Sidley is pleased to share the Winter 2019 issue of Sidley Perspectives on M&A and Corporate Governance, a quarterly newsletter designed to keep you current on what we consider to be the most important legal developments involving M&A and corporate governance matters. Topics covered in this issue include the following:
- Delaware Court of Chancery Confirms That Forum Selection Provisions Have Limits
- Delaware Decisions Offer New Guidance on Discoverability of E-Mails and Text Messages in Response to Books and Records Demands
- Supreme Court to Address Whether Scienter or Negligence is Applicable Legal Standard for Claims Involving Tender Offers
- California Appellate Court Upholds Delaware Exclusive Forum Bylaw
- Cornerstone Research: Delaware Appraisal Actions Continue to Decline
- Bipartisan Bill to Restrict Rule 10b5-1 Trading Plans Sails Through U.S. House
- SEC Staff Allows Exclusion of Shareholder Proposal Seeking a Mandatory Arbitration Bylaw
- Company Charged for Violating “Equal or Greater Prominence” Non-GAAP Disclosure Requirement
- SEC Finalizes Rule Requiring Disclosure of Hedging Policies for Employees and Directors
- SEC Requests Public Comment on Earnings Releases and Quarterly Reports
CORPORATE GOVERNANCE DEVELOPMENTS
- Pressure to Enhance Board Diversity Disclosure Continues to Increase
- BlackRock and State Street Focus on Corporate Purpose and Culture for 2019 Engagements
- CII Publishes a New Guide to Board Evaluation Disclosure Best Practices
- Overview of the Current State of Proxy Access in the U.S.
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