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A momentary victory for investors, but we remain vigilant

February 14th, 2019

By: Remington Gregg

This week, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued the “no action” letter to Johnson & Johnson, something that FAN coalition members have advocated for since December. The letter states that the SEC will take no action against Johnson & Johnson if the company excludes from its proxy materials a shareholder proposal that would

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Red Alert at the SEC

December 24th, 2018

By: Remington Gregg

Last week, Public Citizen sent a letter to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission urging the agency to issue Johnson & Johnson a “no action” letter stating that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC or Commission) will take no enforcement action if the company excludes from its proxy materials a shareholder proposal that would allow

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State Republican treasurers call on SEC to reject forced arbitration clauses

November 19th, 2018

By: Remington Gregg

Nine Republican state treasurers are calling on the SEC to reject attempts to include forced arbitration clauses in corporate governance documents, underscoring that protecting Main Street investors is truly a bipartisan issue. The FAN Coalition strongly supports the call to protect investors against any attempt to insert forced arbitration clauses. The full letter can be

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FAN Statement on the The Restoring Justice for Workers Act

October 31st, 2018

By: Remington Gregg

FAN Coalition Applauds Legislation to Restore Workers’ Rights When Harmed by Employer If Passed, Employers Would be Banned From Forcing Workers into Secretive Arbitration Proceedings WASHINGTON, D.C. – Fair Arbitration Now (FAN) applauds U.S. Reps. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y) and Bobby Scott (D-Va.) for introducing the Restoring Justice for Workers Act Tuesday, a bill that would

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FAN Letter Applauds Legislation to Restore Workers Rights by Banning Forced Arbitration

October 31st, 2018

By: Remington Gregg

Today, Reps. Jerrold Nadler and Bobby Scott and Sen. Patty Murray introduced the Restoring Justice for Workers Act, a bill that will restore access to justice for workers who have been harmed by their employer. In a letter of support for the bill, the FAN coalition said that the bill “correctly recognizes the fundamental rights and

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