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Nasdaq Files Amendment to Board Diversity Disclosure Proposal

On February 26, 2021, Nasdaq announced an amendment to its Proposal to Adopt Listing Rules Related to Board Diversity, published by…

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SEC Adopts Amendments to Rule 15c2-11, Most Provisions Effective September 26, 2021

SEC Rule 15c2-11, which has been in existence for decades, was amended in late 2020, with an effective date of September 26,…

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Webinar Recording: What Comes Next–How the Biden Presidency May Impact Employers

From an increase in the minimum wage and adoption of a federal paid leave program, to enhanced union rights and greater scrutiny…

Labor & Employment

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2021 Proxy Advisory Firm Updates

Amid the flurry of policymaking at the end of 2020, proxy advisory firms Institutional Shareholder Services, or ISS, and Glass, Lewis &…

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Webinar: What Comes Next—How the Biden Presidency May Impact Employers

What Comes Next: How the Biden Presidency May Impact Employers Webinar Date: Thursday, February 4, 2021Time: 12:00-1:00pm ET From an increase in…

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SEC Proposes Amendments to Rule 144, Form 144, and Forms 4 and 5

On December 22, 2020, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) proposed a series of amendments to Rule 144,…

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February 1, 2021 Deadline For Notices to Employees Who Purchased Stock in 2020 Through Stock Options or Employee Stock Purchase Plans

This is a reminder for corporations that issue stock options of deadlines for various tax notices and Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) filings…

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation

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PPP 2.0

The 2021 Consolidated Appropriations Act was signed into law on December 27, 2020.  It includes $284 billion of new funding for small…

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Can I Require My Employees to Get the COVID-19 Vaccine? Yes, But . . . .

Anyone familiar with the law or with lawyers knows that legal questions rarely have simple answers.  Most of the time, those answers…

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Nasdaq Proposes New Listing Rules Aimed at Promoting Board Diversity and Transparency

On December 1, 2020, Nasdaq, Inc. (“Nasdaq”) filed a proposal with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) to adopt new…

Capital Markets