In one comprehensive volume, you get all the information and guidance necessary to advise, plan, and run corporate shareholder meetings efficiently and effectively - including up-to-date coverage of the latest SEC rules and regulations, recent DOL interpretations concerning institutional investors, case law developments, and emerging trends in shareholder actions. Comprehensive, authoritative, and practical, Meetings of Stockholders covers every key topic relating to stockholder meetings, from the laws and regulations to the mechanics of running the meeting, including:Selection of the meeting locationPreparation of the chair and officersCreating an agendaMeeting notice requirementsThe right to inspect the shareholder listStatutory criteria for eligibilityProxy solicitation for the Shareholders' meetingPreparing proxy materialsProxy eligible securitiesDisclosure requirementsInstitutional investor issuesHandling shareholder proposalsPersonal claims and grievancesExceptions to Rule 14a-8, rules governing meeting conductDealing with the disorderly stockholderVoting rights of shares and stockholdersQuorum, counting and reporting the voteTabulation of proxiesAction by written consentDefensive strategies to defeat shareholder consent solicitations Meetings of Stockholders now also includes critical information, including:Preparation of Proxy MaterialsProxy Solicitation for Shareholders' MeetingThe Shareholder Proposal Rule (Rule 14a-8)Action by Written ConsentGeneral Motors would have distributed some shares of EDS Common Slock to the public prior to a split-off and set a ... a split-off, and the split-off exchange ratio would have been based on the trading prices of the EDS Common Stock and the Class E Common Stock during such period. ... The GM Team was authorized to use the assistance of General Motorsa#39; Treasurera#39;s Office Staff and Legal Staff, and anbsp;...
|Title||:||Meetings of Stockholders|
|Author||:||Jesse A. Finkelstein, R. Franklin Balotti, Gregory P. Williams|
|Publisher||:||Aspen Publishers Online - 1995|