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As a strategist for the firm’s Corporate & Securities practice, Broc Romanek has a deep understanding of the regulatory and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) marketplace. Prior to joining Perkins Coie, Broc served as editor at TheCorporateCounsel.net, CompensationStandards.com, and DealLawyers.com, where he oversaw and managed coverage on issues related to ESG, corporate governance, executive pay, deals, and market trends and analysis.

In addition to his nearly two decades of working as a journalist and publisher, Broc served as assistant general counsel at a Fortune 50 company, worked in the Office of Chief Counsel of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) Division of Corporation Finance, was a counselor to former SEC Commissioner Laura Unger, and worked in private practice. He also is the author, or co-author, of four legal treatises, and has authored several books focused on the legal industry.

You’ll soon see our blog about how to give a “non-answer” answer in the appropriate circumstances; this one is more about ensuring everyone on your engagement team – when meeting with investor stewardship teams – is providing consistent answers and is staying the path with the proper demeanor for your engagement.

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Over the holidays, I was catching up on Season 3 of the HBO show, “Succession.” This season features more scenes than ever before implicating the topics that many of us handle on a regular basis. My favorite episode is #8 – the “Chiantishire” episode – where guest star Alexander Skarsgård plays a somewhat rogue CEO

Here is our last blog for this calendar year – enjoy your holidays! This feature of our blog is where our in-house readers share tips, anecdotes and thoughts about things that come up in their daily practice. This particular batch of thoughts relates to New Year’s resolutions [Part 2 is coming soon; feel free to

This feature of our blog is where our in-house readers share tips, anecdotes and thoughts about things that come up in their daily practice. This particular batch of thoughts is about working during your vacation or over a holiday [Part 2 is coming soon; feel free to ping me and share your thoughts – they