Event July 23, 2021

Practising Law Institute (PLI) Forum: Understanding the Securities Laws 2021

  • Webinar

Partner Gillian Emmett Moldowan (NY-Compensation, Governance & ERISA) participated as a speaker at PLI’s Understanding the Securities Laws 2021 conference in New York. Her discussion was titled “Proxy Solicitations in an Age of Corporate Activism,” and she spoke about:

  • Review of the regulatory scheme for proxy solicitations
  • Contents of the annual meeting proxy statement
  • Revised eligibility requirements and resubmission thresholds for shareholder proposals
  • Proxy contests and shareholder activism
  • Proxy statements as communications tools: An update on formatting and presentation
  • Developments in compensation and corporate governance disclosures
  • Regulation of proxy advisors