A question we sometimes hear from clients during proxy season is whether to include the name of the proponent in the proxy statement with a shareholder proposal made under Rule 14a-8. Rule 14a-8(l) allows a company to decide whether to include information in the proxy statement on a proponent (name, address, and number of shares
Erin Gordon represents clients in a variety of corporate and financial transactions, including capital markets, securities, mergers, acquisitions, and banking. Erin advises clients on corporate governance, securities law compliance, corporate formation, and venture capital investments. She has experience in helping entrepreneurs in various industries, as well as early-stage, growth-stage, and established public and private companies.
While attending the Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Erin was a legal extern for the Hon. Mark J. Dinsmore of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana. Previously, she was an intern for the Bureau for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL).