Weekly Roundup: January 17-23, 2020

The Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation 2020-01-24

Posted by the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance & Financial Regulation, on Friday, January 24, 2020
Editor's Note: This roundup contains a collection of the posts published on the Forum during the week of January 17-23, 2020.


BlackRock Nudges Companies Toward a Common Standard (SASB + TCFD)

Posted by David M. Silk, Sabastian V. Niles, and Carmen X. W. Lu, Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz, on Saturday, January 18, 2020

2020 Global and Regional Corporate Governance Trends

Posted by Rusty O’Kelley and Anthony Goodman, Russell Reynolds Associates, on Saturday, January 18, 2020


Recent Developments in Charges of Insider Trading

Posted by Derek A. Cohen, James D. Gatta, and Zoe Bellars, Goodwin Procter LLP, on Sunday, January 19, 2020

The 2020 Boardroom Agenda

Posted by Debbie McCormack and Robert Lamm, Deloitte LLP, on Monday, January 20, 2020

The Global Sustainability Footprint of Sovereign Wealth Funds

Posted by Hao Liang (Singapore Management University) and Luc Renneboog (Tilburg University), on Monday, January 20, 2020


Termination of Merger Agreement and Material Adverse Effect

Posted by Jason Halper, William Mills, and Joshua Apfelroth, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, on Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Building Long Term Value: A Blue Print for CFOs

Posted by Bruce Shaw, Ariel Babcock, and Victoria Tellez, FCLTGlobal, on Tuesday, January 21, 2020

HLS Forum Sets New Records in 2019

Posted by Tami Groswald Ozery (Harvard Law School), on Tuesday, January 21, 2020
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SEC Proposes Amendments to Auditor Independence Framework

Posted by Lisa Stimmell, Richard Blake, and Courtney Mathes, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, on Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Standard for Classifying a Minority Stockholder as a Controlling Stockholder

Posted by Francis J. Aquila, Melissa Sawyer, and John L. Hardiman, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, on Wednesday, January 22, 2020


Lower Bar for Criminal Insider Trading Charges

Posted by Greg Andres, Angela Burgess, and Neil MacBride, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, on Thursday, January 23, 2020

Worker Participation: Employee Ownership and Representation

Posted by Irene Bucelli, Silvia Gatti, and Federica Soro, Glass, Lewis & Co., on Thursday, January 23, 2020

Compensation Season 2020

Posted by Jeannemarie O’Brien, Andrea Wahlquist, and Adam Shapiro, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, on Thursday, January 23, 2020