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    1. Ziopharm Comments on Institutional Shareholder Services’ Recommendation to Reject WaterMill’s Attempt to Remove Half of Ziopharm’s Board of Directors

      Ziopharm Comments on Institutional Shareholder Services’ Recommendation to Reject WaterMill’s Attempt to Remove Half of Ziopharm’s Board of Directors

      (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology, Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIOP) (“Ziopharm” or the “Company”), today issued a response to a report issued by Institutional Shareholder Services (“ISS”) in connection with the consent solicitation initiated by WaterMill Asset Management Corp., Mr. Robert W. Postma and certain other individuals (collectively, “WaterMill”)...

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    2. Podcast: Executive Compensation In Challenging Times: "What's A Board To Do?"

      Podcast:  Executive Compensation In Challenging Times: "What's A Board To Do?"

      Executive compensation is a hot-button issue, correlated both to tremendous growth in financial wealth and to rising inequality. In this episode of Law, Policy & Markets, Milbank  Global Project Energy & Infrastructure Finance partner   Allan Marks and  Executive Compensation and Employee Benefits partner  Mike Shah discuss current trends in executive compensation, including...

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    3. Activist Investor Ferrari Targets Environment, Social Laggards With New Fund

      Activist Investor Ferrari Targets Environment, Social Laggards With New Fund

      Activist investor Gianluca Ferrari, who has led campaigns against a string of mid-cap firms, is setting up a fund targeting companies lagging on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. Ferrari, who made his name pushing for change at companies including EDP Renovaveis and Retelit as part of Frankfurt-based Shareholder Value Management, said his firm, Clearway Capital, aimed to launch its first fund early in 2021...

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    4. Amesite Inc. Announces Appointment of George Parmer to its Board of Directors

      Amesite Inc. Announces Appointment of George Parmer to its Board of Directors

      ANN ARBOR, Mich.Nov. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Amesite Inc. (Nasdaq: AMST), an artificial intelligence software company providing online learning ecosystems for business, higher education, and K-12, announced today that global investor, developer and entrepreneur George Parmer has joined its Board of Directors...

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    5. Why the Voices Around Your Boardroom Table Matter

      Why the Voices Around Your Boardroom Table Matter

      From the moment you start your business, each decision you make will affect your future board composition. From selecting co-founders, to first key hires, to investors, to independent board members, it is easy to gravitate to those in your network, and that network can often be homogeneous. The familiarity of shared experiences and educational backgrounds has a dangerous trickle-down effect...

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    6. TreeHouse Foods Appoints Jill Rahman and Ashley Buchanan to Board of Directors

      TreeHouse Foods Appoints Jill Rahman and Ashley Buchanan to Board of Directors

      OAK BROOK, Ill.Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- TreeHouse Foods (NYSE: THS) announced today the appointment of two independent directors to its Board: Jill Rahman, an accomplished senior leader with deep consumer packaged goods strategy, marketing and operating experience; and Ashley Buchanan, an accomplished retail executive leader, with expertise in merchandising and private brands...

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    7. PureTech Founded Entity Vedanta Biosciences Appoints Troy Ignelzi, Chief Financial Officer at Karuna Therapeutics, to its Board of Directors

      PureTech Founded Entity Vedanta Biosciences Appoints Troy Ignelzi, Chief Financial Officer at Karuna Therapeutics, to its Board of Directors

      BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PureTech Health plc (LSE: PRTC, Nasdaq: PRTC) (“PureTech” or the “Company”), a clinical-stage biotherapeutics company dedicated to discovering, developing and commercializing highly differentiated medicines for devastating diseases, is pleased to note that its Founded Entity, Vedanta Biosciences, today announced the appointment of Troy Ignelzi as an independent member of its Board of Directors...

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    8. Everyone’s a ‘Teams’ Player, But Don’t Drop the Ball on Governance

      Everyone’s a ‘Teams’ Player, But Don’t Drop the Ball on Governance

      Communication platforms like Microsoft Teams have quickly become indispensable during the pandemic. FTI Consulting technology specialists Tim Anderson and Chris Zohlen say this rapid adoption has left little room for legal and compliance considerations or governance controls and offer questions counsel should ask to prevent future headaches...

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