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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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Center Survey Explores Company Reactions to Wells Fargo Scandal, Director Pay Limits

December 3, 2016 [Center News Story]

Based on Subscriber requests, the Center conducted a survey from November 15 to November 22 …

U.K Regulator Seeks Input on Sweeping Changes to Executive Pay Regulation, Including Pay Ratio, Workforce Viewpoints in Compensation Committees

December 3, 2016 [Center News Story]

Calling executive pay “an area of significant public concern”, the United Kingdom government …

Washington Update: The Latest on Dodd-Frank Exec Comp Reform, Potential SEC Chair Pick, Senate Letter Asks SEC Chair to Halt Rulemakings

December 3, 2016 [Center News Story]

With Cabinet nominee announcements beginning to role in, the Trump Presidency Transition is …

Equilar Webinar on "The State of CHRO Compensation" Features Center EVP Shelly Carlin

November 22, 2016 [Center News Story]

"HR executives are rising to prominence," according to a new Equilar webinar on CHRO …

Proxy Advisors Release 2017 Policies; Glass Lewis Opens Data Verification Enrollment

November 22, 2016 [Center News Story]

In preparation for the 2017 proxy season, ISS and Glass Lewis have both released their …