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Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
The increased reliance of businesses on the Internet has led to faster communication and greater efficiency, but such reliance comes with possible tales of woe when technology fails or is misused.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
As a special feature of our blog—guest postings by experts, clients, and other professionals—please enjoy this blog entry from Donal O'Connell, Managing Director of Chawton Innovation Services Ltd.
Proskauer Rose LLP
A divided New York Court of Appeals recently held that Civil Rights Law § 50-a bars disclosure of police officer personnel records except under very limited circumstances, eliminating access to such records by the press or advocacy groups under the Freedom of Information Law.
Womble Bond Dickinson
As calendar year-end companies ramp up for year-end reporting and proxy season, Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and Glass Lewis & Co. (GL) have released updates to their proxy voting guidelines.
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP
The duties imposed on compensation committees of publicly traded companies have evolved and grown over time.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
A senior executive of a public company has agreed to pay $609,810 in civil penalties for acquiring additional voting securities in the company ...
McDermott Will & Emery
A revised Department of Justice (DOJ) policy serves to clarify the relationship between establishing individual accountability and qualifying for cooperation credit
Jones Day
This new California law is almost certain to face legal challenges, and its future is uncertain.
Troutman Sanders LLP
Issues related to gender have been front and center in 2018 and have permeated American life. On the red carpet, we saw Natalie Portman pointedly noting "And here are the all-male nominees…"
TMF Group
Many companies will create a special-purpose vehicle (SPV) for a financing transaction when they want to isolate assets from their own credit risk.
Orrick
As part of its effort to close gender-based pay gaps, California will now require companies to increase female representation on boards of directors.
Mayer Brown
In September, California mandated women directors on corporate boards. In a new paper titled "Mandating Women on Boards: Evidence from the United States,"
Ropes & Gray LLP
Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS) and Glass, Lewis & Co. (Glass Lewis) have both released updates to their proxy voting guidelines
BakerHostetler
FLSA Conditional Certification Denied Too
Cooley LLP
On the heels of the release of SLB 14J, Corp Fin has posted a couple of new no-action letters that shed some more light on the "ordinary business" exclusion of Rule 14a-8(i)(7).
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Akin Gump litigation partners Jeffery Dailey and Neal Marder have written the article "The rise in event-driven securities litigation — Why it matters to directors and officers," published by Willis
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
This practice note provides an overview of the law and legal standards governing the imposition of criminal liability on officers, directors, and corporations for the acts of employees.
Morgan Lewis
Updates for the 2019 proxy voting guidelines by Institutional Shareholder Services include guidance on board gender diversity and attendance
Mayer Brown
On November 16, 2018, the American Bar Association's Committee on Federal Regulation of Securities hosted a dialogue with William Hinman, Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC")...
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
On October 16, 2018, Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster of the Delaware Court of Chancery issued a post-trial opinion in In re PLX Technology Inc. Stockholder Litigation, a dispute arising from the August 2014 merger...
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Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
The SEC warns public companies that lax cybersecurity practices could violate rules governing internal accounting controls, and offer nine scams as cautionary tales.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
The 2018 California legislative session was another busy year with numerous employment-related bill signed into law.
Ropes & Gray LLP
Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS) and Glass, Lewis & Co. (Glass Lewis) have both released updates to their proxy voting guidelines
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
Keeping with this evening's Halloween spirit, members of Board of Directors and Compensation Committees should be aware of an allegation that is currently floating within the ominous fog.
Troutman Sanders LLP
Issues related to gender have been front and center in 2018 and have permeated American life. On the red carpet, we saw Natalie Portman pointedly noting "And here are the all-male nominees…"
TMF Group
Many companies will create a special-purpose vehicle (SPV) for a financing transaction when they want to isolate assets from their own credit risk.
McDermott Will & Emery
A revised Department of Justice (DOJ) policy serves to clarify the relationship between establishing individual accountability and qualifying for cooperation credit
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On August 17, 2018, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) adopted amendments to simplify and update disclosure requirements that have become duplicative, overlapping or outdated in light ...
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
On October 16, 2018, Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster of the Delaware Court of Chancery issued a post-trial opinion in In re PLX Technology Inc. Stockholder Litigation, a dispute arising from the August 2014 merger...
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
This practice note provides an overview of the law and legal standards governing the imposition of criminal liability on officers, directors, and corporations for the acts of employees.
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