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Below are the latest news stories about or referencing the Council of Institutional Investors.
 

July 27, 2017 FTSE Russell Sets Minimum Voting Rights Hurdle That Excludes Snap Inc. - Pensions & Investments
July 26, 2017 FTSE Russell to Exclude Snap from Stock Indexes over Voting Rights - Reuters
July 26, 2017 Delaware Passes Law Permitting Companies to Use Blockchain Technology to Issue and Track Shares - JD Supra
July 24, 2017 Sarbanes-Oxley: Don't Mess with Success - The Hill
July 18, 2017 Here Is Another Reason Why Blue Apron Is Facing an Investor Backlash - The Street
July 17, 2017 Lack of Voting Rights May Keep Snap, Others From MSCI Indexes - The New York Times
July 14, 2017 Four-Year Effort to Allow Universal Proxy Cards for Contested Shareholder Elections Moves Through SEC Channels - Huffington Post
July 13, 2017 People moves: AXA IM Rosenberg Equities creates new senior ESG role - Investment & Pensions Europe
July 12, 2017 Institutional Investors Convene in Kuala Lumpur for International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN) Annual Conference 2017 - SME
July 11, 2017 Should You Iinvest in Dual-Class Shares? - ValueWalk
July 10, 2017 Why Investors Are Fretting Over Dual-Class Shares - Bloomberg
July 5, 2017 Index Eligibility as Governance Battlefield: Why the System is Not Broken and We Can Live With Dual Class IssuersHarvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation
July 5, 2017 UNITE HERE Reminds Red Rock Resorts Shareholders to Withhold Votes on Directors at Upcoming Annual Meeting - Business Wire
July 4, 2017 Mutual Fund Advisers’ ’Empty Voting’ Raises New Governance Issues - R Street
July 3, 2017 Wall Street Investors Show More Displeasure with Company Boards - Salt Lake Tribune
June 28, 2017 Blue Apron's No-Vote Shares IPO Concerns Investors - International Financial Law Review
June 28, 2017 Institutional Investors Split over Dodd-Frank Rollback, Poll Finds - Corporate Secretary
June 24, 2017 Financial Choice Act Is a Blatant Attack on Shareholder Rights - Financial Times
June 23, 2017 When MSCI and S&P Rule the World - Bloomberg
June 22, 2017 A Virtual Reality: New Opportunities for Shareholder Meetings in Virginia and Beyond - JD Supra
June 20, 2017 Letter to Paul Ryan: The Financial CHOICE Act of 2017 - Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation
June 18, 2017 State Street Asks SEC to Block Non-Voting Shares - Financial Times
June 12, 2017 ISS Recommends Shareholders Vote to Reform Director Elections at GLPI, Says UNITE HERE - Business Wire
June 12, 2017 ISS Finds Actions of Hospitality Properties Trust “Signal That It is in Open Conflict with Its Shareholders,” Reports UNITE HERE - Business Wire
June 12, 2017 Investors Leery of Easing Private Equity Regs - Pensions & Investments
June 10, 2017 Barletta Touts Vote on Bill That Would Roll Back Dodd-Frank Restrictions - Times Leader
June 9, 2017 Shareholder Proposals Threatened by Financial Reform Bill the House Passed - Consumer Reports
June 9, 2017 Washington Wants to Restrict Investor Activism Like Exxon Climate Change Resolution - Dallas News
June 9, 2017 Tesla's CEO Elon Musk Was Just Dealt a Rare Blow - The Street
June 6, 2017 Looking to Propose a Shareholder Vote? It May get Tougher - Hearld & Review
June 6, 2017 What Snap's Unusual Structure Says: I'm a Genius and Leave Me Alone to Let Me be a Genius' - TheStreet
June 1, 2017 Assessing CHOICE Act's PE Fund Deregistration Provision - Mondaq
May 30, 2017 Airlines, Stock Splits and Voting - Bloomberg
May 28, 2017 Most Important CEOs Make 347 Times More than the Average U.S. Worker - Pulse Headlines
May 26, 2017 Snap and the Rise of No-Vote Common Shares - Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation
May 26, 2017 2017 Legislative Update - JDSupra
May 25, 2017 US Market Review and Outlook - Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation
May 23, 2017 Only on AP: CEO Pay Climbed Faster Last Year, Up 8.5 Percent - Associated Press
May 22, 2017 CII Tells Speaker Ryan of CHOICE Act Worries - Jim Hamilton Blog
May 22, 2017 Trading the Week: Volatility Returns - Markets Media
May 19, 2017 Dodd-Frank Rollback Could Hinder Funding of Accounting Standards Board - The Wall Street Journal
May 19, 2017 CII Oppose Anti-Shareholder Provisions of the CHOICE Act - Traders Magazine
May 18, 2017 Council of Institutional Investors Is 'Deeply Troubled' by Financial Choice Act - Institutional Investor
May 18, 2017 Dual-Class Stock and Private Ordering: A System That Works - JD Supra
May 18, 2017 Virtual Shareholder Meetings Eyed for Wisconsin Companies - Milwuakee Journal Sentinel
May 17, 2017 Investor Group, Pension Funds Oppose Financial Choice Act - The Wall Street Journal
May 14, 2017 Institutional Investors Are the Ghosts at the AGM Feast - Financial Times
May 9, 2017 Will Tokyo Bourse Be the Lone Houldout on Nonvoting Shares? - Nikkei
May 4, 2017 House Committee Approves Dodd-Frank Replacement Bill That Includes Repeal of DOL Fiduciary Rule - Investment News
May 4, 2017 House Financial Services Committee Approves Dodd-Frank Replacement Bill - Pensions & Investments
May 4, 2017 Duke Enery Abandons In-Person Annual Meeting after Years of Anti-Coal Protests - ThinkProgress
May 4, 2017 US Accountancy Organisations Fight for Sarbanes-Oxley - Economia
