Corporate Governance Weekly Roundup: October 25-...

Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance

New SEC Staff Guidance on Shareholder Proposals

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SEC Announces Changes to Rule 14a-8 No-Action Re...

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SEC Takes First Step on Proxy Reform

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SEC Proposes Changes to Regulation S-K Disclosur...

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SEC Issues Enforcement Action for Regulation FD ...

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IAC Recommends Further Proxy Plumbing Improvements

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FTC Settlement with Facebook Over Privacy Polici...

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DOJ Issues Guidance on the Evaluation of Antitru...

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SEC Hedging Policy Disclosure Rules Take Effect

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State Initiatives to Increase Diversity on Board...

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New York Enacts the Stop Hacks and Improve Elect...

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Delaware Courts Emphasize the Importance of Care...

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Court of Chancery Emphasizes the Importance of R...

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S&C 2019 Proxy Season Review

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Business Roundtable Redefines the Purpose of a C...

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ISS Releases Proposed Voting Policies for the 20...

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ISS Releases Report on U.S. Board Diversity Tren...

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EY Releases Report on Audit Committee Disclosures

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Chief Justice Leo Strine Proposes Corporate Gove...

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BlackRock Releases Its Quarterly Engagement and ...

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BlackRock Releases Report Downplaying the Role o...

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Corporate Governance Update – Launch of 2020 ISS...

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CFIUS Modernization: Treasury Proposes CFIUS Reg...

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Delaware Court Again Finds Bad Faith Adequately ...

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Rita-Anne O’Neill Offers Insight on Materiality ...

ABA Business Law

S&C Hosts Webinar on Lessons from the 2019 Proxy...

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SEC Takes First Step on Proxy Reform

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Business Roundtable “Statement on the Purpose of...

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SEC Proposes Amendments to Regulation S-K Disclo...

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2019 Proxy Season Review Part 3—Say-on-Pay Votes...

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Steve Kotran Ranks as Top M&A Adviser for H1 201...

Mergermarket

2019 Proxy Season Review Part 2—ISS Negative Rec...

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Chambers Corporate Governance 2019 Guide

Chambers

2019 Proxy Season Review Part 1—Rule 14a-8 Share...

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M&A

U.S. M&A Deal Volume & Equity Value

Deal Point Data

Supreme Court Business Review: October Term 2018

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Technology Sector Leads U.S. M&A Activity During...

Deal Point Data

Delaware Supreme Court Reverses Dismissal of Bad...

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SEC Issues C&DIs on Director Diversity Disclosure

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SEC to Consider Changes to Rules on Proxy Adviso...

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SEC Continues to Adopt Disclosure Simplification...

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SEC Proposes Rules to Tailor Definitions of Acce...

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DOJ Issues Updated Guidance on the Evaluation of...

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DOJ Signals Renewed Focus on Officer and Directo...

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Proposed Legislation Would Require Additional Di...

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Proposed Legislation Seeks to Enhance Cybersecur...

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Senators Announce Plan to Introduce a Bill Impos...

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Delaware Supreme Court Clarifies When Emails Sho...

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Delaware Chancery Court Finds Controlling Stockh...

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Cornerstone Releases Review of 2018 Accounting C...

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BlackRock and State Street CEO Letters Focus on ...

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Vanguard Releases Updated Proxy Voting Guidelines

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BlackRock Announces 2019 Proxy Voting Updates

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Institutional Investors Seek Limits on Dual-Clas...

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State Street Announces Proprietary ESG Scoring S...

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The Conference Board Releases 2019 Study on Corp...

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Brunswick Group Releases Survey on Communicating...

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Diligent Institute Releases Report Analyzing ESG...

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ISS Releases Report on U.S. Director Pay

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Financial Disclosures About Acquired & Disposed ...

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Delaware Supreme Court Again Reverses Court of C...

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Global Deal-Making Totals $959 Billion in Q1 2019

Refinitiv

Deal Recap: Top Deals During Q1 2019

Refinitiv

S&C Partner Krishna Veeraraghavan Speaks on Heal...

Reuters

Review and Analysis of 2018 U.S. Shareholder Act...

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Sustainability Reporting: What Should Companies ...

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Corporate Governance -- What Boards Should Be Do...

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SEC Provides Guidance on Director Diversity Disc...

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AT&T, Bank of America and Coca-Cola Among New Si...

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ISS Announces Limited Benchmark Policy Updates

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Glass Lewis Releases 2019 Policy Updates

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ISS Releases Updated QualityScore Methodology

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State Street Announces Enhancement to Gender Div...

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SEC Releases Staff Guidance on Shareholder Propo...

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SEC to Focus on Proxy Process Reform for 2019

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Investors Petition SEC for Mandatory ESG Disclos...

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SEC Mandates Hedging Policy Disclosures Measures

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California Becomes the First State to Require Wo...

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Senators Introduce Bill Requiring Proxy Advisory...

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Elizabeth Warren Proposes Bill Mandating Climate...

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Tesla Appoints New Board Chair and Directors Pur...

