Mondaq USA: Corporate/Commercial Law
Foley Hoag LLP
Past guidance from the staff on this issue states that a proposal will generally not be excludable as long as there is a sufficient nexus between the nature of the proposal and the company.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The submission of company-selected peers is voluntary, but is encouraged for any eligible company that has made changes to its peer group from the group disclosed in the company's last proxy.
Fox Rothschild LLP
Joshua Horn's blog post, "Who Wants Some Additional Ideas About Cybersecurity" originally posted in the firm's Securities Compliance Sentinel, was mentioned as one of the top postings for November 23, 2015.
Venable LLP
Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. ("ISS") today released its 2016 Benchmark Policy Update (the "Update").
Jones Walker
Wells Financial Corp., a small bank holding company located in Wells, Minn., recently completed its acquisition of St James Federal Savings and Loan Association, a mutual savings association located in St. James, Minn...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
At today's meeting of the American Bar Association's Federal Regulation of Securities Committee meeting in Washington, DC, various representatives from the Securities and Exchange Commission provided some comments and updates.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
A foreign acquiror's shareholders must own more than 20% of the foreign acquiror's stock after a U.S. target's acquisition for the foreign acquiror to avoid being treated as a U.S. corporation.
Herrick, Feinstein LLP
On October 27th, the U.S. Senate passed the much anticipated Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015 ("CISA") by a bipartisan vote of 74-21.
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
A characteristic of a strong not-for-profit organization is an active board of directors that can support the organization...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
In today's Congressional testimony, Chair White discussed a number of capital formation related initiatives.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
We have revised and republished a summary chart of exempt offering alternatives.
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
Trusts can provide many estate tax planning benefits, including wealth distribution, asset protection, and estate and gift tax reduction.
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
The SEC Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations issued a risk alert regarding investment advisers and investment companies that outsource their Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) duties to unaffiliated third-parties.
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
The SEC named Marc Wyatt as director of the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations and leader of its National Exam Program.
Fox Rothschild LLP
Startup founders make countless decisions about their businesses.
Dentons (US)
On November 11, the The Wall Street Journal ran a story with a fairly provocative headline: "U.S. Justice Department Makes Radical Shift on Foreign Bribery Enforcement."
Sullivan & Worcester LLP
When J.C. Penney stated in investor communications that "supplier relationships remain as strong as ever" was the company being hopeful or factual?
Morrison & Foerster LLP
The Division of Economic Research released an updated study regarding capital raised in the United States through unregistered offerings.
Burns & Levinson LLP
In today's world where circumstances can change at lightening speed, companies sometime feel compelled to act before their counsel can formalize or finalize a written contract.
Fox Rothschild LLP
Startup founders make countless decisions about their businesses. Here's a list of 10 legal issues that can make-or-break their businesses ..
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Foley Hoag LLP
The transparency provisions of the U.K. Modern Slavery Act went into effect on October 29. At the same time, the U.K. Government has released guidance for companies seeking to comply with the Act.
Womble Carlyle
Last week, President Obama signed H.R. 1314, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, which dramatically changes the manner in which partnerships are audited and taxed by the IRS.
Fox Rothschild LLP
A hotel assistant manager who allegedly coerced housekeepers into sexual "servitude" is now defending himself in federal court, along with his employer TMI Hospitality Incorporated.
Mayer Brown
This Legal Update summarizes the reporting consequences and certain other considerations for a public company in four circumstances involving changes in corporate leadership:
Fox Rothschild LLP
I recently assisted an emerging company client of mine with a fairly common project in the world of corporate law: the adoption of its first stock option plan.
Mayer Brown
A large international corporation is involved in litigation in the United States. It has received discovery requests that necessitate the review and potential disclosure of extensive records located within the European Union (EU).
Anderson Kill
Insurance brokers are among the most important suppliers that any company deals with. Yet, often the arrangement between brokers and their clients consists of nothing more than a broker of record letter, or even a verbal authorization to present insurance proposals.
Venable LLP
On June 30, 2015, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) made public its much-anticipated proposed changes to the executive, administrative, professional, computer, and outside sales employee exemptions under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), commonly referred to as the "white collar" exemptions
Shearman & Sterling LLP
Over the past 20 years or so, a peculiar (at least in the author's opinion) difference has grown between the European and American manner of conducting auction sales processes for private equity transactions.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
In order to provide an overview for busy in-house counsel and compliance professionals, we summarize below some of the most important international anti-corruption developments in the past month with links to primary resources.
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