May 3, 2017 Activist Spotlight: Unintended Consequences Abound If Investor Proposals Are Killed - TheStreet
May 3, 2017 The Morning Ledger: Lower Corporate Tax Rates Don’t Always Spur Growth - The Wall Street Journal
May 2, 2017 CAQ, Investor Groups Seek to Preserve SOX Provision - Journal of Accountancy
May 2, 2017 Investors and Center for Audit Quality Want to Preserve SOX Sec. 404(b) - CPA Practice Advisor
May 2, 2017 Dodd-Frank Overhaul Opposition Intensifies - Financial Advisor IQ
May 2, 2017 Groups Protest Weakening of Sarbanes-Oxley in Financial Choice Act - AccountingToday
May 2, 2017 Information Inflation - CFO
April 28, 2017 Dems Bring In Experts To Take Swipes At CHOICE Act - Financial Advisor
April 28, 2017 GOP Bill Would Abolish Audit Overseer’s Investor Adviser Panel - Bloomberg BNA
April 28, 2017 Shareholder Revolt At Wells Fargo -- The Threat Of The Choice Act - Forbes
April 27, 2017 Investor Group Warns Against Dodd-Frank Rollback - IR Magazine
April 27, 2017 The Disruption Generation -- Millennial Entrepreneurs Struggle To Go Public - Forbes
April 26, 2017 CHOICE Act Hearing to Replace Dodd-Frank Draws Battle Lines - Pensions & Investments
April 20, 2017 SEC’s Investor Advisory Committee Airs Concerns Over Multi-Tiered Offerings Following Snap’s IPO - The National Law Review
April 18, 2017 How Companies Can Prepare For Shareholder Empowerment - Law 360
April 15, 2017 Dual-Class Voting Structures Spur Growing Revolt - The Street
April 7, 2017 Delaware Betting Big on Blockchain - Delaware Online
April 5, 2017 Who Are Your Shareholders? - IR Magazine
April 4, 2017 Hacienda Hedges and Unicorn Votes - Bloomberg View
April 4, 2017 If You Want Investment, You Need To Educate Your Team About Cyber Security - ValueWalk
March 31, 2017 US Companies Defy Investors with Switch to Online Annual Meetings - Financial Times
March 31, 2017 Meet the Shareholders? Not at These Shareholder Meetings - The New York Times
March 31, 2017 Protests Mount Against Duke Energy Holding Online-Only Annual Shareholders Meeting - Tampa Bay Times
March 30, 2017 Duke Energy Shareholders Lash Out over Video-Only Meeting - The Courier-Tribune
March 30, 2017 Podcast: Ken Bertsch on Dual Class Voting Structures - The Corporate Counsel
March 29, 2017 Duke Energy Shareholders Lash Out over Video-Only Meeting: ‘This Is Hiding from Debate’ - The Charlotte Observer
March 29, 2017 Snap's Corporate Governance Structure Still Needs To Be Addressed - Benzinga
March 28, 2017 Sears ‘Going Concern’ Warning Is New Accounting Rules’ First Test - Bloomberg BNA
March 24, 2017 Investors Get Snappy over No-Vote Shares - Bloomberg BNA
March 23, 2017 Investors Urge Trump Administration to Keep Hands off SEC Shareholder Resolution Process - Triple Pundit
March 22, 2017 Investors to Cohn: Don't Be Messin' With Our Rights - Institutional Investor
March 20, 2017 Snap IPO Igniting Furor; Institutions Not Pleased - Pensions & Investments
March 20, 2017 U.S. Investor, CEO Groups Set for Lobbying Battle over Proxy Challenges - Fox Business
March 17, 2017 Will Snap's Success Unleash a Wave of Copycat IPOs? - The Street
March 17, 2017 Snap's Inclusion in FTSE Indexes Said Opposed by U.K. Investors - Bloomberg Markets
March 14, 2017 Long-Term Investors Are Reaching Out to Activists for Help - Institutional Investor
March 13, 2017 Why Some Institutional Investors Don't Like Snap Stock Post The IPO - Amigo Bulls
March 13, 2017 Snap Judgements: Why So Much Negative Sentiment Surrounds Year's Hottest IPO - Market Watch
March 13, 2017 SEC Committee Discusses Multi-Class Common - Lexology
March 10, 2017 Snap’s IPO Shares Should be “Junk Equity”: CalPERS - Wolf Street
March 10, 2017 http://SEC Member ‘Mindful’ of Precedent Set After Snap IPO - Bloomberg BNA
March 10, 2017 Snap IPO Is Tech's Latest Shot at Activists - The Street
March 9, 2017 SEC Should Bar No-Vote Share Structures, Committee Told - Law360
March 9, 2017 Snap's Nonvoting Stock - Everything Sold in the IPO - Is Junk, Investor Says - Los Angeles Times
March 8, 2017 How Common Are Restricted Voting Rights for US Shareholders? - IR Magazine
March 8, 2017 SEC Continues To Grant No-Action Relief In Connection With Proxy Access Fix-It Proposals - JD Supra
March 8, 2017 Snap Inc Issuing Non-Voting Shares Threatens To Become A Bigger Issue - Stock Market Daily
March 7, 2017 Red Flag for Snap? - CNBC
March 7, 2017 Snap, Inc. May Face Challenges Getting Included in Market Indexes - The Motley Fool
March 7, 2017 Snap Drops 12% to Close Below Thursday's Opening Price - Financial Times
March 7, 2017 Here's Why Snapchat's Stock Is Plunging - Business Insider
March 7, 2017 Snap Inc: How A Perfect IPO Scam Gets Derailed - Smarter Analyst
March 7, 2017 The Snap IPO: Speculation Without (Board) Representation - JD Supra
March 7, 2017 Will Snap Inc (SNAP) be Barred from Market Indexes? - Yahoo! Finance
March 7, 2017 Large Institutional Investors Want Stock Index Providers to Ban Snap Inc. over Voting Rights - Money Flow Trends
March 7, 2017 CII Wants to Bar Snap From Indexes - Investopedia
March 7, 2017 Will Snap Make It into the S&P 500 Index? - Financial Times
March 7, 2017 Rap for Chat App Chaps: Snap's Shares Are a Joke - And a Crap One at That - The Register
March 7, 2017 ETF Could be Tough Going for Snap - Investopedia
