Ins And Outs Of Say-On-Pay Lawsuits

Law360, New York (February 11, 2013, 12:23 PM EST) -- The number of public companies that have been sued in response to failed "say-on-pay" shareholder votes continues to rise. As such, companies should anticipate that these lawsuits will continue and adapt their executive compensation plans accordingly.

To help companies assess their current plans, this article will examine prior cases and provide guidance as to how companies can best respond to, or preferably prevent, additional lawsuits.


The genesis of say-on-pay lawsuits is rooted in the financial crises addressed in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer...
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