Preparing for the 2019 Proxy Season: Practical Guidance for Directors and Board Committees

Corporate governance circles are abuzz with discussions about board refreshment, sustainability proposals and the repercussions of the #MeToo movement, among other hot topics. For most companies, however, these topics do not warrant immediate reactions. This S&C memorandum summarizes our recommendations and observations of emerging trends for the 2019 proxy season in response to the recent focus on these and other hot topics.