March 7, 2017 U.S., International Accounting Rules Face Divergence Pressure - Bloomberg BNA
March 7, 2017 Data Sheet - Tuesday, March 7 - Fortune
March 6, 2017 Investor Group Seeks to Bar Snap from Indexes over Voting Rights - Reuters
March 6, 2017 Stocks Fall: Here's What You Need to Know - Yahoo! Finance
March 3, 2017 Snap Shouldn’t Have Been Allowed to Go Public Without Voting Rights - Fortune
March 3, 2017 Laster: Remove the Cobwebs From Stock Record-Keeping - The Street
March 2, 2017 SEC Advisory Panel Eyes IPO Limits After Snap - The Street
March 1, 2017 Climate-Change Risks Take the Spotlight at CII Winter Conference - Pensions & Investments
March 1, 2017 Laster: Remove the Cobwebs From Stock Record-Keeping - The Street
March 1, 2017 Will Your Pension Fund Save the World? - The Huffington Post
March 1, 2017 3 Red Flags for Snap's IPO - Wealth Daily
March 1, 2017 Should Regulators Step in on Voteless Shares? - Bloomberg BNA
March 1, 2017 Blog: Another Theory On Corp Fin’s Position On Proxy Access Fix-It Proposals - JD Supra
March 1, 2017 How Snap's IPO Puts a 'Soviet-Style Economy' in the Most Innovative Sector in the World - Yahoo! Finance
Feb. 28, 2017 ESG Not Going Away, but a Lot of Work Left - CII Conference Panel - Pensions & Investments
Feb. 28, 2017 Activists Urge Exchanges to End No-Vote IPOs Like Snap - The Street
Feb. 26. 2017 The Complete Bearish Case Against Investing in Snapchat's Massive IPO - Business Insider
Feb. 25, 2017 Snap Supporters Find a Scapegoat in Jeremy Liew - TechCrunchc
Feb. 24, 2017 Insurgents Add Their Voices to Criticism of Snap IPO - The Street
Feb. 22, 2017 Investors Fought for Access to Company Boards: Will They Use It? - Bloomber BNA
Feb. 22, 2017 With Strong Founder Control, Snap Is Following in the Footsteps of Facebook... and Zynga - CNBC
Feb. 21, 2017 Opinion: 3 reasons you should skip Snap’s IPO - MarketWatch
Feb. 17, 2017 Republican Lawmaker Looks to Curb Investor Advocacy - Bloomberg BNA
Feb. 16, 2017 Anger at Snap's Non-Voting Shares IPO - IR Magazine
Feb. 14, 2017 Can BlackRock’s Larry Fink Make Snap’s Voting Rights Reappear? - ValueWalk
Feb. 9, 2017 Will Snap Be the Next Facebook — or Twitter? Knowledge@Wharton
Feb. 8, 2017 Facebook ‘Sorely’ Needs Independent Board Chair, Investors Say - Bloomberg BNA
Feb. 8, 2017 Snap's IPO: Sexting Arrives for Edgar! - The Corporate Counsel
Feb. 8, 2017 No-Action Letter for Microsoft, Corp. Prevents Exclusion of Proxy Access Bylaw Proposal - The Race To The Bottom
Feb. 8, 2017 Activist Investors Target Snachat Parent Snap Over Non-Voting IPO Shares - The Street
Feb. 7, 2017 Investors Blast Snap's Plan To Offer Non-Voting Shares - Law360
Feb. 7, 2017 Everything to Know About Snap’s IPO - Fortune
Feb. 6, 2017 Employer Groups Happy with High Court Nominee - Pensions & Investments
Feb. 3, 2017 Growth Worries Cloud Snapchat's $25bn Float Move - Evening Standard
Feb. 3, 2017 Lacking Voting Rights, Snap IPO to Test Fund Governance Talk - Reuters
Feb. 3, 2017 Snap's Decision to Offer Voteless Shares Angers Big Investors - Financial Times
Feb. 2, 2017 U.S. Companies’ Proxy Access Bylaws Similar on Key Provisions, CII Finds - Pensions & Investments
Feb. 2, 2017 CII Finds Growing Consensus on Proxy Access - Compliance Week
Jan. 25, 2017 Huge Regulation Cuts In 2017: Directors Beware - Forbes
Jan. 16, 2017 Proxy Access Reaches the Tipping Point - Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation
Jan. 12, 2017 SEC Backs “Virtual-Only” Annual Meeting Option - The Wall Street Journal
Jan. 9, 2017 Alternative Investments Forum Names Melissa Waller President of AIF Institute - Yahoo! Finance
Jan. 5, 2017 Calling All Financial Regulatory Fortune Tellers: What Would Jay Clayton's Policy Be? - Bloomberg BNA
Jan. 4, 2017 DOL Guidance Sparking Corporate Fears of More Activism in 2017 - Bloomberg BNA
Dec. 19, 2016 Will ESG Survive Trump? - Forbes
Dec. 1, 2016 Preparing for the 2017 Public Company Reporting Season - JD Supra
Dec. 1, 2016 Scaling the High Wall of Proxy Access - Bloomberg BNA
Nov. 21, 2016 SEC Proposes Universal Proxy Cards For Contested Director Elections - Mondaq
Nov. 15, 2016 Blog: CII Hunts Zombie Directors - JD Supra
Nov. 15, 2016 SEC Proposes Requirement for Universal Proxies in Contested Director Elections - JD Supra
Nov. 9, 2016 Cybersecurity Should Send Smart Investors Back To School - Forbes
Nov. 7, 2016 The 'Zombie Directors' Who Lurk on Corporate Boards - The Washington Post
Nov. 4, 2016 2017 Proxy Season Preview: Renewed Shareholder Push for Majority Voting in Director Elections May Affect More Small and Middle Market Banks - The National Law Review
Nov. 1, 2016 Nicklaus: Dose of Democracy Will Be Good for Corporate America - St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Oct. 31, 2016 Does Maryland Have a Zombie Problem? Shareholders of the Free State, Take Cover! Warns UNITE HERE - BusinessWire
Oct. 27, 2016 Blog: SEC Proposes Use Of “Universal Proxy” In Election Contests And Adopts Changes To Rule 147 And Reg D - JD Supra
Oct. 27, 2016 CII Applauds SEC Consideration of Universal Proxy Ballots - Corporate Compliance Insights
Oct. 26, 2016 Business, Labor Split over SEC Universal Ballot Proposal Foreshadows Political Fight - Politico Pro
Oct. 26, 2016 Universal Ballots Could Change Stakes for Proxy Fights - Bloomberg BNA
