Understanding the Securities Laws 2016

July 21-22, 2016
New York, NY

David Boston discussed proxy solicitation regulation at upcoming Practising Law Institute seminar on securities laws.

Corporate partner David Boston spoke on the panel “Regulation of Proxy Solicitations.” The panel covered the following topics:

  • Review of the regulatory scheme and SEC requirements for proxy solicitations
  • Recent developments in shareholder proposals and how to handle them
  • Proxy contests
  • Proxy statements as communications tools: an update on formatting and presentation
  • Executive compensation disclosure and evolving practices relating to say-on-pay
  • Corporate governance disclosures
  • New “pay for performance” disclosure
  • Proposed Pay ratio disclosure

For more information about the program,  please click here