SEC Reporting & Compliance and Corporate Governance Series: Preparing for the Shareholder Proposal Season

Marc S. Gerber

On November 19, Skadden presented “Preparing for the Shareholder Proposal Season,” the first part of our “SEC Reporting & Compliance and Corporate Governance Series.” The webinar provided practical guidance and insights on critical securities law compliance and corporate governance mandates. Topics included director diversity and board composition matters; workforce-related and other environmental and social proposals and developments; independent chair, special meeting and additional governance proposals; and SEC and proxy advisory firm updates. Skadden speakers included corporate governance head Marc Gerber and counsel Hagen Ganem. Guest speakers included Gianna McCarthy, director of corporate governance at the New York State Office of the Comptroller.