Weekly Roundup: May 18-24, 2018

The Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation 2018-05-25

Posted by Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance & Financial Regulation, on Friday, May 25, 2018
Editor's Note: This roundup contains a collection of the posts published on the Forum during the week of May 18-24, 2018.

Board Performance Evaluations that Add Value

Posted by Geoffrey Kiel and James Beck, Effective Governance Pty Ltd., on Friday, May 18, 2018

Cryptocurrency Compensation: A Primer on Token-Based Awards

Posted by Alfredo B. D. Silva, Ali U. Nardali, and Aria Kashefi, Morrison & Foerster LLP, on Saturday, May 19, 2018

Does it Pay to Pay Attention?

Posted by Alberto Rossi (University of Maryland), on Sunday, May 20, 2018

Cash Windfalls and Acquisitions

Posted by Bastian von Beschwitz (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System), on Monday, May 21, 2018

Non-Delaware Decisions on Director Nominations

Posted by David Berger, Amy Simmerman and Adrian S. Broderick, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, on Monday, May 21, 2018


How Valuable are Independent Directors? Evidence from External Distractions

Posted by Ron Masulis (University of New South Wales) and Emma Zhang (Monash University), on Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Elon Musk’s Compensation

Posted by Joseph Bachelder and Andy Tsang, McCarter & English LLP, on Tuesday, May 22, 2018





The DOJ’s New “Piling On” Policy

Posted by Brad Karp, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, on Thursday, May 24, 2018