SEC Issues Proposed Rules to Implement ‘Say on Pay’ and Golden Parachute Votes Mandated by Dodd-Frank

On October 18, 2010, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) proposed new rules and amendments to existing rules to implement "Say on Pay" and "Golden Parachute" votes mandated by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank). The proposing release...

Business Court Dismisses Derivative Action Against Duke Energy

You might remember the derivative action filed against the board of directors of Duke Energy Corporation stemming from its 2012 merger with Progress Energy. It received a lot of publicity . The merger was concluded long ago, but there's finally been a ruling from the Business Court dismissing the...