• SEC Amends Proxy Rules to Facilitate Electronic Shareholder Forums
  • April 15, 2008
  • Law Firm: Ropes & Gray LLP - Boston Office
  • On February 25, 2008, the Securities and Exchange Commission's amendments to the federal proxy rules facilitating electronic shareholder forums, or e-forums, took effect. The stated purpose of the amendments, which can be found here, is to facilitate greater online interaction among shareholders and issuers and allow for innovation and experimentation.