Searching Content indexed under Directors and Officers by Proskauer Rose LLP ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
1 2  
UK Tax Round Up - June 2019
In Development Securities plc and others v HMRC, the Upper Tribunal (UT) has overturned the prior discussion of the First-tier Tribunal (FTT) in favour of the taxpayer.
10 Jul 2019
Upper Tribunal Rules In Favour Of Taxpayer In Tax Residence Case
As we reported in our August 2017 UK Tax Round-Up [], the UK's First Tier Tribunal
United States
2 Jul 2019
SEC Issues No-Action Relief Increasing Flexibility For Certain In-Person Director Voting Requirements
On February 28, 2019, the staff of the Division of Investment Management (the "Staff") of the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") issued a no-action letter.
United States
13 Mar 2019
FTC Announces 2019 Thresholds Under HSR Act And Clayton Act
The Federal Trade Commission has announced revisions to HSR Act and Clayton Act Section 8 thresholds, which are indexed annually to account for inflation
United States
28 Feb 2019
Divided New York Court Of Appeals Restricts Freedom Of Information Law Disclosures
A divided New York Court of Appeals recently held that Civil Rights Law § 50-a bars disclosure of police officer personnel records except under very limited circumstances, eliminating access to such records by the press or advocacy groups under the Freedom of Information Law.
United States
17 Dec 2018
Personal Planning Strategies
The Personal Planning Strategies Newsletter provides articles addressing the latest statutory changes and developments affecting retirement, estate, insurance and tax planning, as well as cutting-edge corporate, real estate and tax concepts.
United States
11 Sep 2018
SEC Approves New Nasdaq Rule 5250(b): Disclosure Of "Golden Leash" Arrangements
The SEC recently released an order approving new Nasdaq listing standard 5250(b)(3).
United States
15 Jul 2016
Passive Means Passive! Missed HSR Filing Spurs Antitrust Enforcers' Ire - But Change May Be Coming
The Federal Trade Commission, in its latest enforcement action relating to Hart-Scott-Rodino Act compliance, reminds investors that strict adherence to HSR filing requirements is a must.
United States
4 Sep 2015
Protecting Directors And Officers From Derivative Liability Arising From Data Breaches
With data breaches affecting companies across virtually every industry, cyber security has remained front page news.
United States
2 Jun 2015
Seventh Circuit Reverses $2.46 Billion Judgment In Securities-Fraud Class Action
The Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit last week reversed a $2.46 billion judgment in a long-running securities-fraud class action against Household International and granted a new trial on limited issues.
United States
28 May 2015
Delaware Independent Director Liability In Control Buyout Cases
In Cornerstone and Zhongpin, minority shareholders sued after the controlling shareholder of a publicly-traded company attempted a going-private transaction.
United States
18 Feb 2015
FINRA Cybersecurity Report Highlights Risks, Best Practices
On February 3, 2015, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority issued its Report on Cybersecurity Practices.
United States
9 Feb 2015
Time For An Antitrust Checkup: FTC Announces 2015 Thresholds Under HSR Act And Clayton Act
January is a good time to take stock of compliance programs and set aside dated opinions and guidance to avoid relying on old rules, and antitrust is no exception to that
United States
22 Jan 2015
Federal Judge Concludes Restitution May Be Covered Under Commonly Used Professional Liability Policy Language
A federal judge in Minnesota recently held that "restitution" paid to settle a class action lawsuit was covered under the terms of a professional liability policy.
United States
11 Aug 2014
New Jersey Court Holds That Six-Month Delay In Providing Notice To Carrier Bars Coverage Under Claims-Made Policy
Policyholders often are cautioned to provide notice of a claim to their insurance carrier as soon as possible to avoid the risk that the carrier will deny coverage.
United States
1 Aug 2014
D&O Coverage: What’s Necessary For Government Protection
Steven Gilford and John Failla recently authored an article for "National Underwriter".
United States
11 Jun 2014
ISS Raises The Stakes On Shareholder Proposal Votes: Will Recommend Against Electing Boards That Fail To Respond To Majority-Supported Shareholder Proposals In 2013
Institutional Shareholder Services has made it much more difficult for boards to disregard advisory votes on shareholder proposals.
United States
27 Nov 2012
Congress Has Adopted Legislation To Facilitate Public And Private Capital Formation By Emerging Growth Companies
Congress passed legislation that, if signed as expected by President Obama, will allow companies to raise capital more easily in both the private and public markets.
United States
16 Apr 2012
ISS Releases Updated Proxy Voting Policies For 2012
On November 17, 2011, Institutional Shareholder Services, the influential proxy advisory firm, released its 2012 proxy voting policies. These policies, which govern ISS' voting recommendations, will begin to apply for shareholder meetings that take place on or after February 1, 2012.
United States
1 Dec 2011
Preparing For The 2012 Proxy Season: Looking Back At The Last Season And Forward To The Next
Dodd-Frank say-on-pay votes had a big impact on the 2011 proxy season, and issuers under criticism for their pay practices should expect continued shareholder pressure on the say-on-pay front.
United States
18 Nov 2011
Links to Result pages
1 2