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Summary of Changes in ISS and Glass Lewis Voting Policies for the 2020 Proxy Season

Client memorandum | November 18, 2019

Proxy advisory firms Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS) and Glass Lewis recently released updates to their respective proxy voting policies and guidelines. The ISS changes generally will apply to shareholder meetings held on or after February 1, 2020; and the Glass Lewis changes generally will apply to shareholder meetings on or after January 1, 2020. We describe the key changes below.

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