July 24, 2020 SEC Finalizes Rules for Proxy Advisors
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July 23, 2020 FRC Publishes Thematic Review of Company Disclosures During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic
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July 15, 2020 ESG Disclosure Frameworks – Recent Updates
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June 25, 2020 Expansive New California Privacy Measure Cleared for November Ballot
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June 22, 2020 Taking Care of Employees During COVID-19: Consider This Handy Employee Benefit Tool
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June 10, 2020 DOL Letter Paves Way for Including Private Equity in 401(k) Plans
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June 9, 2020 Top 10 Key Trends at 2020 Proxy Mid-Season
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June 8, 2020 Inadequate Perk Disclosure Remains in SEC’s Sights
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May 6, 2020 COVID-19: Reductions in Executive Pay
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April 30, 2020 Codes of Ethics and Securities Litigation
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April 21, 2020 Establishment in France of a “Legally Protected” Period Extending Many Legal Deadlines and Neutralizing Certain Contractual Prerogatives
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March 31, 2020 COVID-19 and Public Companies: This is a developing (and updated) story
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March 30, 2020 Thinking Ahead to First Quarter Reporting—Some Tips and Recommendations
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March 27, 2020 Securities Offerings During Closed Windows and Blackout Periods
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March 25, 2020 Delaware Supreme Court Finds Exclusive Federal Forum Provisions for Securities Act Litigation Are Valid
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March 23, 2020 AGM Considerations for UK Foreign Private Issuers Arising from Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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March 23, 2020 Purchasing Portfolio Company Debt – Threshold Issues for Private Equity Sponsors
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March 23, 2020 UK Corporate Finance Update Coronavirus (COVID-19)-Related Measures and Guidance
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March 20, 2020 Rush Summary - Key Elements of Senate Republican Phase 3 Stimulus Proposal
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March 20, 2020 Should Companies Play Strong Defense in These Hostile Times?
Client Alert
March 18, 2020 Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Key Takeaways Regarding Paid Leave Benefits
Client Alert
March 16, 2020 Thinking About Liquidity and Funding Alternatives?
Client Alert
March 2, 2020 What If You Need to Change Your Annual Meeting Location or Date Due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus?
Client Memorandum
February 27, 2020 How Should Boards Be Thinking About the Novel Coronavirus?
Client Alert
January 21, 2020 UK Corporate Finance Update - Winter 2019/20
Client Memorandum
January 16, 2020 DOJ and FTC Release Draft Vertical Merger Guidelines: a Modest and Overdue Makeover
Client Memorandum
December 23, 2019 IRS Issues Proposed Regulations under Section 162(m)
Client Memorandum
December 10, 2019 Human Capital and Climate Risk Disclosure – Analysis of 2019 Mandatory and Voluntary Reporting
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November 26, 2019 UK Merger Control - CMA Interventionism on the Rise
Client Memorandum
November 26, 2019 Preparing Your 2019 Form 20-F
Client Memorandum
November 14, 2019 Recent Delaware Cases Reinforce Director Accountability for Risk Oversight
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November 12, 2019 SEC Proposed Rules to Regulate Proxy Advisory Firms and Shareholder Proposals
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October 22, 2019 SEC Division of Corporation Finance Addresses Ordinary Business Basis for Shareholder Proposal Exclusion
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October 21, 2019 Expertise Indépendante – Pression accrue sur les conseils d’administration

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September 18, 2019 SEC Issues Guidance Regarding Proxy Voting Responsibilities of Investment Advisers
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September 13, 2019 SEC’s Shareholder Proposal Change May Muddle 2020 Proxies
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August 23, 2019 SEC Proposes Updated Disclosure Rules for Business Description, Legal Proceedings and Risk Factors
Client Memorandum
August 21, 2019 The Business Roundtable Statement on Corporate Purpose
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July 25, 2019 Corporate Governance 2019

