Preparing for the 2017 Proxy Season

Focus on Shareholder Activism, Evolving Corporate Governance Issues, and the Trump Administration

01/18/2017 11:30 a.m. - 01:30 p.m.

Public Companies Counseling + Compliance and Corporate Governance

Morrison & Foerster
755 Page Mill Road
Palo Alto, California 94304

Gavin B. GroverMurray A. IndickDavid M. Lynn, and John M. Rafferty

Gavin B. GroverMurray A. IndickDavid M. Lynn, and John M. Rafferty

Seminar

Olivia Meme
paevents@mofo.com
(415) 268-7201

Please join us for this program designed to help corporate counsel navigate the rapidly changing landscape for the 2017 proxy season, with a specific focus on expected areas of shareholder activism, evolving corporate governance issues, and the potential impact of the Trump administration. The program will be held in Morrison & Foerster’s Palo Alto office on January 18 and Morrison & Foerster’s San Francisco office on January 19.

Hot-button issues that will be covered include:

  • Potential Impact of Trump Administration on Dodd-Frank and Other SEC Rulemaking
  • Potential Impact of the Trump Administration on SEC Enforcement
  • Preparing for Shareholder Activism in 2017
  • Preparing for an Activist Nominee on Your Board
  • What to Expect with Shareholder Proposals
  • Implementing Effective Shareholder Engagement Strategies
  • Defensive Proxy Statement Drafting
  • ISS and Glass Lewis Updates for 2017
  • Preparing for CEO Pay Ratio Disclosure
  • Evolving Corporate Governance Issues, Including Proxy Access and Say-on-Pay

Speakers:

  • Gavin Grover, Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • Murray Indick, Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • David Lynn, Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • Paul Schulman, Managing Director, MacKenzie Partners
  • Tom Johnson, CEO, Abernathy MacGregor
  • John Rafferty, Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP (moderator)

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