Oct. 26, 2016 SEC Proposes Rule Change for Universal Proxy-Voting Cards - Pensions & Investments
Oct. 26, 2016 U.S. Regulator Suggests 'Universal' Proxies for Corporate Elections - Reuters
Oct. 26, 2016 SEC to Weigh 'Universal' Proxies Sought By Investors - Reuters
Oct. 25, 2016 New In Town: Institutional Investors Moving In On Senior Housing - Pension360
Oct. 25, 2016 Will Institutional Push into SRI and ESG Bring Better Benchmarks? - Responsible Investor
Oct. 25, 2016 Take Back Stock and Share Voting with Blockchain Tech, Says Delaware Judge - Cryptocoins News
Oct. 24, 2016 The SEC’s Universal Proxy Rulemaking: History & What to Expect - JD Supra
Oct. 24, 2016 A New Push for Blockchain Voting from Delaware Judge - Digital Currency Executive
Oct. 21, 2016 Turning to Blockchain to Protect Investor Votes - The Wall Street Journal
Oct. 21, 2016 Accounting News Roundup: Audit Committee Disclosures; Brexit and IFRS; Underaccrued PTO - GoingConcern
Oct. 20, 2016 Delaware Judge Pushes for Blockchain Voting - CoinDesk
Oct. 18, 2016 The Big Number - The Wall Street Journal
Oct. 14, 2016 UNITE HERE Hosts Discussion on Risks of Alternative Managers like Ares Management at Council of Institutional Investors Fall Conference - Private Equity Closer Look
Oct. 11, 2016 Delaware Judge Urges Investors to Protect Votes on the Blockchain - cryptocoinsmews
Oct. 11, 2016 2017 Proxy Season Roll Out -- What's Next For Shareholder Engagement? - Forbes
Oct. 7, 2016 Debating Proxy Access with Substance, Not Bluster - R Street
Oct. 6, 2016 The House Financial Services Committee Delivered a Blow to Main Street - Business Insider
Oct. 3, 2016 SEC Extends Comment Period on Disclosure Update and Simplification Proposed Rules - Lexology
Sept. 29, 2016 Corporate Boards Need Regular Change, CII Conference Attendees Told - Pensions & Investments
Sept. 19, 2016 Corporate Judgment Call: When to Disclose You’ve Been Hacked - The Wall Street Journal
Sept. 19, 2016 Proxy Access Remains in Spotlight for 2017 Season - Bloomberg BNA
Sept. 12, 2016 Bill Easing PE Firms' Disclosure Gets House Approval - Bloomberg
Sept. 9, 2016 House Approves Reporting Relief for Private Funds and Advisers - Pensions & Investments
Sept. 9, 2016 License to Defraud - The Hill
Sept. 7, 2016 The $2.4 Trillion Companies Are Keeping in Overseas Tax Havens - CNBC
Sept. 6, 2016 Don’t Just Complain About the SEC, Do Something - ValueWalk
Sept. 1, 2016 Comment Letters on SEC Rules for Small Companies Call for More Nuance - The Wall Street Journal
Aug. 29, 2016 How Viacom Could Have Avoided Sumner Redstone’s Legal Dramas - Fortune
Aug. 25, 2016 Comments on PCAOB Reproposal of Expanded Audit Report Reflect Predictable Split - Lexology
Aug. 12, 2016 Is Shareholder Engagement With Companies Entering a New Era? - Bloomberg
Aug. 2, 2016 The Corp Gov Camel - ValueWalk
Aug. 2, 2016 UNITE HERE Raises Concerns Over Interval Leisure Group’s 10-year Poison Pill and Corporate Governance Practices - BusinessWire
July 31, 2016 Corp Fin Refuses to Permit Exclusion of Proposal to Amend Proxy Access Bylaws under Rule 14a-8(i)(10). Who is Gaming the System? - Lexology
July 28, 2016 Praise for SEC Disclosure Review Amid Disagreement - Bloomberg BNA
July 28, 2016 SEC Seeking More, Not Less, Disclosures To Investors - Financial Advisor Magazine
July 26, 2016 Executives and Investors Form Alliance to Drive Better Governance - Compliance Week
July 21, 2016 These Business Titans Are Teaming Up for Better Corporate Governance - The Washington Post
July 21, 2016 Governance Principles Backed By J.P. Morgan and Others Get Advocate Approval, Mostly - The Wall Street Journal
July 21, 2016 Some of Largest Names in Finance Sign On to New Principles for Corporate Governance - Pensions & Investments
July 21, 2016 U.S. CEOs Back Board Diversity, GAAP Adherence in Reform Push - Reuters
July 21, 2016 Institutional Investors And Corporate Political Activism - ValueWalk
July 20, 2016 Investors Want Sustainability Disclosures in SEC Overhaul - Bloomberg BNA
July 19, 2016 Major Investors Gear Up to Oppose Bill Regulating Proxy Advisers - IR Magazine
July 7, 2016 House Seeks to Block SEC Plans for ‘Universal Ballot’ in Corporate Elections - Wall Street Journal
June 27, 2016 Gender Diversity On Boards - A Driver Of Value - Forbes
June 27, 2016 VW Suit Maps Out New Route in U.S. Courts - Pensions & Investments
June 27, 2016 Family and Money Tie SolarCity Board to Prospective Buyer Tesla - Bloomberg
June 27, 2016 Undermining Proxy-Voting Advice - Pensions & Investments
June 25, 2016 SolarCity, Tesla Ties Spurring Questions on Board - The Salt Lake Tribune
June 24, 2016 SolarCity, Tesla Ties Spurring Questions on Board’s Independence - Bloomberg
June 23, 2016 Time to Rethink ‘One Share, One Vote’? - The Wall Street Journal
June 16, 2016 House Committee Approves Bills Tightening Proxy Firm Regulation, SEC Cost Assessment - Pensions & Investments
June 15, 2016 Three Nabors Directors Remain After Being Voted Off for Four Straight Years - Seeking Alpha
June 14, 2016 CII Sends Letters Opposing Proxy-Voting, SEC Assessment Legislation - Pensions & Investments
June 7, 2016 Once Disparaged, Will the Virtual-Only Shareholders' Annual Meeting Be Rejuvenated? - Lexology
June 7, 2016 Lululemon Founder Chip Wilson: We Are Losing, Vows Shake-Up - Fox Business
