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13 Feb 2012

Survey: Ownership Disclosure by Institutional Investors

Institutional investors face increasing pressure from issuers and regulators to be more transparent about their stock ownership and share voting. Sodali has had informal ...

31 Jan 2012

Interim Proposal Concerning Revision of Companies Act

Sodali with J-Eurus IR Company, Ltd., Tokyo
Sodali joined with J-Eurus IR Company, Ltd., Tokyo, in a letter to Japan's Ministry of Justice commenting on proposed revisions to the Companies Act.  The letter supports the ...

04 Nov 2011

Client Memorandum 2012

For the fourth year in a row, we are proud to send to you Sodali's annual Client Memo, discussing trends in corporate governance and the outlook for the upcoming 2012 annual meeting ...

01 Jul 2011

Comply and Explain: Should Directors have a Duty to Inform?

Journal of Law and Contemporary Problems
John Wilcox’s article argues that the directors of publicly held companies have the duty to explain to shareholders how the board is exercising business judgment and acting in the ...

01 Mar 2011

L'Esercizio di voto in Assemblea: strumenti per favorire la partecipazione dell'investitore nella legislazione USA

Rivista AIAF
The article, co-authored by Veronica Vari, provides a useful suimmary of the main features of the proxy system and the exercise of shareholder rights at General Meeting in the United...

11 Jan 2011

Everything you ever wanted to know about international proxy voting but were afraid to ask

Council of Institutional Investors (CII)
During the summer of 2011 Sodali was retained by the Council of Institutional Investors (CII) to work on a two-part project relating to international proxy voting: (1) a survey of ...

01 Jan 2011

Comply and Explain: Should Directors have a Duty to Inform?

Journal of Law and Contemporary Problems
John Wilcox’s article argues that the directors of publicly held companies have the duty to explain to shareholders how the board is exercising business judgment and acting in the ...

01 Dec 2010

Le novità in tema di voto nelle società quotate: l' impatto della Record Date in Italia

Rivista AIAF
Veronica Vari co-authors an article on the impact of the introduction of the record-date system at Italian General Meetings. …