February 6, 2015

Our Pair of Popular Executive Pay Conferences: A 33% Early Bird Discount

We are excited to announce that we have just posted the registration information for our popular conferences – “Tackling Your 2016 Compensation Disclosures: Proxy Disclosure Conference” & “Say-on-Pay Workshop: 12th Annual Executive Compensation Conference” – to be held October 27-28th in San Diego and via Live Nationwide Video Webcast. Here are the agendas – 20 panels over two days.

Early Bird Rates – Act by April 24th: Huge changes are afoot for executive compensation practices with pay ratio disclosures on the horizon. We are doing our part to help you address all these changes – and avoid costly pitfalls – by offering a special early bird discount rate to help you attend these critical conferences (both of the Conferences are bundled together with a single price). So register by April 24th to take advantage of the 33% discount.

Pay Ratio: Petition Hits 36k

A month ago, I blogged about how I would be shocked if this Politico article was correct when it predicted that the SEC would finalize its pay ratio rules by mid-January. I’m still laughing about that one! Anyways, check out this online petition from Credo Action, which has hit 36,000 so far…

Speaking of petitions, over a million folks have written in to the SEC in support of the agency conducting rulemaking in the “disclosure of corporate political spending” area. It’s remarkable because no one ever writes in about a mere petition of rulemaking. The SEC is not obligated to consider – or act – on a rulemaking petition…

Transcript: “Pat McGurn’s Forecast for 2015 Proxy Season”

We have just posted the transcript for the webcast: “Pat McGurn’s Forecast for 2015 Proxy Season.”

– Broc Romanek