June 6, 2016 Which Media Companies Might Have A 'Sumner Redstone Problem' Next? - Forbes
May 31, 2016 Online Shareholders’ Meetings Lower Costs, but Also Interaction - The New York Times
May 26, 2016 How Sumner Redstone Created the Hotbed for Viacom's Infighting - MarketWatch
May 17, 2016 The Morning Ledger: Companies Quick to Blame Exogenous Factors - The Wall Street Journal
May 16, 2016 Corporate Excuses Abound in Tough Times - The Wall Street Journal
May 6, 2016 Facebook Stock Split Won't Be So Easy - Just Ask Google - MarketWatch
May 2, 2016 CII Issues Investor-Engagement Guide on Cyber Risk - Hunton & Williams Privacy & Information Security Law Blog
April 30, 2016 For Better or Worse, A Growing Number of Companies Move to Online-Only Shareholder Meetings - Omaha.com
April 18, 2016 Putting Pressure on Fees - Pensions & Investments
April 14, 2016 Resolution Targets BlackRock's Votes on CEO Pay - Bloomberg BNA
April 12, 2016 U.S. Clarifies Role of Lead Auditors in Corporate Financial Reports - The Wall Street Journal
April 12, 2016 U.S. Lawsuit Against Activist ValueAct Puts Mutual Funds on Alert - Reuters
April 7, 2016 Merger of CEO-Chair Roles Increasing in Large Companies - Bloomberg BNA
April 6, 2016 Controlled Companies Built for Comfort, Not for Performance - The Huffington Post
April 1, 2016 Why Viacom's Dauman Is a Dud - The Street
April 1, 2016 Use SEC Pay Ratio to Set Chief Exec's Pay, Academic Says - Bloomberg
April 1, 2016 Pressed by Activists, Companies Tying Pay to Performance - Bloomberg
April 1, 2016 Pepsico, Philip Morris Face Human Rights Resolutions - Bloomberg
April 1, 2016 Group Calls for Governance Practices for IPO Companies - Bloomberg
March 31, 2016 Companies with Unequal Voting Rights Underperform Shareholder Friendly Ones, Study Finds - MarketWatch
March 30, 2016 Merger of CEO-Chair Roles Increasing in Large Companies - Bloomberg BNA
March 28, 2016 Boardroom Changes Ahead at One of Tampa’s Biggest Mortgage Firms - Tampa Bay Business Journal
March 25, 2016 SEC Cracks Down on Vague Proxy Cards - CFO
March 23, 2016 SEC Cracks Down on Vague Proxy Proposals - The Wall Street Journal
March 23, 2016 Council of Institutional Investors Calls for 'One-Share, One-Vote' Structures - Pensions & Investments
March 23, 2016 Investor Group Calls For End To Dual-Class IPO Structures - Law 360
March 23, 2016 Council of Institutional Investors Names New Officers - Pensions & Investments
March 23, 2016 U.S. Investor Group Urges Halt to Dual-Class Structures in IPOs - Reuters
March 23, 2016 In Oil Rout, Some U.S. Energy Bosses Were Spared The Pain - Fortune
March 22, 2016 CII Conference: Private Equity Industry Moving Toward More Fee Disclosure - Pensions & Investments
March 18, 2016 Pearson, AFT Square Off Over Company’s Profits, Focus - EdWeek Market Brief
March 16, 2016 The SEC's Blueprint For Dealing With Proxy Access Proposals - Mondaq
March 14, 2016 VW institutional Investors File $3.61 Billion Suit in Germany - Reuters
March 10, 2016 Long-Term Investors Increasingly Hiding Behind Activists - Bloomberg
March 9, 2016 Coalition Pressures Vanguard on Political Spending Proxies - Financial Advisor
March 9, 2016 General Motors Company Making New Thrusts in Consumer Goods Sector - Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. - Seneca Globe
March 8, 2016 GM Says Shareholder Groups Need 3 Percent Stake to Nominate Directors - Reuters
March 4, 2016 Pension Funds Line Up In Favor of Proxy Access Bylaw Change at Whole Foods - Pensions & Investments
March 4, 2016 Macy's Changes its Rules to Favor Long-Term Shareholders - Fortune
March 3, 2016 Nasdaq Proposes “Golden Leash” Disclosure, but Will It Prohibit the Practice? - Lexology
March 3, 2016 New Investor Council Chief Talks Shareholder Worries - Financial Advisor
March 2, 2016 Pay Dals for Board Nominees Should Be Disclosed, CII Says - BNA
Feb. 29, 2016 CamberView Partners appoints Ken Bertsch as Executive Director of the Council of Institutional Investors - Institutional Asset Manager
Feb. 26, 2016 Council of Institutional Investors Appoints New Executive Director - Pensions & Investments
Feb. 5, 2016 The Most Elite, Stagnant Club for Old People: Corporate Boards - Bloomberg
Jan. 31, 2016 Deep Division Among Mutual Funds On 'Proxy Access' - Forbes
Jan. 28, 2016 The 2016 Proxy Season: What’s Ahead? - Lexology
Jan. 21, 2016 SEC Rule to Play Major Role in Proxy Access: Attorneys - Bloomberg
Jan. 18, 2016 US Corporate Governance: Have We Crossed the Rubicon? - Lexology
Jan. 13, 2016 Corporate Governance Alert (US) - The Hot List: 2016 Proxy Season Trends and Action Items - JD Supra
Jan. 5, 2016 Bramwell's Lunch Beat: Carson’s Tax Plan, Hillary Talks Taxes, Materiality Gripes - AccountingWeb
Jan. 3, 2016 The Golden Parachute: 5 Shocking Examples of Shareholder Rip-Offs - The Motley Fool
Jan. 2, 2016 FASB Proposes to Curb What Companies Must Disclose - The New York Times
Dec. 12, 2015 State Employee Retirement Official to Speak to Rotarians - El Dorado News-Times
Dec. 1, 2015 Investing for the Long-Term: #CIIFall2015 - CorpGov.net
Nov. 18, 2015 Proxy Access Update—Preparing for the 2016 Proxy Season - JD Supra
Nov. 6, 2015
Oct. 23, 2015 SEC Reverses Course on Allowing Companies to Exclude Proxy Access Proposals - Pensions & Investments
Oct. 21, 2015 Obama Picks Ex-Senate Aide, Professor to Be SEC Commissioners - Bloomberg BNA
