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    1. RIM Activist Investor: Split Company In Half For Sale

      RIM Activist Investor: Split Company In Half For Sale

      Two months ago, Toronto activist investor Victor Alboini, whose Jaguar Financial has a stake just below 5 percent in Research in Motion (Nasdaq: RIMM), said the company will be gone in a year. Wednesday, after CEO Thorsten Heins called in Wall Street bankers for strategic advice, Alboini said it's time to split the ailing BlackBerry developer in half for sale. During the day, RIM shares set a 52 ...

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    2. Proxy season results show dramatic shift in company-shareholder engagement

      Accountability and transparency expectations for companies and institutional investors increase as a result PR Newswire NEW YORK, July 26, 2012 NEW YORK, July 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Ernst & Young LLP report – Four key trends of the 2012 proxy season – reveals four emerging governance trends: the impact of say-on-pay (SOP) goes beyond compensation; shareholder proposal topics shift and agreements for withdrawal

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    3. Proxy season results show dramatic shift in company-shareholder engagement

      NEW YORK, July 26, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- A new Ernst & Young LLP report - Four key trends of the 2012 proxy season - reveals four emerging governance trends: the impact of say-on-pay (SOP) goes beyond compensation; shareholder proposal topics shift and agreements for withdrawals are reached; board accountability measures continue to strengthen; and, director opposition votes show change in investors' voting practices. In its analysis, Ernst & Young LLP finds that company-investor engag

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    4. GMI Ratings Governance Issue | Northrop Grumman Corp.

      Northrop Grumman Corp. has announced numerous changes to its staff, after repositioning among the company’s senior officers already contributed to a higher score in recent months measuring its governance risk to investors. The Falls Church, Va.-based defense contractor said James E. Pitts, the corporate vp and president of Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems since 2005, will retire December 31, 2012.  Gary W. Ervin, corporate vice president and president of Aerospace Systems since 2009, will ret

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    5. Broc Romanek is the editor of TheCorporateCounsel.net.

      Broc Romanek is the editor of TheCorporateCounsel.net.

      Broc Romanek July 24, 2012 With the benefit of a decade to judge its consequences, Sarbanes-Oxley is a mixed bag. Clearly, the law was not broad enough, as we still have plenty of governance failures that grace our headlines on nearly a daily basis. But as legislation goes, there doesn’t seem to be too much in the way of negative unintended consequences, particularly when compared with other acts of Congress. Even after Dodd-Frank was enacte

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