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June 26, 2019 SCOTUS Expands Scope of FOIA Trade Secrets and Commercial Information Exemption
Client Memorandum
May 17, 2019 SEC Proposes Relaxed Audit Rule for Smaller Companies
Client Memorandum
April 5, 2019 SEC Guidance on New Rules for Confidential Treatment of Material Agreements
Client Memorandum
March 28, 2019 SEC Adopts Rules to Modernize and Simplify Disclosure For Public Companies
Client Memorandum
January 2, 2019 Update on the SEC Shutdown
Client Memorandum
December 21, 2018 SEC Shutdown: Pointers for Capital Markets Transactions
Client Memorandum
December 21, 2018 SEC Adopts Hedging Disclosure Rule
Client Memorandum
December 20, 2018 SEC Chair Highlights Disclosure Topics for Upcoming Filings
Client Memorandum
December 17, 2018 Preparing Your 2018 Form 20-F
Client Memorandum
November 29, 2018 A Say-on-Pay Update — Plus Strategies for Responding to a Negative Recommendation by a Proxy Advisory Firm
Client Memorandum
November 21, 2018 Issue 13: Lex et Brexit — The Law and Brexit
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November 6, 2018 Federal Reserve Finalizes New Supervisory Ratings System for Large Financial Institutions
Client Memorandum
October 26, 2018 The New Populist Movement in Antitrust: Could it Change the Status Quo and Does it Threaten American Businesses?
Client Memorandum
October 18, 2018 Adding Insult to Injury: SEC Warns That Cyber Incidents May Lead to Enforcement Action
Client Memorandum
October 1, 2018 California Enacts Law Requiring Public Company Boards to Include Women
Client Memorandum
July 18, 2018 Boards and #MeToo
Client Memorandum
July 17, 2018 Recent Developments Relating to Corporate Governance
Client Memorandum
July 11, 2018 Governance Practices for IPO Companies: A Davis Polk Survey
Client Memorandum
July 5, 2018 SEC Issues Sanctions for Inadequate Perk Disclosure
Client Memorandum
April 26, 2018 With $35 Million Fine, SEC Shows Late Cyberbreach Disclosure Can Result in Enforcement
Client Memorandum
March 7, 2018 First Wave of Pay Ratio Disclosures Filed
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February 23, 2018 SEC Issues Updated Cybersecurity Guidance
Client Memorandum
February 21, 2018 Getting the Deal Through: Shareholder Activism & Engagement Trends and Developments in France 2018

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February 21, 2018 Getting the Deal Through: Shareholder Activism & Engagement Trends and Developments in the UK 2018

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February 20, 2018 Getting the Deal Through: Shareholder Activism & Engagement 2018

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February 1, 2018 A Dangerous Mix: Multiple Board Service and Insolvency

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January 31, 2018 Administering Compensation Programs in the Wake of TCJA – New Section 162(m)
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December 21, 2017 Securities Fraud Class Action Suits Following Cyber Breaches: The Trickle Before the Wave
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December 21, 2017 The New Tax Regime - Disclosure Considerations for Public Companies
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December 14, 2017 Preparing Your 2017 Form 20-F
Client Memorandum
December 8, 2017 NYSE Requires Listed Companies to Delay Issuing Material News Immediately After Market Close
Client Memorandum
November 8, 2017 Tax Reform Proposal - Uncertainty for Year-End Compensation Planning: What You Can Do to Prepare
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October 24, 2017 ESG in Private Equity: What Every GP Needs to Know About Public Pension Fund Requirements
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October 16, 2017 SEC Releases Proposal Aimed at Simplifying Public Company Disclosure
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September 25, 2017 Getting the Deal Through: Editor Q&A - Shareholder Activism & Engagement 2017