Oct. 8, 2015 Government as Regulator - UDaily
Oct. 7, 2015 BlackRock Takes Its Own Advice on Proxy Access - The Wall Street Journal
Oct. 7, 2015 Key Takeaways: Proxy Access - Latest Developments - JD Supra
Oct. 6, 2015 Can A New Paradigm For Corp Governance End A 30 Years War? - Moneycontrol.com
Oct. 1, 2015 North Carolina Treasurer Outlines Corporate Governance Efforts of Retirement System - Pensions & Investments
Oct. 1, 2015 Whole Foods Faces a Whole New Ballgame, With Shareholders and Customers - Fortune
Sept. 29, 2015 Comptroller Scott Stringer Is Lauded for Work on Shareholders - The Wall Street Journal
Sept. 15, 2015 US Investors Have Mixed Feelings about Japan's Corporate Governance - Nikkei
Sept. 4, 2015 White House Considering Law Professor for SEC Seat - The Wall Street Journal
Aug. 27, 2015 Proxy Access The Next Governance Battlefield - Financial Post
Aug. 24, 2015 3 Things You Need to Know as a Shareholder About Proxy Access - The Street
Aug. 17, 2015 Proxy Access: Best Practices - Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation
Aug. 9, 2015 Proxy Access—the Devil Is in the Details - The National Law Review
Aug. 7, 2015 Microsoft Makes It Easier for Shareholders to Nominate Candidates to Board - The Wall Street Journal
Aug. 5, 2015 Investor Group Challenges Access to Companies' Boards - The Wall Street Journal
July 7, 2015 Suspended Stocks and Go-Karting Lawyers - BloombergView
July 7, 2015 Regulators Issue Competing Proposals for Audit Partner Disclosure - MarketWatch
June 27, 2015 SEC Chair White Spills the Beans on Proposal fFor Universal Proxies, Hints about the Exclusion for Conflicting Shareholder Proposals and Discusses Other Proxy-Related Matters - JD Supra
June 25, 2015 Delaware Governor Signs Bill Eliminating Fee-Shifting Bylaws - Pensions & Investments
June 24, 2015 Blog: CII Petitions SEC For Staff Guidance On The Proxy Rules And An Amendment To Item 5.07 Of Form 8-K Regarding Voting Results - JD Supra
June 22, 2015 CII Names Amy Borrus as Interim Director - Pensions & Investments
June 22, 2015 How Tempur Sealy Changed the Insurgency Game - The Deal
June 16, 2015 Opposition Increases Against Toyota's New "AA" Shares - In Auto News
June 15, 2015 More Foreign Pension Funds Oppose Toyota 'Model AA' Shares - Reuters
June 10, 2015 MOVES - U.S. Investor Group Executive Director Resigns - Reuters
June 10, 2015 Council of Institutional Investors Executive Director Resigns - Pensions & Investments
June 1, 2015 Corporate Democracy Movement Gains Widespread Support - St. Louis Post-Dispatch
May 31, 2015 The Trend Towards Board Term Limits Is Based on Faulty Logic - Financial Times
May 27, 2015 The Surprisingly Successful Push to Make Corporate America More Democratic - Think Progress
May 12, 2015 Delaware Senate Approves Fee-Shifting Curbs - Pensions & Investments
May 5, 2015 Herbalife Raises 2015 Guidance, Shares Jump 16% - CNBC
May 1, 2015 The Annual Shareholders' Meeting Will Now Come To Order Online - NPR
April 30, 2015 Stringer "Boardroom" Movement Finds Some Takers - Capital New York
April 30, 2015 Executive pay: The battle to Align Risks and Rewards - Financial Times
April 29, 2015 Canada: "Golden Leash" Arrangements Secure ISS’s Cautious Nod - Mondaq
April 20, 2015 Ashford Hospitality Trust Sues to Block Shareholder Votes on Governance and Conflicts-of-Interest, Reports UNITE HERE - MarketWatch
April 14, 2015 The $74 Million Award that Jarden's Board Values at Zero - Bloomberg
April 10, 2015 Council of Institutional Investors Adopts Policy against Automatic Acceleration of Unvested Equity Awards on a Change in Control - Employee Benefits Blog
April 6, 2015 The Corporate Governance Climate in 2015 - Huffington Post
April 2, 2015 The Rise and (Maybe) Fall of the Golden Parachute - The Washington Post
April 1, 2015 Council of Institutional Investors Elects New Board, Names New Chair - Compliance Week
March 30, 2015 Ackman Says Shutting Herbalife Down Is Key to Him - Reuters
March 25, 2015 Control Issues: How Media Moguls Keep a Tight Grip on Their Empires - Variety
March 23, 2015 Delaware Proposal Banning Fee-Shifting and Permitting Exclusive Forum Provisions - The National Law Review
March 20, 2015 BofA to Let Some Long-Term Investors Nominate Board Candidates - Bloomberg Business
March 19, 2015 Fee-Shifting Bylaws: State of Play - JD Supra
March 17, 2015 More Companies Are Going Virtual for their Annual Shareholder Meetings - The Washington Post
March 11, 2015 No Surprises In Delaware Bar’s Corporation Law Council Proposals On Forum Selection And Fee-Shifting Bylaws - JD Supra
March 10, 2015 City Comptroller Reaches Deals With 5 Companies on Giving Shareholders Say on Directors - The New York Times
March 10, 2015 Delaware Bar Association Law Council Recommends Fee-Shifting Limits - Pensions & Investments
March 9, 2015 Using Crowdfunding To Investigate And Improve Your Retirement Plan - Forbes
March 4, 2015 Vanguard and BlackRock Plan to Get More Assertive With Their Investments - The Wall Street Journal
March 3. 2015 Trian's Proxy War With DuPont Revives Dormant Voting Debate - Forbes
Feb. 19, 2015 SEC Roundtable Panelists Debate Necessity for Universal Proxy Ballot - Pensions & Investments
Feb. 18, 2015 Chamber Tells SEC Universal Ballots Will Lead to Proxy Fights, More Disruption - BNA
