Shareholder Engagement

SEC Commissioner Allison Lee Hints At Potential Climate And ESG Disclosure Rules

When government agencies, proxy advisors and shareholders all agree on the same things, it’s time for boards to move.

BlackRock’s Cameron On The Board As Competitive Advantage

To promote that necessary board evolution, Cameron recommends placing emphasis on the following areas.

Climate Strategy Gains Importance As Exxon Loses Board Seats

If directors on other company boards do not want to suffer the same fate, they should consider the following now.

6 Questions Boards Should Ask About Their Company’s Political Activity Strategy

While boards are generally not on the front line in making decisions about corporate political activity, they can play a key role in mitigating the risks and capitalizing on the opportunities.

Whose Idea Was It To Adjust CEO Pay—Investors, The Board Or The CEO?

Findings of a new study give supporters of stakeholder capitalism ammunition to question the motives of corporate boards that favor CEO pay increases. Three things directors should consider.

ESG in M&A: From Afterthought to Central Focus

The investment community now views ESG measurement as a core component of effective corporate strategy, Three things to keep in mind for future deal-making.

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Director Optimism Hits New Low In September

Corporate Board Member’s September reading of director sentiment shows optimism waning, as companies continue to grapple with unresolved challenges and lingering uncertainties.