Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
Decisions made by the United States Supreme Court.
Persons whose profession is to give legal advice and assistance to clients and represent them in legal matters. (American Heritage Dictionary, 3d ed)
A phenomenon in which symptoms of a disease are fabricated by an individual other than the patient causing unnecessary, and often painful, physical examinations and treatments. This syndrome is considered a form of CHILD ABUSE, since another individual, usually a parent, is the source of the fabrication of symptoms and presents the child for medical care.
A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.
Informed consent given by someone other than the patient or research subject.
The ability to understand the nature and effect of the act in which the individual is engaged. (From Black's Law Dictionary, 6th ed).
Appraisal of one's own personal qualities or traits.
A factitious disorder characterized by habitual presentation for hospital treatment of an apparent acute illness, the patient giving a plausible and dramatic history, all of which is false.
The sole family in the order Sphenisciformes, comprised of 17 species of penguins in six genera. They are flightless seabirds of the Southern Hemisphere, highly adapted for marine life.
A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
Declarations by patients, made in advance of a situation in which they may be incompetent to decide about their own care, stating their treatment preferences or authorizing a third party to make decisions for them. (Bioethics Thesaurus)
Persons who provide care to those who need supervision or assistance in illness or disability. They may provide the care in the home, in a hospital, or in an institution. Although caregivers include trained medical, nursing, and other health personnel, the concept also refers to parents, spouses, or other family members, friends, members of the clergy, teachers, social workers, fellow patients.
The formally authorized guardianship or care of a CHILD.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
The measurement of the health status for a given population using a variety of indices, including morbidity, mortality, and available health resources.
A quality-of-life scale developed in the United States in 1972 as a measure of health status or dysfunction generated by a disease. It is a behaviorally based questionnaire for patients and addresses activities such as sleep and rest, mobility, recreation, home management, emotional behavior, social interaction, and the like. It measures the patient's perceived health status and is sensitive enough to detect changes or differences in health status occurring over time or between groups. (From Medical Care, vol.xix, no.8, August 1981, p.787-805)
A former branch of knowledge embracing the study, description, and classification of natural objects (as animals, plants, and minerals) and thus including the modern sciences of zoology, botany, and mineralogy insofar as they existed at that time. In the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries it was much used for the generalized pursuit of certain areas of science. (Webster, 3d ed; from Dr. James H. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)
El Nino-Southern Oscillation or ENSO is a cycle of extreme alternating warm El Niño and cold La Nina events which is the dominant year-to-year climate pattern on Earth. Both terms refer to large-scale changes in sea-surface temperature across the eastern tropical Pacific. ENSO is associated with a heightened risk of certain vector-borne diseases. (From http://www.elnino.noaa.gov/lanina_new_faq.html, accessed 5/12/2020)
A legal concept for individuals who are designated to act on behalf of persons who are considered incapable of acting in their own behalf, e.g., minors and persons found to be not mentally competent.
The science of the earth and other celestial bodies and their history as recorded in the rocks. It includes the study of geologic processes of an area such as rock formations, weathering and erosion, and sedimentation. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Individuals participating in the health care system for the purpose of receiving therapeutic, diagnostic, or preventive procedures.
The hard rigid covering of animals including MOLLUSCS; TURTLES; INSECTS; and crustaceans.
The scientific study of past societies through artifacts, fossils, etc.
The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)
Written, witnessed declarations in which persons request that if they become disabled beyond reasonable expectation of recovery, they be allowed to die rather than be kept alive by extraordinary means. (Bioethics Thesaurus)
The longterm manifestations of WEATHER. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
The performance of the basic activities of self care, such as dressing, ambulation, or eating.
The failure by the observer to measure or identify a phenomenon accurately, which results in an error. Sources for this may be due to the observer's missing an abnormality, or to faulty technique resulting in incorrect test measurement, or to misinterpretation of the data. Two varieties are inter-observer variation (the amount observers vary from one another when reporting on the same material) and intra-observer variation (the amount one observer varies between observations when reporting more than once on the same material).
Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.
A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
Method for obtaining information through verbal responses, written or oral, from subjects.
A social group consisting of parents or parent substitutes and children.
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
Assessment of psychological variables by the application of mathematical procedures.
Formation of a firm impassable mass of stool in the RECTUM or distal COLON.
An examination, review and verification of all financial accounts.
Revealing of information, by oral or written communication.
Truthful revelation of information, specifically when the information disclosed is likely to be psychologically painful ("bad news") to the recipient (e.g., revelation to a patient or a patient's family of the patient's DIAGNOSIS or PROGNOSIS) or embarrassing to the teller (e.g., revelation of medical errors).
A willingness to reveal information about oneself to others.
The relating of causes to the effects they produce. Causes are termed necessary when they must always precede an effect and sufficient when they initiate or produce an effect. Any of several factors may be associated with the potential disease causation or outcome, including predisposing factors, enabling factors, precipitating factors, reinforcing factors, and risk factors.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
The science or philosophy of law. Also, the application of the principles of law and justice to health and medicine.
An armed intervention involving multi-national forces in the country of IRAQ.
A plant genus in the family ROSACEAE and order Rosales. This should not be confused with the genus RHODIOLA which is sometimes called roseroot.
Former members of the armed services.
Fixed-wing aircraft or helicopters equipped for air transport of patients.
Waugh, Paul (4 May 1999). "Proxy voting to be investigated". The Independent. p. 8. "Proxy votes: new stress rule". Lancashire ... Out of an electorate of 4,158, over 1,100 had proxy votes with an estimate that 775 would be for Liberal Democrats as against ... The situation in Daneshouse partly led to the government reviewing the law on proxy votes to ensure they were not misused to ... "Police probe proxy votes puzzler". Lancashire Evening Telegraph. 1 May 1999. Archived from the original on 5 May 2013. ...
Proxy votes are possible. The ballot is conducted in secret. If there are three candidates in the first ballot, the two who ... Each Party member, on a "one member, one vote" basis, may vote for their preferred candidate. It is not explicitly stated in ... Gove was eliminated in the second round of voting. Before the Conservative Party members were due to cast their votes, Leadsom ... People who are likely to vote Conservative in next general election. Residents over 18 in Great Britain. People who voted ...
"AGM Total Proxy Votes". wpp.com. Retrieved 21 March 2015. "Seeing double: Avoidance scheme allegedly used by UK ads agency". ... "WPP shareholders vote against £6.8m pay packet for Sir Martin Sorrell". The Guardian. 13 June 2012. Retrieved 12 July 2012. " ... The result was a 59.52% shareholder vote to reject the resolution. It has been reported that WPP goes to great lengths to lower ...
"MathStar proxy vote delayed". Portland Business Journal. June 17, 2009. "MathStar rejects another offer". Portland Business ... A week later MathStar delayed a vote on whether or not to liquidate, and two days later officially rejected PureChoice's fourth ... Shareholder Joe Gensor demanded the company's board vote on liquidation or face legal action in May 2009, the same month ... MathStar rejected another bid from PureChoice in November 2008, while a shareholder requested the company vote on liquidation ...
... voted on by the national BBWAA) Cy Young Award (one for each league) (voted on by the national BBWAA) Jackie Robinson Rookie of ... Proxy.espn.go.com. February 22, 1999. Retrieved October 4, 2011. Lederer, Rich (December 6, 2007). "BBWAA Opens Up Its ... are eligible to vote for the Hall of Fame. The BBWAA also votes annually for the Kenesaw Mountain Landis Most Valuable Player ... non-voting member) Pat Borzi, The New York Times (non-voting member) Peter Botte, NY Daily News Ed Bouchette, Pittsburgh Post- ...
Proxies; Voting Trusts; Circular Ownership. Sec. 21. Loans. Sec. 22. Distribution, Redemption, and Repurchase of Redeemable ... but does not include a voting trust. Management company: any investment company other than a face-amount certificate company or ...
Malaysia does not practice compulsory voting and automatic voter registration. The voting age is 21 although the age of ... Yu Ji (29 April 2016). "Proxy fights in limelight". Retrieved 2 May 2016. Kow Gah Chie (21 April 2016). "S'wak voters admit ... Yiswaree Palansamy (25 October 2015). "It's not about vote-buying, Sarawak deserves budget goodies, Zahid says". Malay Mail ... were elected in single-member constituencies using first-past-the-post voting. More than 1.1 million who had their names ...
The proxy can either vote in person, or can apply for a postal proxy vote (though a postal proxy vote application has an even ... can be appointed by another voter as his/her proxy, but for the proxy to be able to vote in an election the proxy application ... If only applying to vote by proxy for one particular election, the elector only needs to explain why he/she cannot vote in ... "Make Votes Matter". Retrieved 1 May 2018. Make Votes Matter campaign for voting reform gathers pace after election at ...
