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In 2015, 85% of S&P 500 companies received a "For" recommendation from ISS for their Say on Pay proposal for a second consecutive year.

Lobbying and Political Spending Disclosure Shareholder proposals remain the most popular ESG proposal among S&P 500 companies.

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Boards Frustrated With Lengthy Proxy Disclosures, Split on Need for Regulatory Guidance on Non-GAAP Measures, Says Study

October 15, 2016 [Center News Story]

More than two-thirds (70%) of public company board members feel the excessive length of …

Companies Continue to Question Relative TSR, According to Equilar Report

October 15, 2016 [Center News Story]

Relative TSR continues to lead the pack with regard to performance metrics, with nearly …

Institutional Investors Sound Off on Executive Pay: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

October 15, 2016 [Center News Story]

Although the views of institutional investors on pay and governance may be generally more …

Laying the Foundation for the Next Administration, Sen. Warren Demands President Obama Remove Mary Jo White as SEC Chair

October 15, 2016 [Center News Story]

Stating “enough is enough,” this week Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) called on President …

In Wake of Wells Fargo Clawback, Investors May Demand More Information on Risk Mitigation

October 8, 2016 [Center News Story]

In the wake of hostile bipartisan Congressional hearings and continued vilification in the …

Mercer Pay Ratio Survey Highlights Divergent Results for Varying Industries

October 8, 2016 [Center News Story]

In a survey conducted of 100 companies in 12 industries concerning the impending Dodd-Frank …