Tag Archives: Shareholder

Political, Social, and Environmental Shareholder Resolutions: Do they Create or Destroy Shareholder Value?

Posted by Joseph P. Kalt (Harvard University & Compass Lexecon) and L. Adel Turki (Compass Lexecon), on Sunday, June 17, 2018 Editor's Note: Joseph P. Kalt is the Ford Foundation Professor (Emeritus) of International Political Economy at the John F. … Continue reading

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Shareholder Cannot Make S Corp. Separately Stated Item Election

S corporation’s account for separately stated items that flow through to the shareholder’s tax returns. They are computed on page 3 of the Form 1120S and then listed separately on the Schedule K-1. The idea for breaking these items out … Continue reading

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Live Nation shareholder sues to block vote on board members due to misleading proxy statement

By Rebecca Kahn, J.D.After the world’s largest live music producer awarded nearly $11 million in executive bonuses for exceeding 2017 targets, a shareholder sued the company and executives for including false and misleading compensation information in its 2018 proxy materials. … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Warren Buffett Shareholder

One of the highlights of the yearly business calendar is the annual meeting of Berkshire Hathaway shareholders. Every spring tens of thousands of the Berkshire faithful make the haj to Omaha, to hear the wisdom of Berkshire’s Chairman, Warren Buffett, … Continue reading

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IPO-Related Securities Litigation and the Idea of Shareholder Claim Mandatory Arbitration

As I have noted in prior posts, a number of commentators have proposed that companies filing with the SEC to complete IPOs ought to be able to include in their bylaws a mandatory arbitration provision requiring shareholder claimants to submit … Continue reading

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