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Japan’s 2018 Proxy Season Results Announced (Shareholder Activism Update (2))
  • White & Case LLP
  • Japan
  • July 18 2018

The number of shareholder proposals made by activist shareholders and the number of public companies facing shareholder proposals in general both


Corporate Governance Hot Topics Quarterly Update (June 27, 2018)
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • June 27 2018

Lazard's Quarterly Review of Shareholder Activism for Q1 of 2018 found increased activism by shareholders in terms of number of campaigns initiated


Department of Labor Issues New Guidance on ESG Investing
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2018

On April 23, 2018, the Department of Labor ("DOL") released Field Assistance Bulletin 2018-01 (the "FAB"). The FAB has particular significance for


Department of Labor Warns about Socially Responsible Investing and Shareholder Activism
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • April 30 2018

On April 23, 2018, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued Field Assistance Bulletin 2018-01 (FAB 2018-1) warning its national and regional offices that


DOL “clarifies” its guidance on proxy voting and social investing
  • Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2018

On April 23, 2018, the US Department of Labor (DOL) issued Field Assistance Bulletin (FAB) 2018-01 regarding proxy voting, shareholder engagement and


ISS Updates Its US Proxy Voting Research Procedures & Policies FAQs
  • White & Case LLP
  • USA
  • April 5 2018

On March 29, 2018, Institutional Investor Services ("ISS") updated its US Proxy Voting Research Procedures & Policies frequently asked questions


BlackRock issues proxy voting guidelines for 2018 proxy season
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • February 13 2018

Because BlackRock is reportedly the largest asset management firm (with $6.3 trillion under management), its voting guidelines will matter to more


ISS Issued Updates for 2018 Proxy Season
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • January 26 2018

Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) recently released updates to both its proxy voting guidelines for and FAQs on US Equity Compensation. Some


2018 ISS and Glass Lewis Updates to Canadian Proxy Voting Guidelines
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • January 24 2018

Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and Glass, Lewis & Co (Glass Lewis) have both released their updates to their respective Canadian proxy


USCIS Not Considering Changes to H-1B Extension Rules
  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
  • USA
  • January 8 2018

USCIS Not Considering Changes to H-1B Extension Rules In late December 2017, news service McClatchy DC reported that the U.S. Department of Homeland