REIT Governance Keeping Up with Influence of Institutional Shareholders, Hanks Says

Jim Hanks, a partner at Venable LLP who specializes in corporate governance, joined for a video interview at REITWise 2016: NAREIT’s Law, Accounting and Finance Conference at the Marriott Marquis in Washington, D.C.

One of the most prominent corporate governance issues pertaining to REITs today is the increased influence of major institutional shareholders, according to Hanks.