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    Does ISS' Voting Recommendations Reflect Analysis Or Consensus?

    I always appreciate comments from readers of this blog.  One reader responded to yesterday's post concerning ISS opposition to classified boards: "You seem to be under the impression that ISS comes up with its guidelines through academic research. ...

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    Is ISS A Board Declassification Denier?

    Institutional Shareholder Services (aka ISS) recently published its 2018 Americas Proxy Voting Guidelines Update.  Among other changes, ISS will now recommend a vote against or withhold from the entire board of directors (except new nominees,...

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