On September 13, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP partners Marc Treviño and Melissa Sawyer presented a webinar program titled “Lessons From the 2018 Proxy Season” on lessons learned from the 2018 proxy season and advance planning for 2019, including:
Rule 14a-8 shareholder proposals
Analysis of ISS negative recommendations against directors
Potential developments for 2019
The 45-minute presentation was followed by a 15-minute Q&A. The program was designed to benefit general counsel, corporate secretaries and other individuals with responsibility for governance decisions and responses to shareholder proposals. CLE credit was available.