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25 Feb 2015, 3:14 am by Broc Romanek
Numerous companies have adopted similar bylaws without shareholder approval in the wake of the ATP Tour case… Webcast: “Private M&A Wake-Up Calls” Tune in tomorrow for the DealLawyers.com webcast – “Private M&A Wake-Up Calls: Conflicted Board Risks, Post-Closing Unenforceability & Shareholder Approval/Duty of Care Traps” – to hear Cleary Gottlieb’s Ethan Klingsberg, Wilson Sonsini’s Marty Korman,… [read post]
13 Dec 2019, 3:15 am by Liz Dunshee
As Broc blogged when the original proposal was submitted, some are worried about investor protection issues for listings that occur outside of the traditional IPO process – but others note that there are a number of misconceptions about direct listings, including that a direct listing is even a “capital-raising” activity (see more from this Fenwick & West piece). [read post]
23 Sep 2009, 11:33 am
Victor Schacter of Fenwick &;amp; West LLP writes in the Fenwick Employent Brief (Sept. 2009):"This case highlights the challenges employers face with respect to employees' blogs and social networking sites that contain work-related speech. [read post]
17 Apr 2020, 3:03 am by Lynn Jokela
Rulemaking Petition Seeks to Allow Electronic Signatures Under Reg S-T In what could be a big step forward for the SEC, a rulemaking petition from Wilson Sonsini, Fenwick & West and Cooley asks the SEC to amend rules under Reg S-T that would permit companies to obtain electronic signatures for documents filed with the SEC. [read post]
12 Mar 2020, 3:00 am by John Jenkins
Antitakeover: Dual Class & Staggered Boards are Alive & Well in Silicon Valley Fenwick & West just came out with its annual comparative survey of governance practices among Silicon Valley companies and the S&P 100. [read post]
5 Feb 2019, 2:59 am by Liz Dunshee
The median fee for accelerated filers was $415k – compared to nearly $7 million for large accelerated filers…and this Fenwick & West study notes that average fees were $22.2 million for S&P 100 companies. [read post]
14 Aug 2017, 3:35 am by Broc Romanek
The speakers for tomorrow’s webcast are: – Mark Borges, Principal, Compensia – Keith Higgins, Partner, Ropes & Gray – Scott Spector, Partner, Fenwick & West Register Now: This is the only comprehensive conference devoted to pay ratio. [read post]
8 Jan 2020, 3:00 am by John Jenkins
  Now Fenwick & West has prepared this 12-page memo diving into the details of the various issues surrounding whether disclosure about executive health is appropriate & suggesting some best practices for dealing with these issues. [read post]
17 Aug 2007, 10:20 am
Fenwick &;amp; West, among other firms, has created a thriving practice in advising clients on the ins and outs of computer forensics as they relate to potential litigation and risk management. [read post]
26 Sep 2008, 12:55 am
Many posts have to do with techniques of outside-counsel cost control (See my post of Sept. 14, 2005: fixed fees at Cisco; May 26, 2007: multi-year terms of fixed fees; March 9, 2007: competitively bids patent work; Nov. 5, 2007: Cisco and Fenwick &;amp; West; Nov. 24, 2007: service level agreements with firms that work on fixed fees; Dec. 5, 2005: virtual law firms; Jan. 6, 2006: "corporate captive" for LPO services; Nov. 5, 2007: cash incentive for… [read post]
8 Jan 2014, 4:12 am by Broc Romanek
Webcast: "Executive Compensation Litigation: Proxy Disclosures" Tune in tomorrow for the CompensationStandards.com webcast - "Executive Compensation Litigation: Proxy Disclosures" - to hear Pillsbury's Sarah Good, Wilson Sonsini's Ignacio Salceda and Dave Thomas and Fenwick & West's Scott Spector discuss what is involved in the latest rash of executive compensation-related lawsuits, as well as how to handle them [read post]
13 Apr 2018, 3:00 am by John Jenkins
The blog notes that 80% of S&P 500 companies adjusted their GAAP EPS for the impact of tax reform. [read post]
13 Apr 2018, 3:00 am by John Jenkins
The blog notes that 80% of S&P 500 companies adjusted their GAAP EPS for the impact of tax reform. [read post]
5 Dec 2018, 3:00 am by John Jenkins
  This excerpt from a recent Fenwick & West memo says that when it came to the status of the token in this case as a security, the court wasn’t buying what the SEC was selling: On Tuesday, November 27, Judge Gonzalo Curiel of the Southern District of California issued the first opinion rebuffing the SEC under the Howey test. [read post]
10 Apr 2020, 3:00 am by John Jenkins
Here’s a series of informative Covid-19 FAQ videos straight from the home offices of Perkins Coie’s Jason Day & his colleagues, and here’s the first in a series of Covid-19 videocasts from Fenwick & West’s corporate group. [read post]
28 Mar 2016, 2:59 am
In this first episode, she has travelled almost 6000 miles west to San Francisco, California, where IP litigator Guinevere Jobson  at the leading West Coast firm of Fenwick & West tackles copyright litigation, Silicon Valley "casual" dress codes and a dream of working in Germany. [read post]
12 Jul 2017, 3:43 am by Broc Romanek
Tomorrow’s Webcast: “12 Strange Things in the Securities Laws” Tune in tomorrow for the webcast – “12 Strange Things in the Securities Laws” – to hear Fenwick & West’s Dawn Belt, TheCorporateCounsel.net’s John Jenkins, Manatt Phelps’ Ben Orlanski and Faegre Baker Daniels’ Amy Seidel tackle the practical solutions to bizarre & illogical things that happen in your daily practice. [read post]
8 Oct 2007, 10:56 am
Wednesday at Fenwick &;amp; West in Mountain View. [read post]
10 Sep 2007, 6:26 pm
Bay Area Blawgers Roundtable at Fenwick &;amp; West's San Francisco office. [read post]
4 Aug 2017, 3:10 am by Liz Dunshee
” The speakers for the August 15th webcast are: – Mark Borges, Principal, Compensia – Keith Higgins, Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP – Scott Spector, Partner, Fenwick & West LLP For those registered for our comprehensive “Pay Ratio & Proxy Disclosure Conference“, we have posted the transcript for our July 20th webcast. [read post]