Proxy Updates

Proxy Update – Recent Developments Regarding Proxy Access

" Recent Developments Regarding Proxy Access  Over the course of the last month, a consensus among investors appears to be developing on Proxy Access.  As has been the case with other shareholder rights, once a consensus among investors exists, and especially when it is shared by the two major proxy advisory firms, it increases the chances …

Proxy Update – ISS FAQs

" ISS FAQs on Equity Plan Scorecard and Independent Chair Policy In late December, ISS issued FAQs regarding the new ISS Equity Plan Scorecard (EPSC) which will be used to evaluate equity compensation proposals starting with meetings as of February 1, 2015. Separately, ISS also released FAQs on independent chair shareholder proposals. The FAQs provide some …