Navigating the 2015 Annual Report and Proxy Season

Minneapolis, MN
Tuesday, January 06, 2015
Navigating the 2015 Annual Report and Proxy Season
Tuesday, January 06, 2015 7:45 AM - 10:45 AM (Central Time)

Faegre Baker Daniels
Wells Fargo Center
90 South Seventh Street
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Map and Directions

Please join us for our 2015 proxy season breakfast seminar on Tuesday, January 6, to discuss developments and trends affecting the upcoming year-end process and annual meeting season for public companies.

During the seminar, we will:

  • Discuss developments affecting corporate bylaws, including trends in adoption of exclusive forum and fee-shifting bylaws
  • Summarize recent changes to ISS and Glass Lewis voting policies affecting 2015 annual meetings
  • Review the first year of conflict minerals disclosures and considerations for year two
  • Review SEC enforcement activities and shareholder lawsuits
  • Summarize best practices for equity award approvals, including review of state law considerations
  • Provide an overview of exhibit filing requirements and tips for compliance
  • Discuss shareholder proposal trends
  • Provide reminders and best practices for enhancing proxy statement disclosures
  • Outline other governance and compliance reminders applicable to the 2015 proxy season
  • Provide examples of disclosures reflecting current trends
  • Provide compliance checklists

An application for standard Minnesota CLE credit will be submitted. CPE credit will be available. For more information on CPE credit, click on the Continuing Education tab above.


Contact Information

  • Whitney Yopp
    +1 612 766 7145