• SEC Expected to Approve Final Nasdaq Corporate Governance Standards
  • October 23, 2003 | Author: John T. Haggerty
  • Law Firm: Goodwin Procter LLP - Boston Office
  • On October 9, 2003, The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. filed an amendment to its proposed listing standards concerning director independence and other corporate governance matters with the SEC. As a general rule, listed companies will need to be in compliance with the new rules prior to their 2004 annual shareholders meeting.