Preparing for the Shareholder Proposal Season

Marc S. Gerber Hagen J. Ganem

On November 16, as part of Skadden's Corporate Governance Series, the firm presented "Preparing for the Shareholder Proposal Season," a webinar focused on the essential information every company should consider when facing a shareholder proposal. Topics included proxy access shareholder proposals and bylaws, additional hot topics in shareholder proposals, and current issues on board composition. Speakers included Council of Institutional Investors Deputy Director Amy Borrus and Skadden M&A partner Marc Gerber and associate Hagen Ganem, a former member of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's Shareholder Proposal Taskforce.