Upcoming Events

Partner Kelly Malafis will participate in a panel discussion on “Mind the Gap: GAAP vs. Non-GAAP Metrics for Incentive Plans”. The discussion will focus on the SEC’s crackdown on the use of non-GAAP metrics and how companies…

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Partner Melissa Burek will participate in a panel discussion on “Hot Topics in Equity Compensation”. This year promises upheaval and late-breaking developments, both in terms of legislation and plan design. This session, featuring key thought leaders, will cover the…

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Principal Matt Vnuk will participate in a panel discussion on “So You Say I Have a Noncompete… What Are You Going to Do About It?” This panel is your guide to noncompete provisions, including common misunderstandings and mistakes, market data…

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Past Events

Principal Shaun Bisman will participate in a webinar on “The Impacts of Pay Ratio Disclosure Rule on CEOs and Companies”. The webinar will focus on highlights of the pay ratio disclosure rule, potential impacts on companies, key issues to consider…

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Partner Dan Laddin will participate in a panel discussion on “Hiring Senior Executives and Executive Transitions”. The discussion will focus timing and governance process (planned or unplanned), key issues in new hire and separation arrangements, disclosure (press release, 8-k…

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Partner Eric Hosken and Associate Kyle Eastman will present “Long Term Incentive Design and the Corporate Life Cycle”. Each stage of the corporate life cycle presents unique strategic challenges. For companies in the growth stage, generating consumer demand and capturing…

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Partner Melissa Burek will participate in a panel discussion on “Director Pay: Balancing Ownership and Incentives With Objectivity”. Over the past few years, director compensation has shifted and now includes a heavier mix of equity in the past. Even if…

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Partner Eric Hosken and Principal Matt Vnuk will review current trends in long-term incentive (LTI) programs and analyze the implicit pay for performance relationship in LTI programs. Long-term incentive programs play a key role in pay and performance…

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Principal Matt Vnuk will participate in a webinar on “Creating Pay Peer Groups That Will Earn Shareholder Approval”. Investors and proxy advisors have shined a light on peer group creation and benchmarking in recent years, and they want to ensure…

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Boards Enhance Peer Group Disclosures

By Agenda Week | Sep 12, 2017 | Read more

Partner Margaret Engel and Principal Matt Vnuk provide some advice on how to approach peer group development in

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By The Wall Street Journal | Aug 15, 2017 | Read more

In a CAP study by Margaret Engel and Melissa Burek, use of aircraft was the most prevalent perquisite

Compensation Comparison

By c-suiteinsight.com | Aug 1, 2017 | Read more

Partner Margaret Engel and Principal Matt Vnuk explain how the peer selection process has changed in the recent