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NY Attorney General Sues ExxonMobil for Alleged ...

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Delaware Court of Chancery Invalidates Forum Sel...

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California Court of Appeal Upholds Exclusive For...

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S&C Releases Practical Guidance for 2019 Proxy S...

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Spencer Stuart Releases 2018 Board Index

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Lazard Releases 2018 Review of Shareholder Activism

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Si2 Report Finds Widespread Sustainability Repor...

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Russell Reynolds Releases 2019 Global & Regional...

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PwC Releases 2018 Annual Corporate Directors Survey

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Deal Recap: Top 15 in 2018

Thomson Reuters

Top Industries for M&A in 2018

Thomson Reuters

Global Deal-Making Totals $4 Trillion in 2018

Thomson Reuters

Frank Aquila Named One of FT’s Most Innovative I...

Financial Times

A Big Year for Deals – and Deal Makers

The Wall Street Journal

ISS Releases Updated 2019 Compensation Policy FAQs

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SEC Adopts Disclosure Rules on Hedging Policies

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S&C Lawyers Author Article on Corporate Governan...

Wolters Kluwer

Market Swings and M&A

Financial Times

Frank Aquila Talks to Asia Law Portal About 2019...

Asia Law Portal
M&A

Sullivan & Cromwell Women Lawyers: Leading the W...

The Deal

S&C Partners Co-author Corporate Secretary Artic...

Corporate Secretary

Delaware Supreme Court Affirms Akorn MAE Clause ...

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Developments at the Antitrust Division

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S&C Partners Co-author ABA Business Law Today Ar...

ABA Business Law Today

S&C Partners Recognized as Antitrust and M&A Tra...

The National Law Journal

ISS Announces Limited Benchmark Policy Updates

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Preparing for the 2019 Proxy Season: Practical G...

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Potential CFIUS Scrutiny for Wingtech's Acquisit...

The Deal

New SEC Staff Guidance on Shareholder Proposals ...

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Corporate Governance Updates: Launch of 2019 ISS...

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Women in Leadership Forum With Merrill Lynch

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Mandatory CFIUS Filings for Foreign Investment i...

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Trump Signs Bill Expanding Jurisdiction of Commi...

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DOJ Provides Guidance on Successor Liability in ...

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Chancery Court Permits Buyer to Terminate Merger...

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Delaware Supreme Court Reaffirms Denial of Corwi...

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Delaware Chancery Court Decisions Calculate Valu...

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Chancery Court Awards MFW Deference to Earthston...

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Chancery Court Holds That Anti-Reliance Clause P...

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Two New Vice Chancellors Appointed to Chancery C...

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California Legislature Revises California Consum...

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DGCL Amendments Altering Availability of Statuto...

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Delaware LLC Act Adopts New “Divisive Merger” Pr...

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New Revenue Procedure for Debt Exchanges in Spins

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Treasury Department Proposes Removing Debt-Equit...

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S&C Hosts Webinar on Trends in M&A Litigation

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Implementation of Financial Services Regulatory ...

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Deal Recap: Top 15 in Q1-Q3 2018

Thomson Reuters

Top Industries for M&A Q1-Q3 2018

Thomson Reuters

Global Deal-Making Totals $3.3 Trillion in Q1-Q3...

Thomson Reuters

Debt Exchanges in Spin-Off Transactions: New IRS...

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Delaware Chancery Court Upholds Termination of M...

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M&A

Trends in M&A Knowledge Management

The M&A Lawyer

California Enacts Female Gender Quotas for Publi...

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M&A Reaches Record High

Financial Times

ISS Publishes 2018 Governance Principles Survey ...

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SEC Staff Withdraws Proxy Advisory Guidance Ahea...

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S&C Hosts Webinar on Lessons From the 2018 Proxy...

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Corporate Governance: A Look Back at the 2018 Pr...

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Melissa Sawyer Discusses Corporate Culture and E...

Mergermarket

Shareholder Activism Briefing for H1 2018

Thomson Reuters

Global Cross-Border M&A at 11-year High

Thomson Reuters

Latest Trends in German Shareholder Activism

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CFIUS Reform—The Foreign Investment Risk Review ...

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ISS Launches Annual Policy Formulation Process

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Recent Bank Mergers and Market Reactions

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German and Austrian Merger Control: Joint Guidel...

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2018 Proxy Season Review

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Global Deal-making Totals $2.5 Trillion in H1 2018

Thomson Reuters

Top Industries for M&A H1 2018

Thomson Reuters

Deal Recap: Top 15 in H1 2018

Thomson Reuters

Supreme Court Business Review: October Term 2017

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S&C Leads 2018 Deal Advising

Bloomberg

SEC Division of Corporation Finance Guidance Cla...

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Both Houses of Congress Pass FIRRMA Bills to Enh...

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FTC Issues Guidance on Avoiding Anticompetitive ...

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European Commission Imposes a €124.5 Million Fin...

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Chancery Court Defends Its Fair Value Determinat...

