Cybersecurity disclosure rules inadequate?

By |2019-03-05T09:39:47+02:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , , |

Corporate Board Member, February 8, 2019 SEC Commissioner Rob Jackson Jr. believes the SEC should do more surrounding cybersecurity disclosure. Proposals worth looking into: Public companies should have cyber expertise [...]

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New UK governance code: meaningful, transparent reporting

By |2019-03-05T09:40:13+02:00August 8th, 2018|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , |

Glass Lewis, 07/16/2018 The new UK governance code, released July 16, is moving away from the tick-box approach to disclosure, setting new standards for regulators, such as the SEC, in [...]

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Investor push for human capital reporting

By |2019-03-05T09:40:13+02:00August 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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Drafting 10-K Disclosures for the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

By |2019-03-05T09:40:33+02:00February 14th, 2018|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , |

Dodd-Frank.com, 01/25/2018 Public companies with fiscal quarters ended December 31, 2017, but not fiscal year ends, are beginning to make disclosures showing the effects of the Tax Cuts and Jobs [...]

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SEC Draws Scrutiny for Slow Response to Hack

By |2019-03-05T09:40:49+02:00October 5th, 2017|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , |

The Wall Street Journal (subscription required), 09/21/2017 The spotlight is on the SEC and how how they addressed the cybersecurity hack that took place in 2016. Companies should be taking [...]

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The Proxy Access Battlefront for Next Season? SEC Staff Rejects Attempt to Exclude Proxy Access Shareholder Proposal

By |2019-03-05T09:40:49+02:00August 24th, 2017|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , |

Davis Polk's Briefing: Governance, 07/26/17 "Companies that had adopted the standard proxy access formulation of permitting a shareholder or a group of no more than 20 shareholders owning 3% or [...]

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Spring has sprung! The proxy season is in full swing…

By |2019-03-05T09:41:12+02:00March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , |

Here's what you need to know Boards remain in the spotlight Over the past six months we have heard a lot about board composition. Stakeholders are pushing for answers, asking [...]

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It’s Proxy Drafting Season: Here are some tips

By |2019-03-05T09:41:13+02:00February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , |

No matter where you are right now in your current proxy drafting process, take the time to review these important tips from last week’s Society for Corporate Governance Conference. There [...]

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SEC Guidance on CEO Pay Ratio Disclosure

By |2019-03-05T09:41:29+02:00November 10th, 2016|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , , |

Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation, November 7, 2016 SEC Guidance on CEO Pay Ratio Disclosure On October 18, the Division of Corporation Finance (the “Staff”) [...]

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