Shareholder Engagement

Early Say-On-Pay Results Sending Directors A Message

If shareholders continue to be dissatisfied with CEO salaries, directors who sit on compensation committees may come under greater scrutiny.

Prepping For Proxy Season

ESG is back on boardroom agendas with a vengeance in 2021. Here’s what directors should be thinking about on each branch of the acronym.

Worker Representation Proposals Highlight Board, Employee Relationship

Such proposals have been defeated in the recent past, but boards that would rather head them off than fight them should consider taking the following actions.

Three Recommendations For Your Virtual Shareholder Meeting In 2021

Avoid challenges from investor groups by addressing problems well ahead of time.

Investment Firm Pushes Collaborative Activism When Working With Boards

If Mill Road Capital’s 'Sponsoring Investor' approach works for micro-cap companies, similar attempts by investment firms that focus on mid-cap and large-cap companies may follow.

It’s War: The New Dilemma For Corporations And Social Issues

How does a company walk the tightrope that looks more like a Gordian knot? Here are a few rules to get you started.

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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.