Hot Issues in Executive Compensation 2016

Brian V. Breheny Regina Olshan

Executive compensation and benefits head Regina Olshan and Washington, D.C. corporate partner Brian Breheny participated in "Hot Issues in Executive Compensation 2016," a PLI seminar held September 16 in New York. Ms. Olshan, who is co-chair of the seminar delivered an introduction and participated in a panel discussion titled "Tax Developments in Executive Compensation," which focused on Internal Revenue Code Sections 280G, 162(m), 409A and 457A, as well as other developments. Mr. Breheny joined a panel titled "SEC News and New Dodd-Frank Rules — Hedging, Pledging and Clawbacks." The panel discussed implementation of the remaining Dodd-Frank rulemaking, key areas of SEC and proxy advisory firms compensation-focused concerns, board composition and director qualification, Section 956, and the interplay of risk oversight with compensation.