"Resign call in proxy votes storm". Lancashire Evening Telegraph. 4 May 2000. Archived from the original on 21 April 2013. ... "Proxy votes: new stress rule". Lancashire Evening Telegraph. 18 April 2000. Archived from the original on 20 April 2013. ... In Danehouse ward there was a tighter system for obtaining proxy votes than in the 1999 election but overall the number of ... after claiming his parents were registered for proxy votes despite living in Pakistan; however Khan denied doing anything wrong ...
"UNTERMYER APPEALS FOR PROXY REFORMS; Asks Stock Exchange to Insist That Share Owners Give Written Voting Consent" (PDF). The ... FINAL FIGURES ON VOTING Whitney Led the Ticket With 1,088 of Total of 1,099 Ballots -- 1,087 Received by Gay" (PDF). The New ...
Ronald Buijt wrote that he had 50 reliable citizens of the city who could take the proxy votes to the polling stations. The ... "Rotterdam to investigate proxy voting"". Archived from the original on 2010-03-12. Retrieved 2010-03-11. "After Florida and ... After the municipal elections of 3 March 2010 the Public Prosecutor in Rotterdam launched an investigation into how proxy votes ... which resulted in a recount of all the votes cast. Back then the PvdA only beat Livable Rotterdam by a mere 650 votes, yet both ...
"Rotterdam to investigate proxy voting". Rnw.nl. 10 March 2010. Archived from the original on 12 March 2010. Retrieved 18 June ... since it takes as little as 0.67 percent of the vote to get a seat. With such a fragmented vote, the PVV would have needed the ... review of voting systems, the experience of new voting systems in the United Kingdom since 1997. The Stationery Office. p. 142 ... The polls predicted that the party would take 21 per cent of the national vote, giving it 32 out of 150 seats in the Dutch ...
... of S&P 500 companies had a proxy access rule. Votes for the board may be "straight" or "cumulative"; in cumulative voting, a ... of retail owners vote. Institutional shareholders, however, often vote automatically upon the advice of proxy advisory firms; ... These firms use proxy advisory firms such as Institutional Shareholder Services to receive recommendations on how to vote on ... Various websites have been created to facilitate retail involvement, including Moxy Vote, Shareowners.org, United States Proxy ...
No proxy voting was permitted. Candidates must have met a threshold of 15 percent in order to be allocated pledged delegates to ... 2020 Not have voted, nor plan to vote, in any other 2020 state presidential primary Voters abroad also voted by downloading a ... Votes were also cast by fax, email, or post. Eligibility: Voters must have met the following criteria to vote Be abroad and be ... The Democrats Abroad party-run global primary ran from March 3 (Super Tuesday) to March 10, 2020, at hundreds of voting centers ...
"Both constitute attempts to achieve a 'racially pure' voting bloc justified on the ground that the right to vote has merely ... "ancestry can be a proxy for race. It is that proxy here" (18). The structure of the OHA elections is "neither subtle nor ... The elections for the OHA Board of Trustees is similar to that of the water district directors, in that "the vote is for the ... The weight of a landowners vote was proportional to the amount of land that was owned, and thus seemed to contradict the 14th ...
Voting by proxy is not allowed. Formerly, the island's two communities, the Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots voted in ... In order to vote in legislative elections citizens must have lived in Cyprus for six months. In order to vote in local ... The candidate who receives a majority of valid votes is elected. If no candidate receives the required number of votes a runoff ... Only parties receiving more than 3.6% of the vote, coalitions of two parties receiving more than 10% of the vote and coalitions ...
Using sortition to choose those eligible to vote (thus increasing the worth of a single vote). E-democracy, proxy voting and ... voters are bothered by the inconvenience of physically voting. voters feel their vote will not count / the election has " ... voters have to vote for too many institutions (too often). Amongst the methods that can be used to combat voter fatigue are: ... voters feel that it is not worth their while to educate themselves as to the issues and hence their vote would not be worth ...
... voting by proxy. Turull's investiture vote had set in motion a two month deadline for a new president to be sworn in or else ... At the investiture vote held on 12 May 2018 Torra secured 66 votes (JuntsxCat 34; ERC-CatSí 32) with 65 votes against (Cs 36; ... At the investiture vote held on 22 March 2018 Turull secured 64 votes (JuntsxCat 33; ERC-CatSí 31) with 65 votes against (Cs 36 ... "Catalan parliament accepts Puigdemont voting by proxy". Catalan News Agency. Barcelona, Spain. 3 April 2018. Retrieved 29 May ...
Many shareholders grant proxies to the directors to vote their shares at general meetings and accept all recommendations of the ... the appointment and removal of directors is voted upon by the shareholders in general meeting or through a proxy statement. For ... But if the sole purpose was to destroy a voting majority, or block a takeover bid, that would be an improper purpose. Not all ... May 2009). SEC Votes to Propose Rule Amendments to Facilitate Rights of Shareholders to Nominate Directors. Cai, Jay; Garner, ...
A total of 244 "votes" were present at the convention, based upon this system. The proxy voting system was eliminated the ... This vote closed on June 1, 1905, and exonerated Titus by a vote of 4-to-1. Of the 41 votes cast against Titus in the state, ... The convention used a proxy voting system; every member of the SPW was entitled to attend, and delegates could collect mandates ... In the evening session the question was finally called and the convention voted that Mills was indeed under charges by a vote ...
"Elimination Of Proxy Votes Nixed By AAHA". Edmonton Journal. Edmonton, Alberta. November 16, 1954. p. 31. "Mercurys to Receive ... p. 7. "Last-Minute Vote Costs Medal". Victoria Daily Colonist. Victoria, British Columbia. February 9, 1964. p. 11. "Feelings ...
But Roche was hospitalized at the time of the vote. Judy claimed to have a proxy vote given to him by Roche. Farmer was called ... "Democrats Hold Up Vote on N.L.R.B. Man." Associated Press. January 21, 1954. "N.L.R.B. Nomination Stirs Partisan Row." ... The committee then voted 7-6 along party lines to recommend Beeson and send the nomination to the Senate floor. With most ... The Herzog board voted to require any union leader so accused to reaffirm their oaths. But a federal district court enjoined ...
"Apply to vote by proxy (United Kingdom)". www.gov.uk. Government of the United Kingdom. Archived from the original on 7 July ... or vote via the Internet. Some countries do not even allow citizens abroad to vote. As an example, Israeli citizens can vote ... Voting results 2019 Ukrainian presidential election: Results of voting in the Foreign electoral district (re-vote on 21.04.2019 ... Opponents of voting over the Internet say that there will be doubts about the honesty of the votes counting, also there will be ...
SEC charged Deutsche Bank with failing to disclose a material conflict of interest in its voting of client proxies for the ... While Compaq shareholders unanimously approved the deal, there was a public proxy battle within HP as the deal was strongly ... Settled Enforcement Action Against Deutsche Bank Investment Advisory Unit in Connection with Its Voting of Client Proxies for ... The merger was approved by HP shareholders only after the narrowest of margins,[clarification needed] and allegations of vote ...
"CalSTRS Improves Proxy Vote Transparency" (Press release). CalSTRS. May 28, 2009. Retrieved September 13, 2013. Burr, Barry B ... Like other large pension plans, CalSTRS had previously announced its proxy-vote intentions on selective companies. The addition ... Official website Teachers' Retirement System in the California Code of Regulations CalSTRS's proxy voting profile from ... CalSTRS announced that individual proxy votes will be publicly available online through a partnership with ProxyDemocracy.org, ...
Stringer called proxy access "the defining issue for the 2015 proxy season". In 2017, there was no Democratic primary for the ... He led the fight to end empty seat voting and reform the State Assembly's rules of operation. He was a leader on issues of ... "Proxy Access... Or Not" (PDF). Proxy Monthly. Max, Ben. "2017 New York City Primary Election Results". Gotham Gazette. ... on a given company's proxy. Proxy access is the ability for shareowners to nominate directors to run against a company's chosen ...
"Australian companies trial digital AGM voting platform". www.irmagazine.com. "Citi spins off proxy voting platform to industry ... "Citi develops online shareholder voting system". Financial Times. "Citi rolls out proxy voting platform". www. ... "Citi launches digital proxy voting platform". Finextra Research. 29 June 2018. "Citi and ISS Launch High Frequency Connection ... Two Citi employees formulated the idea and started working on Proxymity as a digital proxy voting solution in 2017, and the ...
Proxy services include HTTP, SMTP, POP3, SOCKS, FTP and a generalized TCP tunnel. The server services include a Web server ( ... Reviews are generally very favorable and it was voted Best of 2007 by PC Magazine in the Networking & Mobility category. Also ... Content-control software Proxy server Downloads from. Hand Crafted Software. Retrieved 19 October 2011. Downloads from CNET. ... The software is free but not available under the GNU General Public License Services roughly divide into Proxy related services ...
Proxy votes were ordered cast by family members of North Korean defectors who were detained in prisons within China. All voting ... Penalties for voting against a candidate or not voting are severe. Electors who refused to vote were sent to Labor camps. A ... Lee Sung Jin (March 16, 2009). "Defectors Detained in Chinese Prison Cast Proxy Votes". Daily NK. "A look at North Korea's ... The election committee also stated that 99.98% of all registered voters took part in voting, with 100% voting for their ...
