  • January 28 2014

Later this year, the the U.S. Supreme Court will begin hearing arguments inHalliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., a case that has enormous


Five developments to follow in 2014 - pay-ratio disclosure
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • USA, Canada
  • January 24 2014

In accordance with the U.S. Dodd-Frank Act, the Securities and Exchange Commission introduced proposed rules in September 2013 to provide for new


Five developments to follow in 2014 - director tenure
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • USA, Canada
  • January 21 2014

As we've previously discussed, ISS released its 2014 Corporate Governance Policy Updates in November of last year. ISS also announced that it was


Canadian mining companies take note: Delaware case provides guidance to directors of corporations with overseas assets
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • USA, Canada
  • November 5 2013

The recent In re Puda Coal, Inc. Stockholders Litigation decision serves as a cautionary note to directors of corporations with significant