October 15, 2018

Now Available! Steven Clifford on “The CEO Pay Machine”

At our recent “Proxy Disclosure/Executive Compensation Conference,” the keynote by Steven Clifford – a former CEO that recently wrote a book about executive pay practices – was so well received that we decided to make his remarks freely available.

Steven’s book (“The CEO Pay Machine“) is an easy-to-read & entertaining dissection of how we got to where we are – and how we can fix it. His book is laden with stories that really “tell it like it is.” Please check it out & tell others that can help make a difference…

Tomorrow’s Webcast: “Proxy Solicitation – Nuts & Bolts”

Tune in tomorrow for the webcast – “Proxy Solicitation: Nuts & Bolts” – to hear Morrow Sodali’s Tom Ball, Strategic Governance Advisors’ Mark Harnett, Kingsdale Advisors’ Lydia Mulyk and Alliance Advisors’ Reid Pearson discuss the art of proxy solicitation in this activism-heightened world.

ISS & CII Team Up Against Proxy Advisor Reform

As noted in this Davis Polk blog by Ning Chiu, ISS & CII recently teamed up to create “Protect the Voice of Shareholders” in an effort to oppose H.R. 4015, the ‘Corporate Governance Reform and Transparency Act,’ that passed the House last October (but never got further than that).

Broc Romanek