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SEC Commissioner Cites Executive Pay in Calling for End to Corporate Buyback Safe Harbor

June 16, 2018 [Center News Story]

Consistent with ongoing Democratic skepticism regarding companies' motivation behind stock …

UK Poised to Unveil Pay Ratio Legislation, Required Justification of Pay Gap

June 16, 2018 [Center News Story]

Lawmakers in the United Kingdom's Department for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy …

Gallup Poll Data Shows Decline in Support for Federal Government Executive Pay Limitations

June 16, 2018 [Center News Story]

Less than half of Americans favor federal government imposition to limit executive …

ISS, Glass Lewis Respond to Senate Letters Demanding Answers into Proxy Advisory Firm Industry, Practices

June 9, 2018 [Center News Story]

Last week, proxy advisory firms Glass Lewis and ISS responded to dual letters sent to the …

More than 60 S&P 500 Companies Post Passing Say on Pay Results as Proxy Season Nears End

June 9, 2018 [Center News Story]

Since the Center’s last update, 61 S&P 500 companies reported passing say on pay …

Center Presses for Legislation to Update Resubmission Thresholds for Shareholder Proposals

June 9, 2018 [Center News Story]

The Center On Executive Compensation joined several other business groups this week in …