Neil McCarthy


  • Sunday, April 1, 2007
    The answers to the questions below are based on comments that the interviewees received from users of the Advantage - Corporate Collection. Readers who are interested in finding out more about the Advantage or who are interested in signing up for a live demo of the system should visit Editor: Why have corporate secretaries and general...
  • Monday, January 1, 2007
    Editor: Each year, a few key issues command the attention of shareholders, regulators and the media as corporations host their annual meetings. What issues do you see getting attention during this year's annual meeting season?
  • Friday, December 1, 2006
    Currently, most public company M&A deals are structured as a 'one-step merger' of the target company with the buyer or a shell subsidiary of the buyer. Shareholders must vote to approve these deals, which require the target company to solicit proxies using an SEC-cleared proxy statement. If the requisite shareholder approval is obtained, all the...