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January 13, 2022

With SEC Green Light, Bold Social Resolutions Will Dominate the 2022 Proxy Season

The coming annual meeting season may stand out for the high volume and progressive tone of resolu...

By Alexandra R. Lajoux

January 12, 2022

Does Your Company Really Have a ‘Speak-Up’ Culture?

Eighty-two percent of directors said in an NACD survey that their companies have “a strong ...

By Jude A. Curtis

December 7, 2021

Can Directors Be Held Liable for a Failure to Oversee Climate Risks?

As some courts seem increasingly willing to let Caremark cases progress, the possibility of a cli...

By Melissa Paschall

November 19, 2021

Directors Challenged to Respond to New DOJ Corporate Fraud Initiative

The US Department of Justice’s new policy on corporate fraud enforcement and individual acc...

By Michael W. Peregrine

November 10, 2021

New SEC Release Revives Complex Issue of Clawbacks

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has reopened comments on its originally proposed rule o...

By Alexandra R. Lajoux

October 5, 2021

SEC Commissioner Elad Roisman to Directors: ‘My Door Is Open’

In a fast-paced conversation with NACD president and CEO Peter R. Gleason that closed out the fir...

By Dylan Sandlin

August 26, 2021

Are Universal Proxies in the Cards for 2022?

One significant SEC development important to directors this year is the revival of a previously p...

By Alexandra R. Lajoux

August 24, 2021

Climate Governance Must Include Lobbying Oversight

This proxy season, five winning shareholder proposals asked companies to report on how their lobb...

By Margaret Fleming and Melissa Paschall

August 9, 2021

SEC Approves New Nasdaq Rule on Board Diversity Disclosures

The SEC on Friday approved Nasdaq’s listing rule, proposed in December 2020, that requires ...

By Alexandra R. Lajoux

July 27, 2021

What Directors Should Know About Wage-Fixing and No-Poach Agreements

Directors should expect to see further regulation as a result of a recent executive order promoti...

By Ashley Eickhof and Jeffrey Martino