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Hitting populist note, U.K. proposes enhancements to corporate governance — will the new U.S. administration follow the populist playbook?

by Cydney Posner

One of the prevailing narratives of the recent Presidential election was that the same gestalt that drove the Brits to vote for Brexit also animated the pro-Trump forces and led to his presidential victory.  1,115 more words

Corporate Governance

Special Board Committees Earn Special Fees

Aside from the “big three” committees—audit, compensation, and nominating and governance—that are a fixture in almost every boardroom, boards of directors also call special committees for a variety of reasons. 446 more words

Board Committees

Does a low favorable vote for a say-on-pay proposal affect directors’ reputations outside the company?

by Cydney Posner

As discussed in a PubCo post last week, say on pay has had some surprising consequences. While there hasn’t been much impact on the levels of executive pay, according to this… 504 more words

Corporate Governance

5 Tips for Compensation Committee Chairs

Rob Swystun, Pristine Advisers

With excessive CEO pay being a regular fixture in the news, compensation committees have to be wary that their decisions about who deserves what can result in a lot of scrutiny for the company. 868 more words

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