Pandemic Highlights Need To Reform Shareholder Rights

Saad Almohammed Alrayes

Research output: Other contribution


The 2007–2008 global financial crisis presented the paradoxical question: Should shareholders be given greater influence over company activities?

The pandemic, COVID-19, highlights again the need for review and reevaluation of corporate governance frameworks and the creation of a new regulatory framework aimed at increasing shareholders' control. Shareholders behavior is viewed in light of the COVID-19 crisis, Delaware and the UK case studies show that shareholders may be able to control executive and director actions.
Original languageEnglish
TypeLexisNexis news site
Media of outputText
Publication statusPublished - 29 Jul 2020


  • Pandemic
  • Covid-19
  • Shareholders Empowerment
  • Shareholders
  • Delaware
  • UK
  • Executive
  • Director


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