Society and NIRI Statement on Duffy-Carney Proxy Advisory Firm Reform Bill - May 17, 2016

The Society of Corporate Secretaries (Society) and the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) submitted a statement in support of the legislation drafted by Representatives Sean Duffy (R-WI) and John Carney (D-DE) to provide regulatory oversight of proxy advisory firms.  This statement was submitted to the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, in connection with its hearing on the Duffy-Carney bill on May 17, 2016.