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16 Apr 2020, 10:22 am by Eric Goldman
Significant credit surely goes to Michael Jacobson (known affectionately as “Mike J”), eBay’s first General Counsel. [read post]
10 Apr 2020, 6:01 am
Posted by the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance, on Friday, April 10, 2020 Editor's Note: This roundup contains a collection of the posts published on the Forum during the week of April 3–9, 2020 SEC–Exempt Offerings Posted by Jonathan Adler, Stacey Song, and Jessica Forbes, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, on Friday, April 3, 2020 Tags: Accredited investors, Capital formation, Disclosure, Equity… [read post]
27 Mar 2020, 6:01 am
McLoughlin, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Tags: COVID-19, Executive Compensation, Firm performance, Form 8-K, Pay for performance, Performance measures, Shareholder value, TSR Shareholder Proposals 2019—ESG No-Action Letter Trends and Strategies Posted by Richard Alsop and Yoon-je Kim, Shearman & Sterling LLP, on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Tags: Boards of… [read post]
20 Mar 2020, 6:17 am
Bergman, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 Tags: Boards of Directors, COVID-19, Disclosure, Form 10-K, Internal control, Regulation FD, SEC, Securities regulation Proposed Revisions to the Volcker Rule: Prohibitions and Restrictions with respect to Covered Funds Posted by Joel Wattenbarger and Gideon Blatt, Ropes & Gray LLP, on Thursday, March 19, 2020 Tags: Bank Holding Company… [read post]
13 Mar 2020, 6:31 am
Mangino, and Amber Banks (Meek), Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Tags: Acquisition agreements, Appraisal rights, Delaware cases, Delaware law, Merger litigation, Mergers & acquisitions BlackRock and the Curious Case of the Poultry Farmer Posted by Paul Rissman, Rights CoLab, on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Tags: BlackRock, Corporate Social… [read post]
21 Feb 2020, 6:13 am
Posted by Gail Weinstein, Steven Epstein, and Warren S. de Wied, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, on Monday, February 17, 2020 Tags: Board independence, Boards of Directors, Controlling shareholders, Delaware cases, Delaware law, Merger litigation, Mergers & acquisitions, Uber Financial Institution Developments Posted by Edward D. [read post]
10 Jan 2020, 6:10 am
FEC, Disclosure, Ownership, Political spending, SEC, SEC rulemaking, Securities regulation, Shareholder rights, Transparency The Group Pleading Doctrine Following Janus Posted by Israel David, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, on Saturday, January 4, 2020 Tags: Class actions, Janus Capital v. [read post]
16 Aug 2019, 6:00 am
Brownback, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, on Saturday, August 10, 2019 Tags: Banks, Financial institutions, Financial regulation, Growth Act, Securities regulation, Volcker Rule Net-Zero By 2050: Investor Risks in the Context of Deep Decarbonization of Electricity Generation Posted by Eli Kasargod-Staub and Kimberly Gladman, Majority Action, on Saturday, August 10, 2019 Tags: Climate… [read post]
12 Jul 2019, 6:17 am
Barnhill Posted by Peter Atkins and Paul Lockwood, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, on Saturday, July 6, 2019 Tags: Board oversight, Caremark, Delaware cases, Delaware law, Derivative suits, Duty of loyalty, Oversight, Shareholder suits An Overview of Vote Requirements at U.S. [read post]
5 Jul 2019, 6:05 am
Rosenberg, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, on Monday, July 1, 2019 Tags: Broker-dealers, Compliance & ethics, Conflicts of interest, Disclosure, Fiduciary duties, Investment advisers, Regulation Best Interest, SEC, SEC rulemaking, Securities regulation Deal Insurance: Representation & Warranty Insurance in M&A Contracting Posted by Sean J. [read post]
28 Apr 2019, 5:44 am by Marci A. Hamilton
The Supreme Court said as much when two important cases are read together: the 1905 decision in Jacobson v. [read post]
8 Feb 2019, 6:04 am
Fried (Harvard Law School) and Matthew Schoenfeld (Burford Capital), on Monday, February 4, 2019 Tags: Cayman Islands, China, Controlling shareholders, Cross-border transactions, Fairness review, Foreign firms, Going private, International governance, Investor protection, IPOs, Minority shareholders, Tech companies, Unicorns Internal Forecasts and M&A Posted by Paul M. [read post]
21 Dec 2018, 6:00 am
Simmons, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 Tags: Regulation S-K, Rule 10b-5, SEC, SEC enforcement, Securities enforcement, Securities fraud, U.S. federal courts Soft Shareholder Activism Posted by Doron Levit (University of Pennsylvania), on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 Tags: Board communication, Boards of Directors, Engagement, Exit, Information… [read post]
2 Aug 2018, 6:43 am by Jane Meacham, Contributing Editor
Two Important Points The PLR highlights two important points, according to Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) attorney Paul D. [read post]
2 Aug 2018, 6:43 am by Jane Meacham, Contributing Editor
Two Important Points The PLR highlights two important points, according to Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) attorney Paul D. [read post]
27 Jul 2018, 6:00 am
Cook, Mona Banerji, and Steve Klemencic, Ankura Consulting Group, on Monday, July 23, 2018 Tags: Boards of Directors, CFIUS, Cybersecurity, International governance, Oversight, Risk management Brexit Update: Keeping Track of the Moving Pieces Posted by Mark Bergman and David Lakhdhir, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, on Monday, July 23, 2018 Tags: Brexit, Cross-border transactions, EU, Europe, Financial… [read post]
6 Jul 2018, 6:02 am
John’s University), on Saturday, June 30, 2018 Tags: Exchange-traded funds, Fund performance, Index funds, Mutual funds The Directors’ E&S Guidebook Posted by Barbara Zvan and Stephen Erlichman, Canadian Coalition for Good Governance, on Sunday, July 1, 2018 Tags: Board composition, Boards of Directors, Canada, Corporate culture, Corporate Social Responsibility, Disclosure, Environmental… [read post]
29 Jun 2018, 4:17 am by Edith Roberts
” Additional commentary on Kennedy’s tenure comes from Dave Rodkey at Jurist and Bruce Ledewitz, also at Jurist, Elizabeth Slattery in an op-ed for The Washington Examiner, Paul Smith for this blog, and Counting to 5 (podcast). [read post]