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United States
10 Sep 2019
Share Buybacks Under Fire
Stock buybacks reached record levels in recent years, fueled in part by the 2017 tax cuts, by shareholder activism and record low borrowing costs.
United States
15 Apr 2019
Jones Day Talks: Managing Multijurisdictional M&A
In the first in a Jones Day Talks series on foreign direct investment, Randi Lesnick and Chase Kaniecki discuss the current global M&A landscape, the challenges of multijurisdictional deal making, the impact of geopolitical issues, ...
United States
1 Mar 2019
Delaware Supreme Court Affirms Landmark MAE Ruling
The Delaware Supreme Court upholds a lower court's decision to allow Fresenius to sever its merger agreement with Akorn.
United States
20 Dec 2018
Board Diversity: Are Your Directors Ready For 2019?
This new California law is almost certain to face legal challenges, and its future is uncertain.
United States
11 Dec 2018
The "Commonsense Principles 2.0": Still Making Sense
The Commonsense Principles 2.0 espouse fundamental governance practices predicated on a long-term perspective.
United States
13 Nov 2018
Delaware Chancery Court Finally Finds An MAE
The Situation: In a significant decision, a Delaware court found that a target company has suffered a material adverse effect ("MAE"), allowing a would-be buyer to abandon an announced merger.
United States
10 Oct 2018
What Should Boards Really Be Doing About ESG?
In recent years, issues relating to environmental, social, and governance ("ESG") topics have become higher corporate priorities, tracking with the developing expectations of investors and the public.
United States
4 Oct 2018
ISS Issues 2017 Summary Proxy Voting Guidelines
This Commentary provides an overview and summary of the changes made from the proxy advisory firm's 2016 Guidelines.
United States
24 Jan 2017
Proposed Cybersecurity Disclosure Act Shows Deep Misunderstanding Of The Role Of The Board Of Directors
If a company lacks a cybersecurity expert, the proposed bill would compel the company to explain in its disclosures why an expert is not necessary and the additional measures the company is taking to improve cybersecurity.
United States
29 Dec 2015
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