Governance

BlackRock updates its voting guidelines

As noted in this PublicChatter.com blog by Perkins Coie's Allison ...

SEC adopts “universal proxy”

Yesterday, the SEC adopted a rule that allows for "universal ...

The board’s role in navigating digital transformations

- The board’s role in overseeing a technological transformation within ...

A new podcast: “Conversations with GCs”

The American Bar Association has a dozen podcasts - and ...

Votes “for” directors are trending down. Due to ESG?

- The number of votes supporting directors being elected has ...

6 things to consider when deciding whether to keep supermajority voting

- Consider six factors when deciding whether its worth keeping ...

How psychology might explain what’s holding a board back

- Boards should learn about authority bias, groupthink, status quo ...

How investors changed their voting policies last proxy season

- A bunch of statistics about how voting policies have ...

Should insider trading policies bar “shadow trading”?

There's been a lot written this week about whether the ...

Stewardship web pages for the largest investors

Here is where the largest institutional investors post their policies, ...