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April 24, 2019

The Wall Street Journal – What’s Keeping More Women From Board Seats: Little Turnover

By Vanessa Fuhrmans

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April 23, 2019

Fortune – CEO Pay: What Was Disney’s Board Thinking?

By Erik Sherman

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April 16, 2019

Environmental And Social Shareholder Proposals Get Popular Worldwide

shareholder proposals

Environmental
and social (E&S) shareholder proposals are important topics with all
stakeholders including shareholders, employees, and the communities where
companies do business. Corporations are increasingly required to justify
policies and explain their approach to challenges that are beyond typical
“business management.” For example, some of these challenges like climate
change are global, while others may be more country specific. This Farient
Brief examines E&S shareholder proposals in the EU, Canada, U.S., China,
Japan, and Australia stemming from our Global Trends in Corporate Governance report.
After reviewing the various shareholder proposals across these countries, the
key takeaways are:

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April 15, 2019

Investor Relations Magazine – Think Tank Criticizes Activist Influence as Having “Negative” Impact on Shareholder Value

By Andrew Holt

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April 15, 2019

Agenda – Election 2020 and Banker Pay

By Stephanie Forshee

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