Burdens loom for American Apparel’s reconstituted board

Aug 19, 2014 By: Conor O’Brien

American Apparel Inc.’s newly-constituted board has several tasks ahead of it, including investigating allegations of misconduct by founder Dov Charney.

Oracle seeks another seat at Biolase after court victory

Jul 11, 2014 By: Conor O’Brien

Seeking to expand its influence over Biolase Inc., activist shareholder Oracle Partners LP has announced that it seeks to nominate Dr. Jonathon T. Lord to the company’s board

Safeway shareholders to vote on GMO labeling

Jun 4, 2014 By: Conor O’Brien

Investor Green Century Equity Funds is urging Safeway shareholders to vote in favor of a proposal that would require the company to identify products that contain GMOs.

Shareholders seek reports on sustainability

May 16, 2014 By: Conor O’Brien

Shareholders have been urging companies to implement a variety of sustainability reporting requirements this proxy season.