Four additional Union states allowed "proxy" absentee voting. "By margins of three to one or better, the soldiers lined up ... 65 electoral vote): New Hampshire 5.2% (5 electoral votes) New Jersey 5.6% (7 electoral votes) Ohio 6.8% (21 electoral votes) ... Only soldiers from Kentucky gave McClellan a majority of their votes, and he carried the army vote in the state by a vote of ... 6 electoral votes) Pennsylvania 3.5% (26 electoral votes) Delaware 3.6% (3 electoral votes) States where the margin of victory ...
Nitschke said Exit International would investigate if it could set up its own proxy server or VPN tunnel, so its members had a ... On 23 July 2014, as a consequence of the Brayley case, the MBA voted to use emergency powers to suspend his practitioner's ...
Vote in the referendum" throughout northeast Thailand, where opposition to the junta was greatest.[90] ... whose most significant proxy is Privy Council President Prem Tinsulanonda. McCargo claimed that Bhumibol's conservative network ... When the Senate elected a replacement for Jaruvan, Bhumibol refused to approve him.[130] The Senate declined to vote to ... In 1976, when the Parliament voted 149-19 to extend democratic elections down to district levels, Bhumibol refused to sign the ...
In January 1949, the British cabinet voted to continue supporting the Arab states, but also voted to recognize Israel and ... Iran-Israel proxy conflict *2006 Lebanon War. *Fatah-Hamas conflict. *Nahr al-Bared fighting ... On September 20, 1947, the British cabinet voted to evacuate Palestine.[87] ... and on 29 November 1947 the United Nations General Assembly voted to recommend the partition of Palestine into two states - an ...
Since the Rio Earth Summitt in 1992, individual youth have been participating in international negotiations related to different environmental and sustainable development issues. With the formation of the European Youth Forum in 1996, and the U.S. youth organization SustainUS in 2001, youth-run organizations began to send delegations of youth to actively participation in these various worldwide negotiations, principally through the United Nations. Individual youth had been participating in the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, and with the new level of youth organization participation in international negotiations, youth organizations began to identify the UN climate negotiations as a new forum to increase youth participation in. From November 28 to December 9, 2005, the United Nations (UN) Climate Change Convention (COP 11 or COP/MOP 1) took place at the Palais des congrès de Montréal in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Youth delegations from member nations, including the United ...
A 2016 study found evidence of significant indirect lobbying of then-PM Silvio Berlusconi through business proxies.[35] The ... The Lobby Ticker - website of independent Austrian MEP Hans-Peter Martin with original lobbyist invitations and voting ...
MEPs vote to ban the use of palm oil in biofuels *^ EU heading for 'zero palm oil' in transport by 2021 ...
"Shawshank Redemption voted 'best Oscars also-ran'". The Independent. February 8, 2013. Archived from the original on January 13 ... who had worked with him on The Hudsucker Proxy.[9] To prepare for the role, Robbins observed caged animals at a zoo, spent an ... the film was voted by BBC Radio 1 and BBC Radio 1Xtra listeners as their favorite film of all time.[144] It regularly appears ... It was also voted as New Zealand's favorite film in a 2015 poll.[147] Lasting fan appreciation has led to it being considered ...
It contains the advice or opinions of one or more Wikipedia contributors. This page is not an encyclopedia article, nor is it one of Wikipedia's policies or guidelines, as it has not been thoroughly vetted by the community. Some essays represent widespread norms; others only represent minority viewpoints ...
The union normally holds about one-third of the votes within every decision making body and thus holds a great deal of power. ... However, most of these have political affiliations and function as proxies of these political factions. Many unions take an ... The student unions are funded by the university and the Ministry of Science on the basis of the percentage of votes received ... During the General Assembly, many topics of student interest are discussed and the decisions are taken after open vote. The ...
Since Jackson won the popular vote in that state and the whole country, such straw votes gradually became more popular, but ... The first is known as a "cue taking" effect which holds that poll data is used as a "proxy" for information about the ... The second category of theories on how polls directly affect voting is called strategic or tactical voting. This theory is ... exit polls taken on voting day, showed a lead for the opposition Labour party, but the actual vote gave a clear victory to the ...
Parliament voted to grant a subsidy of £140,000, which was an insufficient sum for Charles's war plans.[48] Moreover, the House ... On 1 May 1625 Charles was married by proxy to the fifteen-year-old French princess Henrietta Maria in front of the doors of the ... Parliament voted by 129 to 83 to continue negotiating with the king,[247] but Oliver Cromwell and the army opposed any further ... by 26 votes to 19, with 79 absent) in May.[160] On 3 May, Parliament's Protestation attacked the "wicked counsels" of Charles's ...
Cumulative voting, see Corporations; Curators, see Guardian and Ward; CURTESY - See also Descent and Distribution, Dower, Wills ... Proxies, see Corporations; Public administrators, see Executors and Administrators; Publication, see Process; Qualification of ... Voting Trusts, Directors, Directors' Meetings, Powers and Duties of Directors, Liabilities of Directors, Liabilities of ... Proxy Marriages, Marriages by Written Contract, Prohibited Marriages, Foreign Marriages, Annulment, Antenuptial Contracts); ...
Dáil Éireann, the Irish parliament, voted by 64 votes to 57 to ratify it,[37] the majority believing that the treaty created a ... Proxy bombings (1990). *Downing Street mortar attack (1991). *Cappagh killings (1991). *Drumbeg killings (1991) ... When the party voted in 1986 to take seats in legislative bodies within Ireland, there was a walk-out of die-hard republicans, ... Tyrone was 55.4% Catholic in the 1911 census and 55.5% in the 1926 census, though of course only adults had votes on the other ...
... university · .uno · .vacations · .vegas · .ventures · .viajes · .villas · .vision · .vodka · .vote · .voting · .voto · .voyage ... men med passende proxy-software installert kan internettprogrammer som nettlesere få tilgang til steder med .onion-adresser ved ...
Are Greek Policemen Really Voting in Droves for Greece's Neo-Nazi Party?, The Atlantic, 22 June 2012 ... which was suspected by conservatives of being a proxy for the banned KKE. This possibility was used as a pretext for the coup. ... In a legally controversial move, even under the junta's own Constitution, the Cabinet voted on 21 March 1972 to oust Zoitakis ... as long as Parliament endorsed the appointment with a vote of confidence or a general election was called. It was this ...
Cold War proxy wars[edit]. A proxy war in Southeast Asia eventually evolved into the Vietnam War (1955-1975), with full ... Thanks for the ping, and that does seem better than the options above; however the concerns in my !vote still have not been ... By definition, a "proxy war" is a war in which the US is not participating in directly, so why mention "proxy wars" in the lead ... The opening sentence of proxy war states, "A proxy war is an armed conflict between two states or non-state actors which act on ...
Most proxies for "grievance"-the theory that civil wars begin because of issues of identity, rather than economics-were ... including the privileges of international diplomatic recognition and an equal vote in the United Nations. Further, the ... The study interpreted these three factors as proxies for earnings forgone by rebellion, and therefore that lower forgone ...
At neither wedding ceremony did he appear, legally empowering his future father-in-law to serve as a proxy at his first wedding ... Even before all the votes had been counted in September 1828, Santa Anna rebelled against the election results in support of ...
Usually they also vote on corporate shares, assisted by a "proxy advice" firm such as ISS or Glass Lewis. Under ERISA 1974 § ... 404(a)(1)(A) and (B), require that, in voting proxies, the responsible fiduciary consider those factors that may affect the ... Under §411, every member has the right to vote, attend meetings, speak freely and organize, not have fees raised without a vote ... including proxy voting policy or guidelines (1994) 29 CFR 2509.94-2, "The fiduciary duties described at ERISA Sec. ...
They married by proxy at the Chapel Royal of St. James's Palace in London on 8 May, then in person on 28 June 1740 at Kassel.[2 ... Parliament voted Mary £40,000.[4] ...
... since the vote was taken by voice vote, there was no official tally of those voting in favor and those opposed. Soon after ... 765.401 of Florida Statutes - Health Care Advance Directives - The proxy". State of Florida. November 22, 2006. Archived from ... It was formed to raise money to support right-to-die candidates and oppose candidates who had voted for government involvement ...
Erhard, who had succeeded Konrad Adenauer as chancellor, was voted out of office in December 1966, largely-although not ... pointing especially to bargaining by proxy, high unemployment benefits and welfare entitlements, and generous job security ... proceeded to implement new policies to reduce the government role in the economy and within a year won a popular vote in ...
One Vote» (på Synclavier) og «H.R. 2911», som nyttar somme av bakgrunnsmusikken frå «Porn Wars», utan PMRC-høyringa. ... Roxy by Proxy · Joe's Camouflage. ...
... the Argentine Chamber of Deputies approved the memorandum of understanding with Iran by 131 votes in favor to 113 votes against ... "Iran and its proxy Hezbollah: Strategic penetration in Latin America." Elcano Newsletter 55 (2009): 32. ...
