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2018 ISS and Glass Lewis Updates

Posted in Corporate Governance, Proxy Voting
Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and Glass, Lewis & Co. (Glass Lewis) have both released updates to their Canadian proxy voting recommendation guidelines for the 2018 proxy season. The following summary outlines the significant changes made by ISS (ISS Updates) and Glass Lewis  (Glass Lewis Updates) to their respective Canadian proxy advisory guidelines. ISS Definition of… Continue Reading

2015 ISS and Glass Lewis Updates

Posted in Contested Situations, Mergers & Acquisitions
Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and Glass, Lewis & Co. (Glass Lewis) have both released updates to their Canadian proxy voting recommendation guidelines for the 2015 proxy season. The items updated include those pertaining to the definition of independence, advance notice requirements, by-law amendments, private placements, treatment of majority voting policies, shareholder rights plans and advance… Continue Reading

2014 Updates to Canadian Proxy Advisory Guidelines

Posted in Contested Situations, Corporate Governance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Proxy Voting
Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and Glass, Lewis & Co. (Glass Lewis) have both released updates to their Canadian proxy voting recommendation guidelines for the 2014 proxy season. Glass Lewis released its updates on December 13, 2013 and ISS released its updates on November 21, 2013. The items updated include those pertaining to corporate governance standards,… Continue Reading