Equilar and Nasdaq’s Board Leadership Forum

By |2019-08-29T16:04:48+02:00August 29th, 2019|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , , , |

C-Suite: An Equilar Publication, Issue 30 Summer 2019 "A key foundation for meaningful engagement is the proxy statement. It should be treated as a communications tool between issuers and shareholders." [...]

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~33% of S&P 500 and Russell 3000 companies added one new director or replaced one board seat in the previous 12 months

By |2019-05-23T17:00:52+02:00May 23rd, 2019|Categories: Key Figures|Tags: |

Source: The Conference Board, Corporate Board Practices in the Russell 3000 and S&P 500 2019 EDITION

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What is the Nominating and Governance Committee looking for?

By |2019-03-05T09:39:48+01:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , , |

SpencerStuart, 2018 According to SpencerStuart's survey of 177 nominating/governance committee members, the top trends and priorities are: Recruiting profiles: 62% women, 49% active CEO/COO, 48% technology experience 66% considered or [...]

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Labrador and EY publish new Corporate Governance report

By |2019-03-05T09:39:48+01:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , |

Broad progress by European companies on governance, transparency and other stakeholder priorities is reported in the 2018 Corporate Governance Overview, being published this month by Labrador and EY. The report [...]

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Client Interview: Answering the “why?”

By |2019-03-05T09:40:13+01:00September 6th, 2018|Categories: Lab Insight|Tags: , , , |

An increasing number of companies now see their proxy statements as another important tool for communicating with shareholders and are taking steps to revitalize them. We talked with Adam Kramer, [...]

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Investor push for human capital reporting

By |2019-03-05T09:40:13+01:00August 8th, 2018|Categories: News Watch, Unclassified|Tags: , , |

Corporate Board Member, 07/13/2018 In a recent article by Dan Bigman, Editor and Chief Content Officer of Chief Executive Group, he outlines Ning Chiu's, Counsel, Davis, Polk & Wardell, "top [...]

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Will the call for mandatory audit firm rotation be renewed?

By |2019-03-05T09:40:13+01:00June 7th, 2018|Categories: News Watch|Tags: |

Cooley PubCo, 5/22/2018 Starting in 2018, new rules required disclosure of auditor tenure in audit reports. (See this PubCo post.) And, for some companies, those tenures can stretch over a century. [...]

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