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Questioning Recent ISS Study on the Impact of Board Leadership Structures on CEO Pay
Lyle G. Ganske,Daniel C. Hagen,Robin C. Melman,Robert A. (Bob) Profusek,Lizanne Thomas, May 10, 2016
Institutional Shareholder Services ("ISS") published a report in March 2016 arguing that CEO compensation is impacted by companies' board structures. More specifically, ISS argues that CEOs of companies with boards chaired by an "insider" have higher compensation than CEOs of...
U.S. DOJ Requires HSR Filing by Activist Investors, Rejecting Claim of "Passive Investment"
James P. Dougherty,Lyle G. Ganske,Michael H. (Mike) Knight,Bevin M.B. Newman,Lizanne Thomas, May 10, 2016
The Department of Justice has filed a lawsuit claiming that two ValueAct Capital funds violated the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act by acquiring over $2.5 billion of voting securities in two oilfield services companies, Halliburton and Baker Hughes, without filing an HSR notification with the federal...
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