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September 25, 2017 Pay Ratio Disclosure Rule: The SEC’s Latest Guidance Should Ease Compliance Costs for Companies
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September 12, 2017 UK Takeover Code Update - September 2017
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September 7, 2017 Reminder: Reporting Your “Say-on-Frequency” Decision
Client Memorandum
August 14, 2017 The Federal Reserve Breathes Fresh Air into Its Corporate Governance Guidance
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August 4, 2017 The Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act Becomes Law
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August 3, 2017 NYSE Announces Ex-Date Changes for T+2 Settlement; Proposes Expanded Hours for Dividend Notice Policy
Client Memorandum
August 1, 2017 Snap Decision: Leading Index Providers Nix Multi-Class Shares
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July 31, 2017 Corporate Governance Trends and Developments: 2017
June 27, 2017 Regulatory Reform for Mid-Sized and Regional Banks: Where Are We at Mid-Year?
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June 22, 2017 NASDAQ Announces Ex-Dividend Date Changes For T+2 Settlement
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June 7, 2017 PCAOB Adopts New Standard Expanding Auditors’ Reports
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May 8, 2017 Financial CHOICE Act 2.0 Passes House Financial Services Committee
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April 12, 2017 SEC Staff Announces Further Relief from Conflict Minerals Reporting Requirements
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April 3, 2017 JOBS Act EGC Revenue Cap Raised to $1.07 Billion to Adjust for Inflation
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March 21, 2017 Getting the Deal Through: Shareholder Activism & Engagement Trends and Developments in France 2017

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March 21, 2017 Getting the Deal Through: Shareholder Activism & Engagement Trends and Developments in the UK 2017

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March 7, 2017 Getting the Deal Through: Shareholder Activism & Engagement 2017

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February 14, 2017 Resource Extraction Disclosure Repealed
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January 5, 2017 VW Ruling – Morrison Not A Bar To Securities Claims Involving ADRs
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January 4, 2017 Davis Polk Submits Comment Letter to SEC on Proposal for Universal Proxy Cards
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December 22, 2016 SEC Announces Two Enforcement Actions Regarding Restrictive Language in Severance Agreements
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December 12, 2016 Predictions on Possible Changes to and Timing of the Dodd-Frank Executive Compensation Provisions
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December 8, 2016 Preparing Your 2016 Form 20-F
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November 29, 2016 The Trump Transition - Potential Environmental Regulatory and Legal Outcomes and Business Implications
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November 21, 2016 SEC Issues Guidance on 5-Day Debt Tender Offers and Financial Advisor Disclosure in Equity Tender Offers
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November 17, 2016 The Trump Transition and Possible Directions for Financial Regulatory Reform
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November 10, 2016 ISS Updates Pay-for-Performance Evaluation Methodology for 2017
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October 31, 2016 Banking Regulators Float Broad Cyber Risk Approach
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October 28, 2016 SEC Proposes Universal Proxy Cards
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October 14, 2016 Jensen Embodied in Proposed Dodd-Frank Rule

