It is once again time to prepare for proxy and annual report season. Companies will have to weigh various considerations this upcoming proxy season, including the objectives of new leadership at the US Securities and Exchange Commission, reporting obligations relating to human capital and environmental, social and governance (ESG) matters, and, of course, discussing in various contexts the ongoing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic in a company’s filings.
During this session, Mayer Brown partners, Jennifer Carlson and Christina Thomas, Mayer Brown counsel, Laura Richman, and Georgeson Managing Director of Business Development & Corporate Strategy, Brigid Rosati, will discuss issues impacting the 2022 proxy season. Topics will include, among others:
- Shareholder Proposals
- ESG matters
- Human Capital Management
- Board Diversity
- Virtual Meetings
- Compensation Disclosures
- Director and Officer Questionnaires
- Risk Factors
- Management's Discussion and Analysis
- Electronic Signature on SEC filings
To learn more and to register, please visit the event website.