"SEC Proposes Amendments to Rules on Internet Availability of Proxy Materials"

On October 14, 2009, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued Release Nos. 33-9073; 34-60825; IC-28946, proposing changes to the proxy rules under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to improve the notice and access model for furnishing proxy materials to public company shareholders. This Stroock Special Bulletin looks at the proposed changes.