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Amazon, Facebook Pay Ratios Make Headlines as S&P 500 Pay Ratio Filing Pace Begins to Slow

April 21, 2018 [Center News Story]

Proxy statement filing season for the S&P 500 has hit its crescendo as and the number of …

Unilever Under Fire From Proxy Advisors on Streamlined Pay Structure

April 21, 2018 [Center News Story]

Two proxy advisors have raised concerns over consumer goods giant Unilever in advance of the …

Netflix Hit with Shareholder Suit Alleging “Rigged” Executive Bonus Targets

April 21, 2018 [Center News Story]

In a new shareholder derivative suit unveiled this week, several Netflix executives – but …

Investors Highlight Need for Simplification of Executive Pay at CII Roundtable

April 21, 2018 [Center News Story]

Pay magnitude, design, complexity and disclosure were discussed at a recent Council of …

Media Outlets Launch Pay Ratio "Check Your Pay" Tools; More WSJ Analysis of Peer Pay Ratios, Noteworthy Disclosures from S&P 500 Companies

April 14, 2018 [Center News Story]

With more than 329 pay ratio disclosures to date, the format and content of S&P 500 …

Center's Ani Huang Featured in Bloomberg Law Blog, "The Importance of Performance in Say on Pay"

April 14, 2018 [Center News Story]

Companies should "prioritize direct engagement with shareholders on the issues that matter …