"US Senate Vote to Extend Iran Sanctions Contrary to JCPOA: Spokesman". Tasnim News Agency. 2 December 2016.. ... Major Iran-Saudi Arabia proxy conflict locations. Israel and Saudi Arabia expressed concern about Iran's ability to use ... On 1 December 2016 the U.S. Senate voted to renew the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) for another decade. The Obama administration and ... "The Senate Vote to Extend Iran Sanctions Is A Symbolic Move that Could Antagonize Tehran". The Huffington Post ...
... there was a substantial effect of persuasion on voting if there was face-to-face contact.[20] ...
Balance of trade can be considered a crude, but widely used proxy for international competitiveness across levels: country, ... and voting systems;[29] and across such broad areas as experimental economics,[30] behavioral economics,[31] information ... "Voting Procedures" and ch. 31: "Social Choice." *^ • Vernon L. Smith, 1992. "Game Theory and Experimental Economics: ...
... the remainder having boycotted the vote), with the majority of the population in those nine republics voting for preservation ... In the ensuing Cold War, the two sides clashed indirectly in proxy wars. ... By 1917, Russia became the first great power to grant women the right to vote.[190] After heavy casualties in World War I and ... See Tfd›(in Russian) Voted Unanimously for the Union. Archived 4 December 2009 at the Wayback Machine ...
The Board voted against his idea, but it also voted against the idea that public money should be used to support students ... So it can be said that, just as Darwin groomed Huxley, so Owen groomed Wilberforce; and both the proxies fought public battles ... Huxley was also a major influence in the direction taken by British schools: in November 1870 he was voted onto the London ...
... corporations provide shareholders with the option to cast a proxy vote. ... One of the benefits of being a shareholder is the right to vote on on certain corporate matters. Since most shareholders cannot ... or do not want to attend the annual and special meetings at which the voting occurs, ... What is a Proxy Vote. A proxy vote is a ballot cast by one person on behalf of a shareholder of a corporation who would ...
The majority voting standard requires that a sitting board member receive a majority of the shareholder votes cast in order to ... Proposals that went to vote and passed - 6 Proposals that went to vote and failed - 1 Average shareholder support received by ... Adoption of a majority voting standard resulting in the withdrawal of the proposal - 53 Adoption of a majority voting standard ... "The small cap sector of the Russell 2000 Index is dominated by a legacy standard of plurality voting. Moving 77 companies to ...
... shareholders should vote against Chief Executive Michael Duke, former CEO Lee Scott and other board nominees, two influential ... Wal-Mart has recommended votes in favor of all of the board nominees. The recommendations of the proxy advisory firms may have ... Also last week, another proxy adviser, Egan Jones, recommended shareholders withhold their votes for Duke and Scott for their ... Glass Lewis, the second-largest proxy adviser, recommended a vote for Walton. ...
Hence, a proxy cannot vote when the owner of the stock arrives late or is present and votes. In Vietnam, proxy voting was used ... In Demoex, a voter can also vote directly, even if she has delegated her vote to a proxy; the direct vote overrules the proxy ... Companies use proxy solicitation agencies to secure proxy votes. The rules of some assemblies presently forbid proxy voting. ... and Nunavut also allow for proxy voting. Canadian prisoners of war in enemy camps were allowed to vote through proxy voting. ...
Far-flung Democratic lawmakers locked down partners Tuesday ahead of the first proxy votes in congressional history, while ... Kathleen Rice (D., N.Y.) to vote by proxy for him. "The real fallacy is that we show our courage by showing up in the face of ... Kevin McCarthy (R., Calif.) was set to lead a legal challenge to voting by proxy in the House.. Photo: olivier douliery/Agence ... Republicans argue proxy voting, which was passed by Democrats with no GOP support, is unconstitutional. More broadly, they say ...
The mutual-fund industry blasted an SEC proposal that would require funds to reveal how they vote on corporate proxy issues, ... Proxy-Vote Disclosure Plans Draw Some Harsh Criticism. Mutual-Fund Companies, Trade Group Tell the SEC Its Proposal Is ... criticized a Securities and Exchange Commission proposal that would require funds to reveal how they vote on corporate proxy ...
... some are voting services and tabulators that verify and announce the outcomes of proxy votes; and some are lawyers who advise ... just over half of the 600 billion shares voted at more than 13,000 shareholder meetings in 2009 were voted by proxy.. Click the ... Company shareholders generally entrust their votes on matters before the corporation to another shareholder or group, or proxy ... that voting rights they have granted by proxy are being used according to terms by which they agreed to grant their proxy.. ...
... according to an analysis of proxy voting data for companies that held annual general meetings (AGMs) in the January 1-June 30 ... Data on shareholder proposals, management proposals, and proxy contests are examined and segmented based on market index and ... Statistics on proposal topics, sponsors, and voting results are also reviewed. The report is supplemented with an appendix ...
Exchange Commission this week to force the oil producer to include a climate change resolution in its annual shareholder proxy ... Exclusive: New York asks SEC to force climate vote onto Exxon proxy. ... Exxon told the SEC last month it intended to block a vote on the resolution at its annual meeting this May, claiming it was ... The group, led by DiNapoli, wants the company to include a shareholder proposal in its annual proxy that, if approved, would ...
... has developed a new service for voting the proxies of mutual funds held inside employer sponsored retirement plans. ... ends up voting the proxies on the workers behalf.. "Unfortunately, many times the proxies are simply discarded by the employer ... Pension Consultants Offers Proxy Voting Service. March 10, 2005 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Pension Consultants, Inc., a plan fiduciary ... has developed a new service for voting the proxies of mutual funds held inside employer sponsored retirement plans. ...
... to cast a proxy vote in next week's leadership elections. Congresswoman DeLauro does not want to set a precedent, said ... Proxy voting is not allowed in the Democratic Caucus, according to its rules. ... to cast a proxy vote in next weeks leadership elections.. Congresswoman DeLauro does not want to set a precedent, said ... Bob Menendez , D-N.J., now a senator, prevailed over DeLauro in a bid for Democratic Caucus chairman because of that vote. ...
Voting Your Proxy Whether or not you plan to attend the annual meeting, we urge you to vote. If you vote by proxy, that is, by ... Voting Your Proxy. Whether or not you plan to attend the annual meeting, we urge you to vote. If you vote by proxy, that is, by ... Voting Your Proxy. Whether or not you plan to attend the annual meeting, we urge you to vote. If you vote by proxy, that is, by ... If you vote by proxy, that is, by signing, dating and returning the enclosed proxy card, or by casting your vote via a toll- ...
... taking a hard look at whether companies should be allowed to pay investment dealers for securing favourable shareholder votes ... Canadian regulators put proxy vote buying in the crosshairs. Securities regulators are taking a hard look at whether ... "As the CCGG has said before, we believe vote-buying in the context of proxy contests is unethical and should not be permitted ... After the fallout from the Agrium proxy contest, it was expected that the practice of paying soliciting dealers to secure votes ...
DaVita 2018 Proxy Vote. Directors: AGAINST Arway, Desroches, Grauer, Thiry. Auditor: FOR. Exec Pay: AGAINST. Enhance Proxy ... ISS James McRitchie John Chevedden law MoxyVote.com MSCI pay proxy proxy access ProxyDemocracy.org Proxy Insight proxy voting ... Every vote counts.. I voted with the Boards recommendations 54% of the time. View Proxy Statement via SECs EDGAR system (look ... DaVita 2018 Proxy Voting Recommendations. Elizabeth Chang, June 12, 2018 ,. The DaVita 2018 annual meeting is June 18. Vote ...
Today is your last chance to vote for real proxy access at Whole Foods Market Inc. (WFM), unless you plan to attend the meeting ... Please vote in support of Item #5 on your proxy to provide real proxy access at Whole Foods for long-term shareholders. ... ISS James McRitchie John Chevedden law MoxyVote.com MSCI pay proxy access ProxyDemocracy.org Proxy Insight proxy voting ... 9, 2019 Please add your support by following the instructions at the end of Mutual Fund Wars Over Fees AND Proxy Votes. Dont ...
Case for Change by Voting the BLUE Proxy Card - Proxy Advisory Firm Recommends Stockholders Vote FOR Election of Alfred V. ... FOLLOW GLASS LEWIS RECOMMENDATION AND VOTE FOR CHANGE ON THE BLUE PROXY CARD TODAY. ... Glass Lewis concluded that stockholders should vote on the BLUE proxy card, saying[1]:. *In this case, we believe the ... Sidus also urges stockholders to vote on the BLUE proxy card FOR the election of its highly-qualified nominee Clifford Press. ...
... Proposed Plan of ... AuRico and Alamos shareholders are reminded to vote their proxy before 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. (Eastern time), respectively, ... Leading Independent Proxy Advisory Firms Recommend Alamos and AuRico Shareholders Vote in Favour of Proposed Plan of ... Glass Lewis focuses their research on the long-term financial impact of investment and proxy vote decisions and assists ...
