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HTMLHighlights from 2015 and Implications for 2016
Joshua Apfelroth, Lindsey Kister, Gregory A. Markel, Braden McCurrach, William P. Mills; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2016, previously published on January 19, 2016
A record-setting year for M&A deal activity, 2015 also yielded several important legal decisions and highlighted significant trends that are likely to influence M&A market participants in 2016 and beyond.

 

HTMLThe EBA’s New Remuneration Guidelines: Expanding the Scope of the Bonus Cap
Neil Macleod, David Quirolo, Nick Shiren, Jeremiah M. Wagner; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2016, previously published on January 14, 2016
On 21 December 2015 the European Banking Authority (“EBA”) published its final guidelines on sound remuneration policies (the “Guidelines”), together with its opinion on proportionality (the “EBA Opinion”).

 

HTMLOFAC Publishes Cyber-Related Sanctions Regulations
Peter Carey, Keith M. Gerver, Joseph V. Moreno, James A. Treanor; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 19, 2016, previously published on January 8, 2016
On December 31, 2015, the Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) issued regulations1 implementing Executive Order 13694 of April 1, 2015, which authorized the imposition of economic sanctions on individuals and entities determined to be responsible...

 

HTMLGlass Lewis Opens Registration for Issuer Data Report Requests, including expanding access to certain companies in Canada and Europe
Christopher T. Cox, William P. Mills, Gillian Emmett Moldowan; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 19, 2016, previously published on January 8, 2016
U.S. companies listed on the NASDAQ and NYSE, as well as certain listed companies in Canada and Europe,1 with annual shareholder meetings scheduled between March 1, 2016 and June 30, 2016 may now register through January 31, 2016 to receive an Issuer Data Report (IDR) from Glass Lewis. The IDR...

 

HTMLRegulations Limiting Executive Compensation and Administrative Costs of State-Funded Providers Upheld by Appellate Division, Second Department
Christina T. Holder, Pamela Landman, Brian T. McGovern; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 18, 2016, previously published on December 31, 2015
On December 30, 2015, the New York State Appellate Division, Second Department issued a decision in Agencies for Children’s Therapy Servs., Inc. v. N.Y. St. Dep’t of Health,1 upholding the regulations promulgated by the Department of Health (“DOH”) pursuant to Executive...

 

HTMLDelaware Chancery Court Invalidates Charter and Bylaw Provisions Allowing Only for Cause Removal of Directors Where Board is Not Classified
Andrew Alin, William P. Mills, Timothy Polmateer, Martin L. Seidel; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 18, 2016, previously published on January 05, 2016
In a December 21, 2015 transcript ruling, the Delaware Chancery Court invalidated the provisions of VAALCO Energy, Inc.’s charter and bylaws that allow for removal of directors only “for cause” even though VAALCO’s board is not classified. Vice Chancellor Laster ruled that...

 

HTMLThe PATH Act
David S. Miller, Jason D. Schwartz; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 18, 2016, previously published on December 28, 2015
On December 18, 2015, President Obama signed into law the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (the PATH Act).

 

HTMLPresident Obama Signs Cybersecurity Act of 2015 to Encourage Cybersecurity Information Sharing
Peter Carey, Keith M. Gerver, Kenneth L. Wainstein; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 18, 2016, previously published on December 24, 2015
On December 18, 2015, President Obama signed into law a $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill that contained the Cybersecurity Act of 2015 (the “Act”), a compromise bill based on competing cybersecurity information sharing bills that passed the House and Senate earlier this year. The Act...

 

HTMLClarifying Amendments to the Nonprofit Revitalization Act Signed Into Law
Christina T. Holder, Pamela Landman, Paul W. Mourning; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 4, 2016, previously published on December 21, 2015
On December 11, 2015, Governor Cuomo signed into law Chapter 555 of the Laws of New York of 2015 (Assemb. Bill 8118-B/Sen. Bill 5868-A) making certain “clarifying amendments,”1 effective immediately,2 to provisions of the New York Not-for-Profit Corporation Law (“NPCL”),...

 

HTML2016 Proxy Season - Quick Reference Guide
Christopher T. Cox, William P. Mills, Gillian Emmett Moldowan, Shane J. Stroud; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 30, 2015, previously published on December 17, 2015
The year is coming to an end and the 2016 proxy season is on the horizon. This quick reference guide identifies considerations based on themes from 2015, offers recommendations and resources for the upcoming season, and discusses expected future changes in disclosure rules that public companies...

 


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