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At Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., we try to learn everything we can about the industries we serve and the risks they may encounter. It’s a commitment that’s embedded in our corporate culture to expanding our expertise, continuing educational development and gathering topical updates to remain ahead of the curve.

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Advisor - The SEC Clawback Rules: An Explanation & Evaluation Under D&O Policies

Amidst a storm of criticism, dramatic headlines and heated rhetoric, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced it will consider whether to propose rules to establish listing standards requiring the development of policies to claw back incentive based executive compensation that is eventually shown to have been awarded in error. These proposed rules are required by Section 10D of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (“Dodd-Frank”).

Tag(s): Management Liability;

What LTI Measures Drive Corporate Performance?

What kind of compensation really motivates top executives today? And, can companies be assured that whatever motivates top executives will also drive company performance? If these two factors are not connected, motivating executives the wrong way could potentially harm company performance. This article explores the use of various performance measures, and how these measures relate to company performance.

Tag(s): Human Resources & Compensation; Executive Compensation; Executive Benefits;

Hurricane Preparation

Hurricanes are strong storms that can be life-threatening, as well as cause serious hazards such as flooding, storm surge, high winds and tornadoes. History teaches us that a lack of hurricane awareness and preparation are common threads among all major hurricane disasters. By understanding your vulnerabilities and proper planning, you can reduce the detrimental effects of a hurricane disaster. The best protection against the dangers of a hurricane is to have a solid plan in place prior to hurricane season. It is also important to understand the difference between the threat levels and incorporate action plans to respond to each.

Tag(s): Disaster & Emergency; Loss Control; Claims Advocacy; Real Estate; Property;

Institutional Investment & Fiduciary Services - July 27- Weekly Market Update

Despite a strong start to the month of July, U.S. equities stumbled somewhat last week amidst some high profile earnings announcements. Q2 earnings announcements to date are not as bad as analysts had expected, but forward guidance has led to some selloffs in U.S. stocks. What does the remainder of this earnings season have in store for the markets?

Tag(s): Institutional Investment & Fiduciary Services;

School Talk - New Hazard Communication Standard

Are prepared to comply with the new safety data sheet (SDS) requirements? Failure to properly provide or respond to new SDS information by then could open the door to an OSHA inspection, enforcement activities or citations and penalties for violating the Hazard Communication Standard 2012 (HCS 2012). This School Talk newsletter addresses these topics and potential ramifications.

Tag(s): Public Sector;