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2021 State of the Union in Equity Compensation

Our annual State of the Union webcast covers the top themes to look out for in 2021. With a new administration and new leadership at the SEC, changes will cascade to all aspects of compensation, proxy reporting, and financial reporting.


Granting an Award with an rTSR Metric? Here’s Your Pre-Flight Checklist

With market volatility and uncertainty, there will be a record number of companies granting relative total shareholder return (rTSR) awards this year. We will cover the fundamentals you need to know and last-minute considerations as your compensation committee prepares to approve 2021 awards.

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Highlights from the 2020 Equity Methods Financial Reporting Symposium

About 75 controllers and directors of financial reporting joined us for topical peer-to-peer learning, keynote panel discussions, and networking.

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The Annual Equity Grant: A Checklist of Key Considerations

The annual equity grant is a critical juncture in any long-term incentive plan. Get control of the complexities of granting season with this checklist of key considerations.

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Human Capital Management: Deciding What to Disclose in the 10-K

In this third and final article of our series on the new 101(c) disclosure standard, we share five principles to consider when structuring your own disclosure.

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EPS Hot Topics for Equity Compensation

The impact of basic and diluted EPS is one of the most complex areas of equity compensation. We touch on some of the issues here.

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Human Capital Strategy Disclosures Under Regulation S-K: A Tale of Three Companies

In part two of our series on the new standard for Item 101(c), we look at what three early adopters disclosed in their 10-K filings.

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10 Themes Shaping the Decision to Restore Underwater Equity Incentives

With the economic fallout of COVID-19 making its way to equity and executive compensation, these themes should be on your radar now.

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Companies with Visionary Human Capital Strategies Get a Boost from Regulation S-K Modernization

The SEC released a new standard for 101(c) human capital disclosure. We unpack it in this article, the first of a three-part series.

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Avoiding Annual Grant Cost Surprises

This blog post details how different award designs can result in unexpected costs, and what can be done during the annual grant process to minimize risk.