Melissa Sawyer Authors Blog Post on 2022 Proxy Season for Retail Industry Leaders Association 

March 4, 2022

Melissa Sawyer authored a blog post on the Retail Industry Leaders Association website titled “2022 Proxy Season Look Ahead.” In the post, Melissa highlights 2022 proxy season trends that the retail industry may consider when addressing Rule 14a-8 shareholder proposals. These include environmental, social and governance trends, institutional investors' and proxy advisors' voting policies and changes in SEC regulations. This year, environmental proposals continue to gain traction as institutional investors, proxy advisors and the SEC support enhanced climate-related disclosures. Proposals seeking DEI and HCM disclosures may also gain more shareholder support. To read the post, click here.
S&C's 2021 U.S. Shareholder Activism in Review and a Look Ahead is available here.
Our 2021 Proxy Season Review may be found here.