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Nov 12, 2014

Glass Lewis Releases 2015 Proxy Paper Guidelines

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On November 6, 2014, Glass Lewis & Co. released its 2015 Proxy Paper Guidelines for the United States showing the key draft policy changes for the 2015 proxy season. There are updates in the following areas:

  • Governance Committee Performance;
  • Board Responsiveness to Majority-Approved Shareholder Proposals;
  • Vote Recommendations Following an IPO;
  • “Material” Transactions with Directors;
  • Management Say-on-Pay Proposals; and
  • Proposals to Adopt or Amend Employee Stock Purchase Plans.

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Authors and Contributors

John J. Cannon III

Partner

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Stephen T. Giove

Partner

Capital Markets

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Kenneth J. Laverriere

Partner

Compensation, Governance & ERISA

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Doreen E. Lilienfeld

Partner

Compensation, Governance & ERISA

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Clare O’Brien

Partner

Mergers & Acquisitions

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Linda Rappaport

Of Counsel

Compensation, Governance & ERISA

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