... and the potential voting action that may result from this process. For further information on R-FactorTM and its scoring ...
Beginning this proxy season, we will take appropriate voting action against board members at companies in the S&P 500, FTSE 350 ... With R-Factor informing our decision-making, this year we are prepared to use our proxy voting power to ensure companies are ... This year we will continue our active engagement with boards on sustainability, but also use our proxy vote to press companies ... CEOs Letter on our 2020 Proxy Voting Agenda. ESG Oversight Framework for Directors. ...
Review Our Proxy Voting Decisions. Our responsible investing approach includes recording and publicizing our proxy voting ... This section of the site shows how we intend to vote our proxies in response to solicitations by either the management of the ... We use our Corporate Governance Principles and Proxy Voting Guidelines in developing our positions but we are also pragmatic in ... By providing our decisions on this site, we do not intend to solicit the proxy of any other shareholders nor do we request any ...
... published updated FAQs regarding its proxy voting policies and procedures. The updated FAQs address, among other things, ISS ... SEC Issues Guidance on Proxy Voting. *SEC Publishes Guidance for Investment Advisers and Proxy Advisory Firms Regarding Proxy ... ISS Publishes Updated FAQs for its Proxy Voting Policies. by Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP + Follow x Following x Following - ... ISS Proposes Updates to its Proxy Voting Policies for 2013. Latest Posts. *Corporate and Financial Weekly Digest, Featuring ...
Proxies; voting trusts; circular ownership. (a) Prohibition on use of means of interstate commerce for solicitation of proxies ... 15 U.S. Code § 80a-20 - Proxies; voting trusts; circular ownership. *US Code ... b) Prohibition on use of means of interstate commerce for sale of voting-trust certificates It shall be unlawful for any ... has more than 3 per centum of its own outstanding voting securities beneficially owned by another company, or by each of two or ...
I currently use imacros to vote on a website. I have a big list of proxies and after each vote I have to copy... ... So.. is there a way I can just put a list of 100 or so proxies into a script and it will just vote, change proxy and then vote ... I have a big list of proxies and after each vote I have to copy a proxy and paste it into an imacros script and then vote again ... Change proxy and re vote. Discussion in Proxies started by killaway, Jun 2, 2015. ...
Leading Independent Proxy Advisory Firm Glass Lewis Recommends That Correvio Shareholders Vote for the Arrangement With ADVANZ ... Correvio encourages Securityholders to provide their voting preferences by proxy in advance of the annual general and special ... www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/leading-independent-proxy-advisory-firm-glass-lewis-recommends-that-correvio-shareholders-vote ... The proxy filing deadline is May 13, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. (Pacific time). This year, out of an abundance of caution, to ...
Proxy,Statement,and,Announces,Date,for,Annual,Meeting,of,Stockholders,medicine,medical news today,latest medical news,medical ... Stockholders to Vote on Transactions with Misys ...CHICAGO Aug. 22 /- Allscripts HealthcareSolut...(Logo: A HREF http://www. ... a definitive proxy statement. On August 22, 2008, Allscripts is mailing the definitive proxy statement and proxy card to its ... Stockholders to Vote on Transactions with Misys CHICAGO, Aug. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc ...
15 U.S. Code § 80a-20 - Proxies; voting trusts; circular ownership * U.S. Code ... misc: , cleanpath: /uscode/text/15/80a-20, headtext: Proxies; voting trusts; circular ownership, cfr_titles: [{ ... a) Prohibition on use of means of interstate commerce for solicitation of proxies It shall be unlawful for any person, by use ... b) Prohibition on use of means of interstate commerce for sale of voting-trust certificates It shall be unlawful for any ...
In the introduction message of proxy vote from Vanguard, it says Shareholders are also being asked to vote on several fund ... Re: Vanguard fund shareholders encouraged to vote as proxy campaign gets under way.. Post by BD w/ Kung-Fu Grip » Wed Aug 16 ... Re: Vanguard fund shareholders encouraged to vote as proxy campaign gets under way.. Post by TIAX » Thu Aug 17, 2017 9:55 am ... Re: Vanguard fund shareholders encouraged to vote as proxy campaign gets under way.. Post by TIAX » Thu Aug 17, 2017 2:52 pm ...
ISS), the leading independent proxy advisory firm, has recommended that CoreLogic shareholders vote against removal of the ... You can easily vote by mail, phone, or online as follows: *. You can simply sign, date and return the WHITE proxy card/voting ... OR, even easier, you can vote by phone or by Internet:. *. Just locate the Control Number on the WHITE proxy card or voting ... The CoreLogic Board of Directors urges shareholders to vote AGAINST all of Senator/Cannaes proposals using the WHITE proxy ...
1951 to enable the overseas electors to appoint proxies to cast their votes in the elections to Lok Sabha and state assemblies ... Lok Sabha passed Bill to enable NRIs to appoint proxy to cast vote. August 10, 2018 ... 1951 to enable the overseas electors to appoint proxies to cast their votes in the elections to Lok Sabha and state assemblies ... Responding to the apprehension of some members that the proxy provision can be misused, he said rules will be made in such a ...
Where can I find information regarding HKAMs Proxy Voting Policies?. 08/07/2014. HKAM discloses its Proxy Voting Policies and ... Click here to access the Proxy Voting Policy and Procedures. ...
  • Does collagen in coffee break a fast Sep 24, 2020 · Proxy voting is the right to vote at shareholder meetings. (onlain-credit.ru)
  • The Proxy voting approach and policy summary for 2020 offers a quick guide to our voting activities. (credit-suisse.com)
  • On July 22, 2020 the SEC voted to effectively begin regulation of proxy firms by changing the terms of the solicitation exemption. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nov 25, 2019 · Source: Proxy Insight data based on proprietary methodology. (onlain-credit.ru)
  • Sep 13, 2019 · The SEC likely didn't intend for its guidance on proxy voting to incite behind the scenes discussions on voluntary corporate actions between fund advisors, their clients and legal counsel. (onlain-credit.ru)
  • The Active ownership report 2019 provides an in-depth and comprehensive look at our approach, focus, methods, and goals as we engage with companies and exercise our voting rights. (credit-suisse.com)
  • Voting results from 1,024 public company annual shareholder meetings held during the 'mini proxy season' (July 1 and December 31, 2018) were released today by Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (BR) and the PwC Governance Insights Center, together with insights on the 2019 proxy season. (yahoo.com)
  • This content was published on Mar 27, 2019 Mar 27, 2019 Proxy votes submitted by shareholders ended up at Novartis headquarters instead of the elected representative ahead of the annual general meeting. (swissinfo.ch)
  • Can British expats abroad vote in the 2019 general election and if so, how? (telegraph.co.uk)
  • In April 2019, Glass, Lewis & Co controversially did not recuse itself from issuing voting recommendations in a proxy contest at Knight Therapeutics, a Canadian company. (wikipedia.org)
  • In advance of the May 7th, 2019 vote, Glass, Lewis & Co sided with the slate of nominees which included Kevin Cameron, a co-founder and past senior executive at Glass, Lewis & Co itself. (wikipedia.org)
  • The California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS) today announced overwhelming corporate governance success during the 2014 proxy season, as 86 of the 93 companies it engaged adopted a majority voting standard in corporate board elections. (prweb.com)
  • The United States parliamentary manual Riddick's Rules of Procedure notes that, under proxy voting, voting for officers should be done by ballot, due to the difficulties involved in authentication if a member simply calls out, "I cast 17 votes for Mr. X." Proxy voting is also an important feature in corporate governance through the proxy statement. (wikipedia.org)
  • What follows are my recommendations on how to vote the proxy in order to enhance corporate governance and long-term value. (corpgov.net)
  • We use our Corporate Governance Principles and Proxy Voting Guidelines in developing our positions but we are also pragmatic in our actions. (otpp.com)
  • The Department of Labor (DOL) is trying to dramatically reduce shareholder voting, especially for resolutions that address social, environmental, and corporate governance issues. (onlain-credit.ru)
  • NBIM is committed to make active use of its ownership and voting rights in order to safeguard the financial wealth of future generations by promoting good corporate governance and high ethical, social and environmental standards at investee companies. (nbim.no)
  • Through an analysis of proxy vote records we find that the Big Three do utilize coordinated voting strategies and hence follow a centralized corporate governance strategy. (cambridge.org)
  • In May 2018, the Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University published an overview of the Proxy Advisor industry authored by J. Copland, D. Larcker and B. Tayan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Allscripts' directors, executive officers and other members of management and employees may, under the rules of the SEC, be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from the stockholders of Allscripts in favor of the proposed transaction. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Soliciting dealer arrangements can be used to solicit securities to vote in connection with any matter requiring shareholder approval, or to tender to a takeover bid. (financialpost.com)
  • By providing our decisions on this site, we do not intend to solicit the proxy of any other shareholders nor do we request any other shareholder to execute, not execute or revoke the proxies that have been solicited by management or anyone else. (otpp.com)
  • Glass Lewis also recommended shareholders vote against Scott, Duke and Williams, as well as Aida Alvarez, Michele Burns, James Cash, Arne Sorenson. (reuters.com)
  • ISS and Glass Lewis cited the sound strategic rationale behind the transaction and favourable market reaction in recommending Alamos and AuRico shareholders vote in favour of the plan of arrangement to merge the two companies. (newswire.ca)
  • Alamos and AuRico's Board of Directors unanimously recommend that their shareholders vote in favour of the proposed transaction. (newswire.ca)
