June 21, 2010
Below is an op-ed article, published today in the New York Times online here, that that might be of interest. The op-ed argues against attempts to incorporate into the financial regulation overhaul a steep ownership requirement for shareholders seeking to place any director candidates on the corporate ballot.
Friedman Professor of Law, Economics, and Finance
Director, Program on Corporate Governance,
Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA 02138
Copyright material redacted. Author cites to following article: Lucian Bubcheck, Another View: Don't Gut Proxy Access, New York Times, June 21, 2010 at http://dealbook.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/06/21/another-view-dont-gut-proxy-access/