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September 1, 2022

What the Universal Proxy Card Means for Directors

On Sept. 1, 2022, the new “universal proxy” rules of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (S...

By Kai H. E. Liekefett, Derek Zaba, and Leonard Wood

August 31, 2022

How Will SEC’s Newest Pay Disclosure Rule Shape Board Views of Executive and Company Performance?

On Aug. 24, 2022, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) voted 3 to 2 to pass a long-pen...

By Alexandra R. Lajoux

August 23, 2022

SEC Cyber-Risk Governance and Its Boardroom Business Resilience Implications

Earlier this year the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released proposed cybersecurity...

By Chris Hetner

August 18, 2022

Litigation Preparedness for Directors

Outside counsel are often called in to help with a bet-the-company lawsuit, only to find out that...

By Jennifer A. Semko and Maria I. McMahon

August 16, 2022

New Tax and Appropriations Law Delivers Mixed Financial News for Corporate Boards

For corporate directors bracing for long-pending tax changes, the wait is over. After three commi...

By Madeline Kim and Alexandra Lajoux

July 25, 2022

Plastic and Recyclability Litigation: Best Practices to Minimize Risk

The disruptive increase in plastic-related environmental, social, and governance (ESG) litigation...

By Mark Goodman and Christina M. Wong

June 21, 2022

Board Diversity Action Expands to Courtrooms, Regulators, and Investors

Matthew Fust outlines key themes that will characterize the board diversity landscape.

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By Matthew Fust

April 21, 2022

Federal Forum-Selection Provisions: A Key Tool to Defend Against Offering-Related Securities Lawsuits

Jonathan Rotenberg and Paul Young outline the background and effectiveness of federal forum provi...

By Jonathan Rotenberg and Paul Yong

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

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