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This comprehensive report covers trends in stockholder voting at annual meetings in the 2018 proxy season among the technology and life sciences companies included in the Fenwick Silicon Valley 150 Index (SV 150) and the public...
Source: Money Control
The role of proxy advisory firms, as also the manner in which they go about their business of making recommendations, has been the subject of considerable debate in the last few weeks.
July 20, 2018 Japan’s 2018 Proxy Season Results AnnouncedSource: Lexology
The number of shareholder proposals made by activist shareholders and the number of public companies facing shareholder proposals in general both break previous records in Japan.
A new study finds that the climate-based shareholder resolutions being so actively pushed by proxy advisory firms and their Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)-based institutional investors have “no statistically...
June 8, 2018 Google’s parent company rejects employee-backed plan to link executive pay to diversity goalsSource: VOX
Shareholders and executives at Google’s parent company, Alphabet, rejected a plan Wednesday to tie CEO and executive pay to diversity and inclusion efforts. They also voted down a proposal requesting the company seat conservative...
Source: ABC News
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has rebuffed a shareholder attempt to overhaul the electric car maker's board and strip him of his role as chairman, despite worries about the company's shaky finances and inability to meet its production...
May 16, 2018 The Top CSR Issues In Shareholder ProposalsSource: Forbes
Many companies today face large challenges when trying to integrate corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices into their business strategy. Although much progress has been made in the past decade, companies are experiencing...
Source: Compliance Week
In many ways, 2018 is shaping up to be the year of the paycheck. Across America there are fierce debates over how much various folks make at their jobs and whether that compensation is fair.
April 23, 2018 New SEC Policy Seen as Threat to Proxy VotesSource: CFO
Under new guidance, SEC staff have rejected only one of 11 company requests to block shareholder votes on environmental proposals.
On March 29, 2018, Institutional Investor Services ("ISS") updated its US Proxy Voting Research Procedures & Policies frequently asked questions ("FAQs")1 . While the 2018 US proxy season is well underway, these updated FAQs...
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