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A recent publication addressed some board practices that are generally accepted as “best practices,” despite no evidence, or even contrary evidence, of their effectiveness. The article debunks these “seven myths” and argues for more flexible standards.
Recently, PwC released its annual survey of public company directors, and Spencer Stuart released its annual review of board practices at S&P 500 companies. These reports highlight key governance trends.
The SEC recently adopted final rules dubbed “Regulation Crowdfunding” as mandated by the JOBS Act.
Pleading patent infringement got a little bit trickier on December 1, 2015.
Department of Justice Delays Regulations on Website Accessibility - Plaintiff Firms Send Demands Against Website Operators
On November 19, the Department of Justice announced it is further delaying issuing guidance on what is required of website operators to be compliant under the Americans with Disabilities Act.
An early motion for summary judgment can be a useful tool when a claim turns on a question of law and the facts are not in dispute.
ISS recently released for comment draft voting policies for the 2016 proxy season. Two key policy proposals for U.S. public companies aim to address director “over-boarding” and unilateral board actions.
Last month, Goldman Sachs released their quarterly earnings report exclusively through their Twitter account and company website, rather than by press release through an established newswire.