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In 2010, the Securities and Exchange Commission issued a Concept Release on the U.S. Proxy Plumbing System which included an discussion on the conflicts of interest inherent in the proxy advisory firm industry.

According to a recent Towers Watson survey, only 1 in 10 employers believe the pay ratio will provide important information to investors.

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Center Petitions the SEC to Revisit Resubmission Thresholds for Shareholder Proposals

April 10, 2014 [Center News Story]

This week, the Center joined with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the National Association of …

EU Unveils Fresh Set of Executive Pay Regs Including Binding Say on Pay, Pay Ratio, Proxy Advisor Disclosures

April 10, 2014 [Center News Story]

EU financial services Commissioner Michel Barnier introduced legislation this week requiring …

Companies Demonstrate Exemplary Pay-for-Performance Disclosure Practices in 2014 Proxy Statements

April 10, 2014 [Center News Story]

Since the beginning of mandatory say on pay, companies have taken steps to ensure that their …

Four New Say on Pay Results as the Heart of Proxy Season Approaches

April 10, 2014 [Center News Story]

McCormick, Delphi Automotive, BNY Mellon, & Schlumberger Ltd. all reported say on pay …

Simon Property Shareholder Suit Over 2012 CEO Retention Grant Dismissed After Plan Changes, But Challenges Remain

April 10, 2014 [Center News Story]

Delaware Chancery Court Judge Travis Laster has dismissed a shareholder suit against Simon …

Nearly Four Years Later, Just Over Half of Dodd-Frank Rules Done

April 10, 2014 [Center News Story]

Only 52 percent of the 398 rules mandated by the Dodd-Frank Act have been completed, …