dual-class share structures

Wilson Sonsini Partner and Known Trends Editorial Board member Richard Blake recently joined Evan Epstein on the Boardroom Governance Podcast to discuss the firm’s 2023 Silicon Valley 150 (SV150) Corporate Governance Report. Richard and Evan talk about some of the findings, including the evolution of shareholder virtual meetings, board committee structures, board and officer diversity, dual-class share structures, ESG disclosures, compensation, shareholder activism, and more.

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On April 17, 2023, S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) announced a major change to its inclusion criteria. Effective immediately, all companies with multi-class share structures will be eligible for inclusion in the S&P 1500 Composite and its component indices, which include the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400, and S&P

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