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September 30, 2016 Issue 7: Lex et Brexit — The Law and Brexit
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September 30, 2016 SEC Proposes T+2 Settlement Cycle
Client Memorandum
September 16, 2016 Issue 6: Lex et Brexit — The Law and Brexit
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September 1, 2016 Issue 5: Lex et Brexit — The Law and Brexit
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August 19, 2016 Issue 4: Lex et Brexit — The Law and Brexit
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August 5, 2016 Issue 3: Lex et Brexit — The Law and Brexit
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August 4, 2016 Corporate Governance Trends and Developments: 2016
August 2, 2016 New Proxy Advisor Policy Affects IPO Company Director Elections
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July 22, 2016 Issue 2: Lex et Brexit — The Law and Brexit
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July 22, 2016 NYDFS Issues Final Rule on Transaction Monitoring and Filtering Programs
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July 19, 2016 SEC Proposes Additional Disclosure Reforms
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July 9, 2016 Issue 1: Lex et Brexit — The Law and Brexit
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July 5, 2016 HSR Violation Penalties More Than Doubled by FTC
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June 29, 2016 SEC Finalizes Disclosure Rules for Payments by Resource Extraction Issuers
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June 24, 2016 Legal Implications of Brexit
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June 2, 2016 Governance Practices for IPO Companies: A Davis Polk Survey
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May 19, 2016 SEC Releases Guidance on Non-GAAP Financial Measures
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May 10, 2016 New Guidance on Best Practice for Disapplying Pre-Emption Rights for UK Premium Listed Companies
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May 2, 2016 Incentive Compensation for Financial Institutions: Reproposal
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April 22, 2016 Regulation S-K Concept Release Charts Ambitious Course for Corporate Disclosure Reform
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April 11, 2016 Treasury Issues New Anti-Inversion Guidance
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April 11, 2016 Treasury Proposes Overhaul of Intercompany Debt Rules
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April 5, 2016 Does the ValueAct Lawsuit Have Implications for Institutional Shareholders and the Larger Shareholder Activism and Engagement Landscape?
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March 17, 2016 Getting the Deal Through: Shareholder Activism & Engagement 2016
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March 3, 2016 Getting the Deal Through: Shareholder Activism & Engagement 2016
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February 23, 2016 SEC Decides Not to Pursue Clawback Actions Against Executives Who Reimbursed Company for Previously Paid Compensation
Client Memorandum
February 17, 2016 Down-Round Financings of Private Companies: Considerations for Outstanding Equity Compensation Awards
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January 6, 2016 Hong Kong Corporate Finance Update
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December 21, 2015 SEC Re-Proposes Rules Implementing Dodd-Frank Disclosure Requirements for Resource Extraction Issuers
Client Memorandum
December 17, 2015 Preparing Your 2015 Form 20-F
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December 3, 2015 Thinking About Indemnity Protections after the "Yates Memo"
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November 23, 2015 ISS and Glass Lewis Adopt Policy Changes for the 2016 Proxy Season
Client Memorandum
October 29, 2015 UK Takeover Code - Dividends, Acting in Concert and Restrictions and Suspensions of Voting Rights
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October 13, 2015 UK Takeover Code – Offer-Related Arrangements and Equality of Information to Competing Offerors
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September 25, 2015 NYSE Expands Pre-Market Material News Policy and Trading Halt Authority Effective September 28
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August 10, 2015 SEC Adopts Final Pay Ratio Disclosure Rule
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July 27, 2015 Getting the Deal Through
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July 10, 2015 SEC Ponders Expanding Audit Committee Disclosure
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July 8, 2015 SEC Proposes Dodd-Frank Clawback Rule
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May 12, 2015 Delaware Court of Chancery Subjects Non-Employee Director Compensation to the “Entire Fairness” Standard
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May 1, 2015 SEC Proposes “Pay Versus Performance” Rule
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April 3, 2015 IRS Releases Final Regulations Under Section 162(m): Some Relief for Newly Public Companies
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February 18, 2015 Proxy Access – a Decision Framework
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February 11, 2015 SEC Proposes Hedging Disclosure Rule
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January 23, 2015 New Procedures for Shortened Debt Tender Offers; Relief Extended to High-Yield Debt
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December 21, 2014 Delaware Supreme Court Reverses Preliminary Injunction Requiring Go-Shop; Reaffirms “No Single Blueprint” to Satisfy Revlon Duties
