The Division of Corporation Finance of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission issued a bulletin reflecting its views on whether a corporation may exclude a shareholder proposal from being put on the agenda of the general meeting.
In the past seven years, governments across the globe spent trillions to prevent banks from failing and wreaking havoc on our economy. Europe’s answer has been a legislative framework for bank recovery and resolution and a single resolution mechanism.
The European Court of Human Rights ('the Court') dismissed the appeal of SNS investors against the expropriation of their shares and subordinated debt. Which questions would the Court have had to answer, if the appeal had been held admissible?