  • The Glass Lewis Report goes on to conclude, 'Accordingly, we recommend that shareholders vote FOR this proposal. (benzinga.com)
  • CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX), a leading global provider of property information, insight, analytics and data-enabled solutions, today announced that Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. ('ISS'), the leading independent proxy advisory firm, has recommended that CoreLogic shareholders vote against removal of the majority of CoreLogic's directors sought by Senator and Cannae. (yahoo.com)
  • Institutional Shareholder Services Inc., a prominent shareholder advisory firm, recommended shareholders vote for two of Cation's four nominees. (bnnbloomberg.ca)
  • TORONTO , June 8, 2017 /CNW/ - PointNorth Capital Inc., together with certain affiliates and associates (collectively, 'PointNorth'), announces leading independent proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. ('ISS') has recommended that Liquor Stores N.A. Ltd. ('Liquor Stores' or the 'Company') shareholders vote FOR two of PointNorth's nominees for election to the Board of Directors, recognizing the need for change at Liquor Stores. (newswire.ca)
  • For issues involving topics other than electing directors, such as voting on shareholder proposals, a majority of the votes typically leads to approval of the issue. (investopedia.com)
  • The volume of shareholder proposals increased, while the number of proposals excluded declined and the number withdrawn increased, according to an analysis of proxy voting data for companies that held annual general meetings (AGMs) in the January 1-June 30 period during the last five years. (conference-board.org)
  • Data on shareholder proposals, management proposals, and proxy contests are examined and segmented based on market index and industry groups. (conference-board.org)
  • If you have read these posts related to my portfolio and proxy proposals for the last 22 years and trust my judgment, skip the 8 minute read. (corpgov.net)
  • Beginning in 2013, ISS will consider existing problematic features (as opposed to new problematic features, as was ISS' policy for 2012) such as excise tax gross-up provisions and single and modified single payout triggers in determining a vote recommendation on such proposals. (jdsupra.com)
  • It includes voting on important issues such as the election of directors, executive compensation and shareholder proposals on environmental, social and governance issues. (onlain-credit.ru)
  • Support for shareholder proposals rose among institutional investors and retail shareholders, alike, to 43% of the shares voted,' said Chuck Callan, Broadridge SVP, Regulatory Affairs. (yahoo.com)
  • We have also entered into periodic dialogues with a wider group of proxy advisors with regard to individual shareholder proposals submitted by NBIM. (nbim.no)
  • These regulations follow years of complaints by issuers and their associations about some proxy firms using effective control over a substantial part of the annual meeting vote to force issuers to purchase expensive consulting services should those same publicly traded companies wish proposals on executive compensation and similar issues to receive a positive vote. (wikipedia.org)
  • The mutual-fund industry harshly criticized a Securities and Exchange Commission proposal that would require funds to reveal how they vote on corporate proxy issues, calling it 'harmful to funds and their shareholders. (wsj.com)
  • Statistics on proposal topics, sponsors, and voting results are also reviewed. (conference-board.org)
  • The group, led by DiNapoli, wants the company to include a shareholder proposal in its annual proxy that, if approved, would require Exxon to report annually how it could be affected by climate change regulations. (reuters.com)
  • James McRitchie) DaVita adopted a 'lite' form of proxy access after a shareholder proposal on the topic. (corpgov.net)
  • Both ISS and Glass Lewis have endorsed the proposal before you to make the Whole Foods proxy access bylaws workable. (corpgov.net)
  • In addition, every fund that has announced their vote in advance of our meeting has come out in support of this proposal for real proxy access at Whole Foods. (corpgov.net)
  • Our responsible investing approach includes recording and publicizing our proxy voting decisions on each issue or proposal voted. (otpp.com)
  • Vote FOR proposal #5 to repeal supermajority provisions within four years. (onlain-credit.ru)
  • Registered investment management companies may also cast proxy votes for the securities in their portfolios, such as on behalf of mutual fund shareholders. (investopedia.com)
  • According to a Pension Consultants news release, even though proxies are issued to fund shareholders about various management issues, often it is the employer who ends up voting the proxies on the workers' behalf. (plansponsor.com)
  • Vanguard fund shareholders encouraged to vote as proxy campaign gets under way. (bogleheads.org)
  • WASHINGTON-Far-flung Democratic lawmakers locked down partners Tuesday ahead of the first proxy votes in congressional history, while Republicans went to court to try to stop the change. (wsj.com)
  • Republicans argue proxy voting, which was passed by Democrats with no GOP support, is unconstitutional. (wsj.com)
  • Republicans opposed proxy voting on the grounds that it allowed an indolent Democratic majority to move legislation through committee with antimajoritarian procedures. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are two major proxy advisors used by institutional investors in America. (corpgov.net)
  • Since 2003, investment advisers have been required to disclose their proxy voting policy and procedures, and the votes cast under those policies (the latter of which applies to asset managers but does not apply to proxy advisors). (onlain-credit.ru)
  • If you have questions or need help voting, contact Kingsdale Advisors at 1-877-657-5857 or at [email protected] . (newswire.ca)
  • Given these activities, and our recognition of the important services provided by proxy advisors, we consider NBIM to be a stakeholder in the proxy industry and to have a voice in its future direction. (nbim.no)
  • We have also witnessed a marked increase in the use of proxy solicitors working on behalf of companies and more examples of issuers publicly criticizing the conclusions reached by proxy advisors. (nbim.no)
  • Given the environment of greater investor intervention and raised issuer opposition, it is inevitable that the role played by proxy advisors should come under scrutiny. (nbim.no)
  • We do observe a correlation between the guidelines of the proxy advisors and our own voting guidelines. (nbim.no)
  • This is not surprising, for two reasons: First, there is broad consensus on the key principles of good governance that set the foundation for our respective voting guidelines, and second, we are invited to give input to the guidelines of our contracted proxy advisors through annual investor consultations. (nbim.no)
  • Rep. Rosa DeLauro has caused a stir among House Democrats for opposing a bid by Rep. Tammy Duckworth , an Iraq War veteran who lost her legs in a helicopter accident and is bedridden because of an advanced pregnancy, to cast a proxy vote in next week's leadership elections. (courant.com)
  • The Democratic caucus is allowing three members whose Election Day races have not yet been called to vote in the leadership elections as if they had won reelection already. (courant.com)
  • DeLauro lost a tight leadership race in 2002 when the rules were bent to allow a Colorado lawmaker whose race had not been called to vote in leadership elections. (courant.com)
  • After the fallout from the Agrium proxy contest, it was expected that the practice of paying soliciting dealers to secure votes 'for' management nominees in contested director elections would be abandoned," a trio of corporate lawyers at Toronto-based law firm Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP wrote in a recent note to clients. (financialpost.com)
  • New Delhi, Aug 9: The Lok Sabha on Thursday passed a bill that proposes to amend the Representation of the People Act, 1951 to enable the overseas electors to appoint proxies to cast their votes in the elections to Lok Sabha and state assemblies. (sentinelassam.com)
  • Voting in local and general elections should be accessible to you whether you choose to vote at a polling station or in another way, for example, by post. (nidirect.gov.uk)
  • Some 1.44 million Turkish citizens living in Germany are eligible to start voting in Turkey's presidential and parliamentary elections from Thursday. (haaretz.com)
  • The Boards of Elections process applications for absentee voting and accept absentee ballots. (reference.com)
  • The operation and maintenance of voting machines is the responsibility of the Boards of Elections. (reference.com)
  • Registered voters who want to vote early in Ohio can usually cast their votes in their county's Board of Elections Office. (reference.com)
  • People are going door to door asking Britons to blindly sign proxy forms for the upcoming elections, allowing someone else in the UK to vote on their behalf. (sheikyermami.com)
  • Outrageous political chicanery will prevent most people from actually exercising their new-found right to vote in OHA elections, and segregation of the OHA board will still be preserved because, even though all citizens now theoretically get to VOTE for OHA trustees, the State of Hawai'i plans to allow only the race of kanaka maoli to actually RUN FOR OFFICE TO BE an OHA trustee. (angelfire.com)
  • Petitioner Rice, a Hawaiian citizen without the requisite ancestry to be a "Hawaiian" under state law, applied to vote in OHA trustee elections. (angelfire.com)
  • Rice applied in March 1996 to vote in the elections for OHA trustees. (angelfire.com)
  • To register to vote for the office of trustee he was required to attest: "I am also Hawaiian and desire to register to vote in OHA elections. (angelfire.com)
  • However, they generally vote with management, except at director (re-)elections. (cambridge.org)
  • A proxy vote is a ballot cast by one person on behalf of a shareholder of a corporation who would rather cast a proxy vote than attend a shareholder meeting. (investopedia.com)
  • The House is returning to Washington under a new rule that allows a lawmaker to designate a representative to cast a vote on his or her behalf while the country is gripped by the coronavirus pandemic. (wsj.com)
  • The change, made earlier this month, means one member in the Capitol can cast proxy votes on behalf of as many as 10 members who stayed home. (wsj.com)
  • As of Friday, he said he was planning on voting on behalf of eight people, including for Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D., Wash.), who sits next to him in Judiciary Committee hearings. (wsj.com)
