Preparing for the 2011 Proxy and Annual Report Season
16 November 2010
Mayer Brown Legal Update
With the end of 2010 approaching, it is time to prepare for the 2011 proxy and annual report season. There are quite a few new developments to take into account when drafting proxy statements and annual reports, due to the passage of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act) as well as and rulemakings and guidance issued by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Key issues for the upcoming proxy and annual report season are summarized below.