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Ninth Circuit Creates Circuit Split by Ruling th...

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Tenth Circuit Dismisses Securities Fraud Claim f...

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Washington Court Affirms Board’s Right to Reject...

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New York Court Enjoins Shareholder Vote on Xerox...

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Dispute over a Proposed Merger Escalates into Co...

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Current Trends in Bank M&A

American Banker

M&A Market on Pace to Break Record

The Wall Street Journal

The Deal Features S&C Partners for Leading Major...

The Deal

Global Dealmaking Reaches $2.5 Trillion

Financial Times

Lazard Report Finds Increased Shareholder Activi...

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Equilar Publishes Study on CEO Pay Ratio

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ISS Analytics Report Shows Increase in Virtual-O...

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Banco Santander and Broadridge Complete First Pr...

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Investors Pressuring Corporations to Act on Gun ...

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EY Releases Report on Independent Directors of 2017

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PwC Releases Study of S&P 500 Directors Aged 50 ...

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New York State Pension Fund to Oppose All-Male B...

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Equilar Index Shows Four in Five Russell 3000 Bo...

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T. Rowe Price Makes Clear Activists Do Not Act a...

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Association Groups Launch New Investor Coalition...

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SEC Updates Compliance & Disclosure Interpretati...

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SEC Announces Highest Whistleblower Awards Ever

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Altaba (Yahoo) Enters into Settlement with SEC t...

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Department of Labor Issues Guidance on ESG Consi...

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Congress Pressures Proxy Advisory Firms for Enha...

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Delaware Court Finds Reasonably Conceivable a Mi...

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New York State Court Issues Decision Blocking Pr...

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Women on Track to Gain Record Number of Board Se...

The Wall Street Journal

How to Prepare for an Activist Designee to Join ...

Law360

Q&A With Frank Aquila Published in Brooklyn Law ...

Brooklyn Law Notes

S&C Hosts WCD BoardNext NY Chapter Event on Acti...

WomenCorporateDirectors Foundation

S&C Partners Co-author IR Magazine Article on Ac...

IR Magazine

S&C Writes Lexis Practice Advisor Practice Note ...

Lexis Practice Advisor
M&A

Transactional Risk Insurance in M&A

Business Insurance

S&C Partners Co-author Corporate Secretary Artic...

Corporate Secretary

Global Dealmaking Exceeds $2 Trillion

CNBC

Mendel v. Carroll Decision Applied by CBS's Boar...

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M&A

Melissa Sawyer Shares Her M&A Experiences in Dea...

SEC Issues Guidance on Proxy Rules and Proxy Sta...

Securities and Exchange Commission

S&C Partners Participate in PLI Conference

Practising Law Institute
M&A

S&C Named to Law360 Legal Lions List

Law360

Melissa Sawyer Talks Stakeholder Engagement with...

Financier Worldwide

S&C Partners Participate in 2018 WCD Global Inst...

WomenCorporateDirectors Foundation

Andeavor Announces $35.6 Billion Merger Agreemen...

The Wall Street Journal

Competition Law and M&A: The European Commission...

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U.S. Department of Labor Issues Caution Regardin...

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Biopharma M&A on the Rise

Thomson Reuters

"Megadeals" Push Global Takeovers Beyond $1.2t

Financial Times

What are the Latest Trends in Shareholder Activism?

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Global Deal-making Totals $1.2 Trillion in Q1 2018

Thomson Reuters

Top Industries for M&A Q1 2018

Thomson Reuters

Deal Recap: Top 15 in Q1 2018

Thomson Reuters
M&A

Melissa Sawyer Talks to D&B Magazine About Early...

MCCA Diversity & the Bar Magazine

U.S. Tax Reform: M&A Considerations

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SEC Approves NYSE Rule Change on Announcing Mate...

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SEC Staff Issues Guidance on Shareholder Proposa...

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SEC May Revisit “Proxy Plumbing” Issues

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Congress Considers Expanding CFIUS Oversight

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CFIUS Blocks Transactions with Asian Buyers

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Hart-Scott-Rodino Act Revised Jurisdictional Thr...

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Delaware Supreme Court Sanctions Use of Deal Pri...

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Supreme Court Finds Chairman’s Objections to Mer...

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Supreme Court Affirms Dismissal of Fiduciary Dut...

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Chancery Court Dismisses Fiduciary Duty Claims D...

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Chancery Court Extends MFW in Dismissing Fiducia...

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Chancery Court Dismisses Fiduciary Duty Claims A...

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Chancery Court Holds That Stockholder Approval o...

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Chancery Court Holds That Buyer Could Not Withho...

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Chancery Court Grants Declaratory Judgment and S...

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Chancery Court Rejects Termination Fee Claim Sou...

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U.S. District Court Judge Dismisses Section 14(a...

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U.S. District Court Judge Dismisses Claims Alleg...

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California Appellate Court Finds Board, Not CEO,...

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SEC Issues New Guidance for GAAP Reconciliations...

Securities and Exchange Commission
M&A