January 29, 2014

Governance Ratings: ISS Gives Details on QuickScore 2.0

A few days ago, ISS posted the technical document for QuickScore 2.0. Companies now have until the end of February 7th to verify their data.

ISS will release its new ratings on February 18th, including them in proxy research reports issued to its clients. While the prior generation of QuickScore ratings remained static between annual meetings, ISS now will update its ratings on an on-going basis throughout the year. Here are more details about QuickScore 2.0 from Davis Polk and Wachtell Lipton

Transcript: “The ‘Former” Corp Fin Staff Speaks”

We have posted the transcript for our recent webcast: “The ‘Former” Corp Fin Staff Speaks.”

Webcast: “How to Sell a Division: Nuts & Bolts”

Tune in tomorrow for the webcast – “How to Sell a Division: Nuts & Bolts” – during which Bass Berry’s Page Davidson, WilmerHale’s Stephanie Evans and Kaye Scholer’s Joel Greenberg will walk us through the nuts & bolts of selling a division.

– Broc Romanek