Davies Governance Insights 2016

Authors: Ivana Gotzeva, Jennifer F. Longhurst and William M. Ainley

Davies Governance Insights 2016 provides analysis of the top governance trends and issues important to Canadian boards, senior management and governance observers.

The 2016 edition provides readers with our take on important topics ranging from shareholder engagement and activism to leadership diversity and the rise in issues facing boards and general counsel. We also provide practical guidance for boards and senior management of public companies and their investors on these and many other corporate governance topics that we expect will remain under focus in the 2017 proxy season.

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