Marc Treviño and Melissa Sawyer Co-author Corporate Secretary Article on Preparing for the 2019 Proxy Season

December 13, 2018
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Marc Treviño and Melissa Sawyer co-authored an article in Corporate Secretary, titled “How to prepare for 2019’s proxy season.” Published on December 13, the article focused on best tactics for boards as shareholder targets change. The article offered corporate governance insights into how corporate boards should prepare for the 2019 proxy season, such as taking the right steps to request no-action relief, considering a management counterproposal, considering revising board matrices in light of the New York City Comptroller’s new agenda, discussing committing to diverse candidate pools and paying attention to new disclosures on CEO pay ratios.

The article was based on the S&C Publication “Preparing for the 2019 Proxy Season: Practical Guidance for Directors and Board Committees.” Stay tuned for our upcoming S&C Critical Insights episode on sustainability reporting.