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CalPERS May Boycott Dual-Class IPOs

CalPERS is considering a policy of not investing in the initial public offerings (IPOs) of dual-class companies where shareowning is structured so that a minority will control the majority of the votes. From what I have seen, CalPERS has already opposed those that exist but this step would allow the retirement system to avoid purchasing shares in such companies as they enter the market, even though they may be included in various indexes included in the fund’s portfolio. Continue Reading →

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Webinar: Proxy Access Private Ordering under Rule 14a-8

Blank Rome LLP and Laurel Hill Advisory Group, LLC are hosting a complimentary webinar on Tuesday, October 18, 2011, at 12:00 pm EST to discuss how to prepare for the “private ordering” of proxy access under the amended provisions of Rule 14a-8. Full details can be found at the attached link.

Numerous issues and questions relating to the new Rule 14a-8 shareholder proposal rules that now permit shareholders to submit proxy access proposals and how they will affect the 2012 proxy season will be discussed.

By registering it will ensure that you get notified when we post the replay and the related presentation materials.

To register for this complimentary webinar, please click here.

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