  • in the United States, investment advisers often vote proxies on behalf of their client accounts. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Labour Party was allowed to cast votes on behalf of Taito Phillip Field, who was frequently absent. (wikipedia.org)
  • Proxy Vote is when a person (proxy) casts a vote on behalf of a person not present at the meeting or an organization after obtaining permission to cast such vote, where this vote shall be counted as if the person himself castes vote. (onlain-credit.ru)
  • The custodian can vote on behalf of the fund where the regulations permit. (onlain-credit.ru)
  • As shareholders, we have the opportunity, on behalf of our clients, to engage with companies, communicate our goals and expectations, and exert concrete influence with our voting power at annual shareholder meetings. (credit-suisse.com)
  • You must nominate another person to go to your polling station on election day and vote on your behalf. (nidirect.gov.uk)
  • An attorney has no powers to vote on behalf of another person, unless they have been appointed proxy on a form signed by the person. (nidirect.gov.uk)
  • Glass Lewis recommended stockholders vote on Sidus' BLUE proxy card FOR the election of Mr. Tobia to the Board, AGAINST the Company's advisory vote on executive compensation and AGAINST Approval of the Company's 2018 Stock Incentive Plan. (prnewswire.com)
  • All BioCryst common stockholders of record as of the close of business on April 4, 2018, will be entitled to vote their shares either in person or by proxy at the stockholder meeting. (thestreet.com)
  • You may revoke your proxy by sending in a signed proxy card with a later date, providing subsequent telephone or Internet voting instructions, providing a written notice of revocation to the Corporate Secretary of Dollar Tree, Inc. prior to the annual meeting or attending the annual meeting to cast your vote in person. (wikinvest.com)
  • Firms in the industry include: Egan-Jones Proxy Services, part of Egan-Jones Ratings Company (USA) Glass, Lewis & Co (USA) Institutional Shareholder Services (USA) Minerva Analytics Ltd Institutional Investor Advisory Services India Limited (IiAS) (IN) Stakeholders Empowerment Services (SES) (India) The role of proxy firms has come under considerable scrutiny in recent years, most notably from the corporate lobby in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • How to program a used prius key fob Overview: PIMCO has adopted a written proxy 1 voting policy ("Proxy Policy") as required by Rule 206(4)-6 under the Advisers Act. (onlain-credit.ru)
  • Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc ( WMT.N ) shareholders should vote against Chief Executive Michael Duke, former CEO Lee Scott and other board nominees, two influential proxy advisory firms said. (reuters.com)
  • The recommendations of the proxy advisory firms may have limited impact, as the family of Wal-Mart founder Sam Walton owns almost 50 percent of the company's stock. (reuters.com)
  • Glass Lewis is one of the leading independent proxy advisory firms in the United States and its recommendations are relied upon by many institutional investors and other fiduciaries. (prnewswire.com)
  • For context to the views and recommendations set out in this submission, NBIM currently buys a range of services and research products from three proxy advisory firms. (nbim.no)
  • WASHINGTON (CN) - The Security and Exchange Commission is asking the public if the U.S. securities proxy system operates up to expectations and what regulatory changes should be made where the system falls short. (courthousenews.com)
  • HOUSTON (Reuters) - New York state's comptroller and four other Exxon Mobil ( XOM.N ) shareholders asked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission this week to force the oil producer to include a climate change resolution in its annual shareholder proxy, according to a filing seen by Reuters. (reuters.com)
  • Canadian securities regulators are vowing to take a hard look at whether companies should be allowed to pay fees to investment dealers for securing favourable shareholder votes in proxy contests and other corporate transactions. (financialpost.com)
  • But this month, securities regulators across the country pledged to look at the practice under the umbrella of the Canadian Securities Administrators, and to determine whether new rules or guidance are needed to govern all soliciting dealer arrangements, not just those related to proxy battles. (financialpost.com)
  • The practice of soliciting dealer arrangements raises certain securities regulatory issues, notably around conflicts of interest and the integrity of the voting and tendering process," Louis Morisset, chair of the CSA chief executive of Quebec's Autorité des marchés financiers, said in statement announcing the review. (financialpost.com)
  • Among the points left open to debate is whether the use of a soliciting dealer arrangement in a proxy contest goes against the fiduciary duties of directors, or is oppressive to shareholders, wrote May, who is co-chair of the corporate securities group at Goodmans. (financialpost.com)
  • c) Prohibition on purchase of securities knowingly resulting in cross-ownership or circular ownership No registered investment company shall purchase any voting security if, to the knowledge of such registered company, cross-ownership or circular ownership exists, or after such acquisition will exist, between such registered company and the issuer of such security. (cornell.edu)
  • Cross-ownership shall be deemed to exist between two companies when each of such companies beneficially owns more than 3 per centum of the outstanding voting securities of the other company. (cornell.edu)
  • In connection with this proposed transaction, Allscripts has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") a definitive proxy statement. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Information about Allscripts, its directors and its executive officers, and their ownership of Allscripts' securities, is set forth in its definitive proxy statement for the 2008 Annual Meeting of Stockholders of the Company, which was filed with the SEC on August 21, 2008. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Vanguard opened an important 3-month voting campaign today with the filing of its final proxy statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. (bogleheads.org)
  • BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCRX) ("BioCryst") today announced that it has filed definitive proxy materials with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") in connection with the pending merger of BioCryst and Idera. (thestreet.com)
  • The proxy voting section would follow a similar structure and add information on decision-making processes, eventual regional practices, filing resolutions, company dialogue pre or post-vote, the securities lending process and transparency. (unpri.org)
  • Voting trust agreements, which have to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), specify how long the agreement lasts for-which is usually for a number of years, or until a certain event happens. (investopedia.com)
  • ECTE ), a medical device company developing its Symphony ® CGM System as a non-invasive, wireless continuous glucose monitoring system, today announced that it has filed revised proxy materials with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in connection with Echo's 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, including a preliminary form of a revised proxy statement and a preliminary form of a revised WHITE proxy card. (prnewswire.com)
  • In 2013, the US Securities and Exchange Commission fined ISS $300,000 for revealing non-public information in respect of clients proxy votes. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, in 2010 a Securities & Exchange Commission consultation document asked whether certain issues in the proxy advisory industry, including conflicts of interest, are affected by limited competition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shareholders receive a proxy ballot in the mail along with an information booklet called a proxy statement describing the issues to be voted on, such as electing directors to the board, approving a merger or acquisition, and approving a stock compensation plan. (investopedia.com)
  • See how I voted my ballot . (corpgov.net)
  • That's where the proxy process comes in-think of it as an absentee ballot for corporate decision-making. (onlain-credit.ru)
  • If you need help on polling day, you can apply to the presiding officer when you arrive to vote, asking them to mark your ballot paper for you. (nidirect.gov.uk)
  • All polling stations must provide a tactile voting device and at least one large print display version of the ballot paper. (nidirect.gov.uk)
  • Wal-Mart has recommended votes in favor of all of the board nominees. (reuters.com)
  • If Agrium's slate of directors won, dealers stood to earn 25 cents for each share voted in favour of the Agrium nominees, from a minimum of $100 to a cap of $1,500 per client. (financialpost.com)
  • Egan-Jones Proxy Services recommends For all board nominees, except (1A) Pamela Arway, (1D) Pascal Desroches, (1F) Peter Grauer, and (1I) Kent Thiry. (corpgov.net)
  • Glass Lewis clearly recommended that stockholders not vote for the Company's nominees . (prnewswire.com)
  • Vote the BLUE proxy form or BLUE voting instruction form for the six new director nominees before 5:00 p.m. (newswire.ca)
  • Before those meetings, shareholders receive information on share ownership, the structure of the board of directors (BOD), executive salary and benefits, and other pertinent information to be voted on in the meeting. (investopedia.com)
  • The Board of Directors has fixed April 2, 2012 as the record date for determining shareholders entitled to receive notice of, and to vote at, the Annual Meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof. (sec.gov)
  • The enclosed proxy is solicited by the Board of Directors of Amazon.com, Inc. (the Company ) for use at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held at 9:00 a.m. (sec.gov)
  • 4. PROXY STATEMENT General Information Proxies and Voting at the Meeting The Board of Directors of McKesson Corporation (the quot;quot;Company'' or quot;quot;we'' or quot;quot;us''), a Delaware corporation, is soliciting proxies to be voted at the Annual Meeting of Stockholders to be held July 30, 2003 (the quot;quot;Meeting''), and at any adjournment or postponement of the Meeting. (slideshare.net)
  • The two main elements of active ownership - engagement and proxy voting - constitute some of the most powerful tools in the pursuit of our environmental, social, and governance (ESG) goals. (credit-suisse.com)
