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New SEC Guidance Confirms "Materiality Standard" in Disclosure of ESG Issues

February 22, 2020 [Center News Story]

Despite the objections of Democratic Commissioners seeking more prescriptive disclosures, …

EVA Less Correlated to TSR, Says New Study

February 22, 2020 [Center News Story]

Economic Value Added (EVA), the new poster child metric for ISS, is only moderately …

California Pay Ratio Tax Bill Passes House Committee

February 22, 2020 [Center News Story]

An income inequality bill calling for a tax on companies with high CEO pay ratios passed the …

Center Comments Highlight Why Certain Non-Compete Agreements Are Needed to Protect Critical Commercial Information

February 15, 2020 [Center News Story]

The Center On Executive Compensation has submitted comments to the FTC following the …

ICGN Encourages Investors: Ask Questions About Culture

February 15, 2020 [Center News Story]

"Many directors don’t know what makes their company’s culture tick," according to a recent …

SEC, ISS Hit Pause On Proxy Advisory Firm Guidance Lawsuit as Rulemaking Process Continues

February 15, 2020 [Center News Story]

In an interesting legal procedural development, the SEC and ISS have mutually agreed to put …