Feb. 11, 2015 Corp Fin Director Higgins Shares His Thoughts on Rule 14a-8(I)(9), the Exclusion for Conflicting Proposals - Lexology
Feb. 5, 2015 Withdrawal of Whole Foods No-Action Letter Leaves a Hole in Proxy Access Proposal Defense - JD Supra
Jan. 30, 2015 Pension Funds Don't Really Value Right to Sue for Fraud - New Study - Reuters
Jan. 29, 2015 SEC Staff Will No Longer Issue No-Action Letters on Conflicting Shareholder Proposals During the 2015 Proxy Season - JD Supra
Jan. 21, 2015 SEC's Division of Corporation Finance Staff to Express "No View" on Conflicting Shareholder Proposals This Proxy Season - Mondaq
Jan. 20, 2015 Kerfuffle over "Conflicting Proposal" Exclusion: What Does It Mean for Pending Shareholder Proposals? - Lexology
Jan. 20, 2015 SEC to Revisit Proxy Access Conflict Rule - Pensions & Investments
Jan 13, 2015 Institutional Investors Keeping Close Eye on Oil As Prices Continue To Slide - Pension 360
Jan. 12, 2015 Institutional Investors Not Amused by Proxy Access Exclusions - JD Supra
Jan. 12, 2015 Investors, Companies to Fight Over Who Pays Litigation Fees - Pensions & Investments
Jan. 9, 2015 DuPont’s Main Defense Against Nelson Peltz: Performance - DealBook
Jan. 5, 2015 Op-Ed: Halt the Mad Rush by Corporate Boards to Adopt Fee-Shifting Rules - Reprinted with permission from the Jan. 5 issue of The National Law Journal (c) 2015 ALM Media Properties, LLC
Jan. 3, 2015 Whole Foods’ High Hurdle for Investors - The New York Times
Dec. 10, 2014 Ancora Advisors Sends Letter to the Board of Directors of Rush Enterprises Inc. - PR Newswire
Dec. 3, 2014 Institutional Investors Team Up Against Delaware Court Ruling on Legal Fees - Pensions & Investments
Dec. 1, 2014 Investor Group Joins Chorus Against Fee-Shifting Bylaws, Asks Del. Bar to Act - Bloomberg BNA
Nov. 28, 2014 In Potential Test Case of Fee-Shifting Bylaws, Delaware Court Trifurcates Issues, Discovery - Bloomberg BNA
Nov. 26, 2014 Big Pension Funds Mobilize Against Delaware Fee-Shifting Bylaws - Reuters
Oct. 24, 2014 Commissioner's Concerns About Civil Penalties Temper SEC's Release of FY14 Enforcement Results - The National Law Review
Oct. 13, 2014 Pension-Related Cases Being Heard by the Supreme Court - Business Insurance
Oct. 6, 2014 Re-evaluating the Board Evaluation - JD Supra
Oct. 3, 2014 Panel Offers Differing Views on Governance with Public Technology Companies - Pensions & Investments
Aug. 25, 2014 Big Investors Push for Auditors to Sign Financial Statements - Money Life
Aug. 25, 2014 Asset-Backed Bonds Facing Tougher SEC Disclosure Rules - Bloomberg
Aug. 21, 2014 Big Investors Push for Auditors to Sign Financial Statements - Pro Publica
July 31, 2014 Dealpolitik: Management Takes Page from Activist Playbook With ‘Short Slates’ - Money Beat
July 7, 2014 Proxy Access Support Reaches New Level - Pensions & Investments
June 26, 2014 Have you ever moderated a panel on the implementation of financial market reform in a hall streaming a blockbuster World Cup game? - Bloomberg
June 23, 2014 High Court Gives Companies More Room to Challenge Class Actions - Wall Street Journal
June 20, 2014 When Activists Come Knocking - Lexology
June 14, 2014 Pay for North Carolina CEOs Rises 14 Percent - News & Observer
May 31, 2014 Not Walking the Walk on Board Diversity - New York Times
May 30, 2014 US Pension Fund Group Adds Activists, Finding Common Ground - Economic Times
May 23, 2014 U.S. Investors Group Urges Japan to Step Up Corporate Governance - Reuters
May 22, 2014 More on "Golden Leash" Arrangements - Lexology
May 19, 2014 Analysis: Credit Agencies Remain Unaccountable - USA Today
May 18, 2014 As JD.com Goes Public, Potential Investors Get Little Say - Wall Street Journal
May 14, 2014 CII Urges SEC to Require Disclosure of Third-Party Director Compensation - Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation
May 12, 2014 Winning Over Proxy Voters - Pensions & Investments
May 11, 2014 Where Majority Doesn't Rule - Wall Street Journal
May 9, 2014 Stein Urges Investor-Focused Disclosures, Rethinking Board Elections - Compliance Week
May 9, 2014 CII Conference Speakers Expect More Activist Investing, Collaborative Governance - Pensions & Investments
May 8, 2014 U.S. SEC's Stein Says Investor Rules Need Reform - Reuters
April 23, 2014 GE Names Ex-Vanguard Chairman as Lead Board Director - Wall Street Journal
April 4, 2014 Auditors Want Guidance on CAMs, Warn of Cost - Compliance Week
April 1, 2014 More Manager-Shareholder Talking (Op-ed by Ann Yerger, CII exective director) - Wall Street Journal
March 18, 2014 Investors Unseat CommonWealth's Board - Financial Times
March 5, 2014 Supreme Court Reconsiders Class-Action Securities Lawsuits - Pensions & Investments
March 3, 2014 Class Actions at Risk in Supreme Court Challenge - Pensions & Investments
Jan. 15, 2014 CII Petitions to Allow Split Votes in a Contested Corporate Board Election - Inside Counsel
Jan. 9, 2014 CII Petitions SEC for Universal Proxy Cards - Corporate Secretary
Jan. 8, 2014 Institutional Investors Petition SEC for 'Mix and Match' Board Elections - Compliance Week
Jan. 8, 2014 CII Urges SEC to Allow Shareholders to Split Proxy Votes - Pensions & Investments
Dec. 5, 2013 SEC Considers More Oversight as Proxy Advisers’ Sway Grows - Bloomberg Businessweek
