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Jul 12
2010

A season of rising shareholder discontent

Posted by SherylNash01 in shareholdersshareholder dissentshareholder activistscorporate governancecareer/management

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This proxy season is shaping up as one of shareholder revolt, as more and more directors fail to receive the support of a majority of owners.

While the Corporate Library, a corporate governance research firm, is still collecting data, early indications suggest that many more directors will fail to win support from less a majority of their shareholders than in previous years.

Jul 11
2010

Arms' length may not be enough for investors

Posted by SherylNash01 in shareholdersshareholder activistscorporate governancecareer/management

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Shareholders recently voiced fresh dissatisfaction with director R. Bruce LaBoon, who is also "of counsel" at Locke Lord Bissell & Liddell, a law firm that provides services to the company.

In its proxy statement, the company cliams that the "attorney fee arrangement with Locke Lord is negotiated on the same basis as arrangements with other outside counsel and is subject to the same terms and conditions."



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