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Since 2010 there have been only 15 pay ratio related shareholder proposals. These proposals have averaged over 93% shareholder opposition with no single proposal receiving over 10% support.

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.

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The Path Ahead For Pay Ratio

June 17, 2017 [Center News Story]

Although the news that President Trump may be close to nominating SEC Commissioners (see …

Supplemental Proxy Filing by Affiliated Managers Group Pushes Back on Proxy Advisors, 25 S&P 500 Companies Report Passing Results

June 17, 2017 [Center News Story]

This week, 25 S&P 500 companies reported passing say on pay results bringing the total …

Quartet of Governance Proposals Pass (Again) at Netflix; Climate Change Proposals' Watershed Moment

June 16, 2017 [Center News Story]

As the 2017 proxy season enters the summer slowdown, total shareholder proposals are on pace …

Center On Executive Compensation and Equilar Introduce the Incentive Plan Analytics Calculator

June 12, 2017 [Center News Story]

This week, the Center On Executive Compensation and Equilar announced a new online tool …

House Approves Financial CHOICE Act, Sending Dodd-Frank Reform to Uncertain Fate in Senate

June 9, 2017 [Center News Story]

The House of Representatives approved the Financial CHOICE Act of 2017, which includes the …

SL Green Becomes Second S&P 500 Failure, Activism Notches Low Vote, But 60 Other S&P 500 Companies Report Passing Results

June 9, 2017 [Center News Story]

This week, 62 S&P 500 companies reported say on pay results with New York-based REIT SL …