Nov. 28, 2013 Some Big Public Pension Funds Are Behaving Like Activist Investors - Dealbook
Nov. 27, 2013 SEC Announces Agenda, Panelists For Roundtable On Proxy Advisory Services - SEC.gov
Nov. 25, 2013 'Golden Leash' Payments Fuel Debate - The Wall Street Journal
Oct. 16, 2013 US SEC Chief Concerned Investors Face "Information Overload" - The Economic Times
Oct. 1, 2013 Don't Get Caught in the Crosshairs When the SEC Deploys Its Full Enforcement Arsenal - Mondaq
Sept. 29, 2013 Toward a New SEC Enforcement Doctrine - Lexology
Sept. 27, 2013 Proxy Advisory Firms Should Split Businesses - Pensions & Investments
Sept. 26, 2013 White: SEC to Crack Down on Sophisticated Trading, Dark Pools - Pensions & Investments
Sept. 26, 2013 SEC Making a 'Subtle Shift' in Its Pursuit of Individuals - The Washington Post
Sept. 26, 2013 White Details SEC's Enforcement Priorities, Focus on Fines and Guilt Admissions - Compliance Week
Sept. 26, 2013 SEC Chair Says Big Fines Key to Attacking Wrongdoing - Reuters
Sept. 26, 2013 SEC Chief Says Enforcement Will Target Individuals' Misconduct First - Los Angeles Times
Sept. 26, 2013 On Stage in Chicago, JPM Director Jackson Offers His Apologies - Reuters
Sept. 26, 2013 SEC to Shift Enforcement Focus to Individuals, White Says - Bloomberg
Sept. 13, 2013 Passive Fund Manager Vanguard Turns Activist in Some Board Votes - Reuters
Aug. 14, 2013 Securities and Exchange Commission's Investor Advisory Committee Pushes For Oddly Named "Universal Proxy Ballots" - National Law Review
Aug. 13, 2013 Make the Sun Shine on Every Political Contribution - The Wall Street Journal
Aug. 13, 2013 Audit Reports Add Beef - The Wall Street Journal
Aug. 1, 2013 "The Curse of Zombies" - Coming to Theatres (and Boardrooms) in Canada - Lexology
July 31, 2013 Chair White Testifies on Rulemaking Status and Gives Possible Timetable on Pay Ratio and Other Rules - Lexology
July 28, 2013 Firms Set Curbs on Trading - The Wall Street Journal
July 24, 2013 Corporate Governance: The Curse of Zombies in the Boardroom - Globe and Mail
July 31, 2013 PFAs Collaborate with Local Investors to Hedge Against Foreign Dominance - Business Day
July 17, 2013 The 40-Year Club: America's Longest-Serving Directors - The Wall Street Journal
July 10, 2013 Deal Reached to Rein In Overseas Trading - DealBook
July 8, 2013 Loyalty and Accountability - Pensions & Investments
June 24, 2013 Pension Funds Lead Push for Proxy Adviser Oversight - Pensions & Investments
June 21, 2013 CII Pushes NYSE, Nasdaq to Remove Zombie Directors - Pension & Investments 
June 21, 2013 You Can't Shoot Zombie Directors - Lexology
June 6, 2013 Wal-Mart Board Seen at Risk of Losing Independent Voices - Bloomberg
June 5, 2013 Officials Tell House Panel Proxy Advisers Need to Be Registered - Pensions & Investments
June 5, 2013 Sen. Warren: Equal Voting Rights for All Stock Investors - The Hill
May 31, 2013 The Wachtell Bylaw: A Balanced Perspective - The CLS Blue Sky Blog
May 22, 2013 Dimon's Victory May Be Taxpayers' Regret - CNN Money
May 20, 2013 JPM... Again - American Banker
May 17, 2013 Investor Group Calls on SEC to Review Change in JPMorgan Voting - The New York TImes
May 17, 2013 SEC Asked to Review Shareholder Voting Rules over JPMorgan Move - Chicago Tribune
May 17, 2013 Investor Group Asks S.E.C. to Intervene on Access to Shareholder Vote Totals - DealBook
May 17, 2013 Platts, AMD Trade Secrets, Goldman Sachs: Compliance - Bloomberg
May 15, 2013 Considerations for Rule 10b5-1 Plans - Lexology
May 13, 2013 Buzz on Advertising Rising as Regs Near - Pensions & Investments
May 11, 2013 Amid Vote, Dimon Has Considered Departure - The Wall Street Journal
May 10, 2013 The Council of Institutional Investors Urge SEC Again to Restrict Executive Trading Rules - iBankCoin Financial News
May 10, 2013 SEC Is Pressed to Revamp Executive Trading Plans - The Wall Street Journal
May 2, 2013 Leading Independent Governance Experts and a Proxy Advisor Raise Concerns over Elliott Pay Scheme - The Wall Street Journal
April 30, 2013 Insider-Trading Probe Trains Lens on Boards - The Wall Street Journal
April 26, 2013 Column: Are shareholder bonuses incentives or bribes? - Reuters
April 24, 2013 CII Conference Takes Up Dual-Class Stock, High-Frequency Trading - Pensions & Investments
April 14, 2013 New IPO Law Cuts Costs and Public Disclosures - Santa Rosa Press Democrat
April 12, 2013 When Shareholder Democracy Is Sham Democracy - The New York Times
April 8, 2013 Calpers to Battle Zombie Boards - CNBC
March 29, 2013 Bad Directors and Why They Aren't Thrown Out - The New York Times
March 27, 2013 Rule 10b5-1 plans under scrutiny - Lexology
March 21, 2013 Analysis: Knives out for auditors as class actions go global - Chicago Tribune
Feb. 4, 2013 Analysis: Shareholder adviser ISS tightens screws on directors - Reuters
Jan. 25, 2013 Pension Funds Seek to Stop Big-Wig Insider Trading - Ring of Fire
Jan. 24, 2013 Obama nominates former federal prosecutor as SEC chairwoman - Pensions & Investments
Jan. 10, 2013 Boardroom Politics: Shareholders Suing to Learn Truth About Corporate Donations - Daily Finance
Jan. 3, 2013 Is New Insider Trading Plan An Inroad Or Off-Ramp? - Forbes
Jan. 3, 2013 State Comptroller Sues Qualcomm for Data on Its Political Contributions - The New York Times
Jan. 2, 2013 How Well Are Corporations Serving Their Owners? - Daily Finance