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December 1, 2014 European Regulatory Snapshot: CRD IV Bonus Cap Likely Set to Stay
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November 7, 2014 ISS and Glass Lewis Release Changes to Their Voting Guidelines for the 2015 Proxy Season
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November 7, 2014 Risk Governance: Visual Memorandum on Final Guidelines Issued by the OCC
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September 25, 2014 Corporate Governance Update: Remuneration and Risk Management
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September 23, 2014 Treasury Issues Long-Awaited Anti-Inversion Guidance
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September 23, 2014 U.S. Basel III Liquidity Coverage Ratio Final Rule
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September 4, 2014 European Regulatory Snapshot: Remuneration in the Financial Services Industry 2014
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August 1, 2014 Corporate Governance Practices in IPOs
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July 30, 2014 A Review of the First Wave of Conflict Mineral Filings
Client Memorandum
July 2, 2014 Corporate Governance 2014: Global Overview
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July 1, 2014 SEC Guidance on Use of Proxy Advisory Firms for Voting Proxies
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June 27, 2014 U.S. Supreme Court: No Presumption of Prudence for ESOP Fiduciaries, Court Details Pleading Requirements for Breach of Prudence Claims
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June 18, 2014 Whistleblower Update: SEC Resolves First Case Under New Authority to Bring Anti-Retaliation Claim
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June 9, 2014 Recent Developments in Whistleblower Protections: Legal Analysis and Practical Implications
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May 6, 2014 The Second Circuit Issues Decision of First Impression With Respect to Morrison and Extraterritoriality
Client Newsflash
May 5, 2014 Delaware Court Declines to Enjoin Sotheby’s Annual Meeting
Client Memorandum
May 2, 2014 Conflict Minerals Update: SEC Formally Stands by Staff Guidance
Client Newsflash
April 29, 2014 DOJ and SEC Announce Filing of FCPA Enforcement Action Against Broker-Dealer Executives
Client Memorandum
April 29, 2014 SEC (Mostly) Forges Ahead on Conflict Minerals
Client Newsflash
April 21, 2014 2014 Proxy Season: Early Indications
Client Memorandum
April 17, 2014 Corporate Governance Practices in US Initial Public Offerings
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April 14, 2014 D.C. Circuit Court Partially Invalidates Conflict Minerals Rule
Client Newsflash
April 2, 2014 U.S. Intermediate Holding Company: Structuring and Regulatory Considerations for Foreign Banks
Visual Memorandum
March 26, 2014 D.C. District Court Orders Production of Internal Compliance Investigation Materials
Client Memorandum
January 29, 2014 SEC Staff Issues Further Guidance on the Proxy “Unbundling” Rule
Client Newsflash
January 21, 2014 Governance Practices for IPO Companies: A Davis Polk Survey
Client Memorandum
December 11, 2013 PCAOB Proposals Would Significantly Impact Public Company Audits
Client Newsflash
December 4, 2013 Nasdaq Proposes More Flexible Compensation Committee Independence Standards
Client Newsflash
November 7, 2013 Enhancing the Effectiveness of the UK Listing Regime – Feedback and Further Consultation
Client Memorandum
October 30, 2013 Exclusive Forum Provisions: Is Now the Time to Act?
Client Newsflash
October 30, 2013 U.S. Basel III Liquidity Coverage Ratio Proposal: Visual Memorandum
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October 22, 2013 U.K. Takeover Panel Amends Regime for Profit Forecasts and Quantified Financial Benefits Statements
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September 27, 2013 No SEC Shutdown
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September 20, 2013 Proposed Pay Ratio Disclosure Rule Released by the SEC
Client Memorandum
September 10, 2013 PCAOB Proposals Would Significantly Expand Auditor Responsibility
Client Newsflash
August 8, 2013 European Regulatory Snapshot: Remuneration in the Financial Services Industry
Client Memorandum
August 6, 2013 First Circuit Sun Capital Decision Increases ERISA Exposure for Private Equity Funds
Client Memorandum
July 24, 2013 U.S. District Court Upholds Conflict Minerals Rules
Client Newsflash
July 10, 2013 SEC Adopts Private Offering Reforms Mandated by JOBS Act
Client Newsflash
July 1, 2013 Corporate Governance 2013: Global Overview
Getting the Deal Through – Corporate Governance 2013
June 26, 2013 Delaware Court of Chancery Upholds Statutory and Contractual Validity of Exclusive Forum-Selection Bylaws
Client Memorandum
May 31, 2013 Delaware Court Applies Business Judgment Rule to Going-Private Merger with Controlling Stockholder
Client Newsflash
May 31, 2013 SEC Issues Guidance on Conflict Minerals
Client Newsflash
May 3, 2013 Compensation Committee and Adviser Implementation Begins July 1: What to Do Now
Client Memorandum
April 23, 2013 Recent European Compensation Developments: Financial Institutions and Beyond
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April 15, 2013 Southern District of New York Dismisses Insider Preference Claims Against Affiliates of Goldman Sachs
Client Memorandum
April 4, 2013 SEC Explains How to Use Social Media for Regulation FD Compliance
Client Memorandum
February 20, 2013 Delaware Court of Chancery Declines to Dismiss Claims Against U.S. Independent Directors for Failure to Monitor China-Based Company
Client Newsflash
January 22, 2013 SEC Approves the NYSE and Nasdaq Listing Standards on Compensation Committees and Advisers
Client Memorandum
January 18, 2013 Rule 10b5-1 Plans: What You Need to Know

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