Monthly Archive:: May 2014

Shareholder Proposals: Submission Deadline

How to determine when shareholder proposals are required to be timely submitted to companies ahead of a shareholder meeting:

19 Cool Things About Freeport-McMoRan’s ’14 Proxy Statement

19 great ways that Freeport-McMoRan enhances the usability of its 2014 proxy statement:

Women Weigh In: Board’s Role in Motivating & Rewarding Executives

This 4-minute video describes a recent report by WomenCorporateDirectors entitled “Going Beyond Best Practices: The Role of the Board in Effectively Motivating and Rewarding

Annual Corp Fin Softball Game: 1989-1990

A bevy of pictures of the SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance’s annual softball game between senior management & other staffers, circa ’89-90:

TechCrunch Founder on College’s Cost/Benefits & Entrepreneurship

In this 1-hour interview at Cal-Berkeley, TechCrunch Founder Michael Arrington gives his frank opinions on a wide range of topics:

Cap’n Cashbags: Recruiting Bill Clinton to Serve on Comp Committee

Cap’n Cashbags – a CEO – trying to recruit famous directors, who would then serve on his company’s compensation committee – a subset of

Evaluating Reg FD Issues

How to process situations under Regulation FD

ExxonMobil’s 2014 “Executive Compensation Overview”

For the 4th year in a row, ExxonMobil has put together a 12-page “executive compensation overview” that supplements its proxy statement:

Thanks for the Gumball Mickey – Corp Fin Alumni: ’90s (Vol. 1)

Some of the fine lawyers that worked in the SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance in the 1990s pay homage to the old Hasbro TV