ABI Blog Exchange

In what may be a first, Western Union is seeking to exclude a proxy access shareholder proposal from Norges Bank by arguing in a no-action letter request that the company is submitting its own conflicting management proposal.  The Norges Bank shareho
8 years 4 months ago
“A policy is a temporary creed liable to be changed, but while it holds good it has got to be pursued with apostolic zeal.” – M

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8 years 4 months ago
ISS has announced a replacement to its GRID (governance risk indicators) product named QuickScore. 3,000 U.S. companies by market cap, with the largest 500 compared separately from the remaining U.S.
8 years 4 months ago
Perhaps the surprise of the proxy season so far is the relative quiet with respect to proxy access shareholder proposals, as there have been few reports of companies receiving them.
8 years 4 months ago
On December 4, 2012, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit added to the growing body of case law delineating the extent of bankruptcy courts’ jurisdiction in the wake the Supreme Court’s decision in Stern v. Marshall.

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8 years 4 months ago
ISS has updated its pay-for-performance white paper, which is used to explain how it develops recommendations for say-on-pay votes, to include additional information on its recently announced changes involving peer groups and realizable pay.
8 years 4 months ago
Your IRA Might Not Be Exempt Beginning with In re Daley, 459 BR 270 (Bkcy.
8 years 4 months ago
Your IRA Might Not Be Exempt Beginning with In re Daley, 459 BR 270 (Bkcy.
8 years 4 months ago
The SEC has approved new listing standards governing compensation committees as proposed by NYSE and Nasdaq in accordance with the Dodd-Frank Act.
8 years 4 months ago
The Chamber of Commerce has come out swinging in its 30-page comment letter on the SEC rulemaking petition urging public disclosure of corporate political spending, which we previously discussed here. Its main arguments include:
8 years 5 months ago
HP’s preliminary proxy statement filed recently included a company proposal to allow any shareholder, or no more than 20 in number, who hold 3% or more of HP shares continuously for 3 years to nominate candidates to the company’s board.
8 years 5 months ago
If there was a real "fiscal" Cliff, at least three-quarters (¾) of Congress would have been thrown over into the a
8 years 5 months ago