Companies Face New Pressure From Shareholders and Regulators To Disclose Political Policies and Contributions

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Ki P. Hong Melissa L. Miles Karina Bakhshi-Azar

Ki Hong, Melissa Miles and Karina Bakhshi-Azar contend that public companies should expect more shareholder campaigns for information about political donations and other political activity. They note that the SEC also has signaled it may require new disclosures as part of its efforts to raise ESG standards.