shareholder approval


Many companies that are taking their stock plans out for shareholder approval this proxy season to replenish their share reserve are also amending their plans to accommodate recent changes in law, governance practices and new developments, such as the recent change that FASB adopted to the accounting rules for share-based awards (ASC 718) allowing withholding of shares to satisfy tax withholding rates at a rate higher than the minimum tax withholding rate without triggering liability…