Yesterday, BlackRock released its latest proxy voting guidelines for U.S. securities. It also released its Investment Stewardship Global Principles, along with a 2022 policy updates summary. Here are three new items to be aware of:

1. The new guidelines remain consistent with BlackRock’s existing approach to engagement on board diversity. New for 2022,

A few days ago, Glass Lewis released two documents:  2022 US Proxy Voting Policy Guidelines and 2022 Policy Guidelines on ESG Initiatives (which apply across jurisdictions). Here are 8 things to know from these updates:

1. Increasing Gender Diversity Requirements for Russell 3000 Boards – As announced in last year’s voting guidelines, starting in ‘22

Deputy Attorney General (DAG) Lisa Monaco delivered an exacting message to the white-collar defense bar at the “ABA’s 36th National Institute on White Collar Crime” — the DOJ is stepping up its enforcement of corporate crime through several new initiatives.

Speaking to an audience of white-collar criminal defense attorneys, DAG Monaco marched through a series