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John J. Cannon, III

John J. Cannon, III

Shearman & Sterling LLP

New York, NY, USA


John Cannon is a partner in the Compensation, Governance and ERISA Group and Co-Chair of the firm’s Corporate Governance Advisory Group.  In his practice, he focuses on all aspects of compensation and benefits, including corporate, securities, bankruptcy, employment and tax laws and ERISA.  He has extensive experience in executive compensation and corporate governance matters, Dodd-Frank and Sarbanes-Oxley, and the employee issues raised in the mergers and acquisitions context.  He also has experience advising startup companies in the biotechnology sector regarding corporate and compensation matters.   John joined the firm in 1985 and became a partner in 1994.

John currently serves on the Advisory Committee for the Salzburg Global Forum on Corporate Governance and is an Inaugural Fellow for the American College of Governance Counsel.  He frequently lectures at law schools, including the University of Arizona, Penn, Harvard and the University of Colorado.

John graduated from Harvard and New York University School of Law.

John J. Cannon, III is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Ethical Issues for the Transaction Lawyer in a Global Practice - Seventeenth Annual Institute on Securities Regulation in Europe: Practical Implications of U.S. Law on EU Practice, Wednesday, February 07, 2018
What Are the Latest Executive Pay Trends? - Hot Issues in Executive Compensation 2018, Monday, September 24, 2018
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Ethical Issues for the Transaction Lawyer in a Global Practice - Ethical Issues for the Transaction Lawyer in a Global Practice , Wednesday, February 07, 2018
What Are the Latest Executive Pay Trends? - What Are the Latest Executive Pay Trends? , Monday, September 24, 2018
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Ethical Issues for the Transaction Lawyer in a Global Practice - Ethical Issues for the Transaction Lawyer in a Global Practice , Wednesday, February 07, 2018
What Are the Latest Executive Pay Trends? - What Are the Latest Executive Pay Trends? , Monday, September 24, 2018
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Seventeenth Annual Institute on Securities Regulation in Europe: Practical Implications of U.S. Law on EU Practice, Friday, February 09, 2018, London
Hot Issues in Executive Compensation 2018, Friday, September 28, 2018, New York, NY
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters 2018 Proxy Season—Quick Reference Guide (December 7, 2017) - Corporate Governance - A Master Class 2018, Monday, April 16, 2018
Delaware Supreme Court Limits Stockholder Ratification Defense for Director Compensation Decisions (December 21, 2017) - Corporate Governance - A Master Class 2018, Monday, April 16, 2018
Delaware Supreme Court Limits Stockholder Ratification Defense for Director Compensation Decisions (December 21, 2017) - Hot Issues in Executive Compensation 2018, Friday, September 21, 2018
Embracing the Quasi-Clawback (April 19, 2018) - Hot Issues in Executive Compensation 2018, Friday, September 21, 2018
Transcripts  Transcripts What Are the Latest Executive Pay Trends? - What Are the Latest Executive Pay Trends? , Monday, September 24, 2018
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