  • Recent academic research shows the value of active ownership: when done well, engagement and proxy voting activities bring higher financial returns, enhanced communication, improved knowledge, stronger internal relationships and more integrated strategies. (unpri.org)
  • If an investor decides to outsource active ownership activities to specialised service providers and investment managers, the active ownership policy will have less detail but still be crucial to outline the value of engagement and voting for the organisation and guide the relationship with selected third parties. (unpri.org)
  • NBIM regards proxy advice as a commercial, client-demanded service and integral to our active ownership activities. (nbim.no)
  • If you own Vanguard ETFs are you eligible to vote in this proxy campaign. (bogleheads.org)
  • Proxy voting service Flexible voting services for ICSD and CSD customers Clearstream offers a fully-comprehensive, industry-leading proxy voting service that covers all our proxy voting markets and eligible instrument types - including Eurobonds and investment funds. (onlain-credit.ru)
  • Also last week, another proxy adviser, Egan Jones, recommended shareholders withhold their votes for Duke and Scott for their role in the bribery allegations. (reuters.com)
  • Egan-Jones recommends voting against the auditor if they served for seven years. (corpgov.net)
  • Egan-Jones Proxy Services uses a proprietary rating compensation system to measures wealth creation in comparison to other companies. (corpgov.net)
  • Egan-Jones recommends a vote For. (corpgov.net)
  • Advisory votes on 'say on pay' have further raised issuer sensitivity to proxy recommendations and voting outcomes. (nbim.no)
  • The proxy statement may request that shareholders approve the auditor report, chief executive officer pay, the election of directors, or more complex issues such as stock option plans, mergers and acquisitions, or other resolutions. (investopedia.com)
  • Having enough votes withheld may influence the BOD's choices for nominating future directors. (investopedia.com)
  • When a majority vote applies, directors receiving a majority of the votes are elected. (investopedia.com)
  • Nearly five years ago, the fees were paid to investment dealers if their clients voted in favour of re-electing the directors of Agrium who, at the time, were facing a rival board slate put forward by hedge fund investor Jana Partners. (financialpost.com)
  • The practice was dubbed "vote buying" by the Canadian Coalition for Good Governance nearly five years ago, when the controversial fees were paid to investment dealers if their clients voted in favour of re-electing the directors of Agrium who, at the time, were facing a rival board slate put forward by hedge fund investor Jana Partners. (financialpost.com)
  • The updated FAQs address, among other things, ISS' policies for evaluating executive compensation, including ISS' methodology for assessing pay for performance, its view that hedging and pledging of stock by executives and directors constitute problematic pay practices and its policies related to advisory votes on so-called "golden parachute" payments. (jdsupra.com)
  • We urge shareholders to vote against the removal of any CoreLogic directors using the white proxy card so that we can continue our ongoing efforts to maximize shareholder value. (yahoo.com)
  • Crescent Point Energy Corp.'s shareholders are expected to vote against a slate of directors put forth by activist investor Cation Capital Inc., according to people familiar with the matter. (hivefire.com)
  • Voting trust agreements are usually operated by the current directors of a company, as a countermeasure to hostile takeovers . (investopedia.com)
  • You can force to HTTPS secure connections to increase security and privacy against bad proxies. (cnet.com)
  • Possibly duplicate of https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=29280 which would set proxy settings for all connections. (php.net)
  • Responsibilities include coordination with senior management, Purchasing/Contracting, Investment Accounting, and the Office of Chief Counsel, as well as third party service providers (e.g., counterparties, the custodian bank, proxy voting and divestment services agents) regarding public market activities. (scribd.com)
  • This Proxy Statement and the accompanying proxy will be mailed to stockholders on or about May 6, 2011. (sec.gov)
  • According to their websites, not all firms provide voting recommendations and those that do may simply execute client voting instructions. (wikipedia.org)
  • After these regulations become effective proxy firms will be required to provide corporate issuers with a copy of all voting recommendation reports upon publication. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2- Limited transparency on the process these firms use to amend their proxy voting guidelines, although ISS at least gives some insight into its process. (wikipedia.org)
  • A potential conflict of interest identified by the Government Accountability Office is that some owners of proxy firms do business with both issuers and investors. (wikipedia.org)
  • Voting trusts are more common in smaller companies, as it is easier to administer them. (investopedia.com)
  • Voting trusts are similar to proxy voting , in the sense that shareholders designate someone else to vote for them. (investopedia.com)
  • But voting trusts operate differently from a proxy. (investopedia.com)
  • In some voting trusts, the trustee may also be granted additional powers, like the freedom to sell or redeem the shares. (investopedia.com)
  • At the end of the trust period, the shares are usually returned to the shareholders, although in practice many voting trusts contain provisions for them to be revested on the voting trusts with identical terms. (investopedia.com)
  • IMPORTANT: Every stockholder, whether or not he or she expects to attend the annual meeting in person, is urged to execute the proxy and return it promptly in the enclosed business reply envelope. (sec.gov)
  • Additionally, we execute our votes via an electronic platform owned and operated by a proxy advisory firm. (nbim.no)
  • This proxy statement includes information about the issues to be voted upon at the Meeting. (slideshare.net)
  • If shareholders are opposed to the candidate, they may withhold their voting rights. (investopedia.com)
  • Withhold your vote from Yogesh Mago of the Governance Committee, which allowed the illegal Marrone Bio vote instruction form to suppress the vote. (onlain-credit.ru)
  • Proxy voting services are used by corporations to manage voting decisions and record results reliably when dealing with sensitive issue such as board of di. (reference.com)
  • The majority voting standard requires that a sitting board member receive a majority of the shareholder votes cast in order to remain on the board. (prweb.com)
  • 4- While evidence suggests that ISS recommendations are more influential on ultimate investor voting decisions than those from Glass, Lewis & Co, both have an impact, which can range from shifting 5%-30% of shareholder votes. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to financial services provider Broadridge, just over half of the 600 billion shares voted at more than 13,000 shareholder meetings in 2009 were voted by proxy. (courthousenews.com)
  • For more information and assistance in voting your proxy, please contact Kingsdale Shareholder Services at 1-800-775-5159 or by email at [email protected] . (newswire.ca)
  • On December 20, Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) published updated FAQs regarding its proxy voting policies and procedures. (jdsupra.com)
  • We offer proxy voting services that help you vote in a structured, simplified way through dedicated communication channels. (onlain-credit.ru)
  • Nov. 18 /CSRwire/ - NEW YORK--Christian Brothers Investment Services (CBIS), a leading investment management firm serving the Catholic institutional market, today announced that it has begun publishing its proxy votes for all the companies in its investment portfolios on its web site (www.cbisonline.com. (csrwire.com)
  • We will support proxy advisory reforms and regulatory initiatives if the outcome is to protect the industry's independence, enhance its transparency and raise the quality of the services provided. (nbim.no)
  • We regard the provision of a proxy vote execution platform as separate to the provision of advisory services. (nbim.no)
  • A proxy firm (also a proxy advisor, proxy adviser, proxy voting agency, vote service provider or shareholder voting research provider) provides services to shareholders (in most cases an institutional investor of some type) to vote their shares at shareholder meetings of, usually, quoted companies. (wikipedia.org)
  • The typical services provided include agenda translation, provision of vote management software, voting policy development, company research, and vote administration including vote execution. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another related topic is the so-called Proxy Plan, or interactive representation electoral system whereby elected representatives would wield as many votes as they received in the previous election. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, it has been proposed that instead of electing members from single-member districts (that may have been gerrymandered), members be elected at large, but when seated each member cast the number of votes he or she received in the last election. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus, if, for example, a state were allocated 32 members in the U.S. House of Representatives, the 32 candidates who received the most votes in the at-large election would be seated, but each would cast a different number of votes on the floor and in committee. (wikipedia.org)
  • How do I vote in the general election? (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The Hawaiian Constitution limits the right to vote for nine trustees chosen in a statewide election. (angelfire.com)
  • The trustees are chosen in a statewide election in which only "Hawaiians" may vote. (angelfire.com)
  • If any other matter is presented, then your proxies will vote in accordance with their best judgment. (wikinvest.com)
  • If you send more than one proxy card, then your shares will be voted in accordance with the proxy card bearing the latest date. (wikinvest.com)
  • HKAM discloses its Proxy Voting Policies and Procedures in accordance with SEC Rule 206(4)-6. (kineticsfunds.com)
  • The votes executed are called "Proxy Votes" because the shareholder usually does not attend the meeting and instead sends instructions - a proxy appointment - for a third party, usually the chairman of the meeting to vote shares in accordance with the instructions given on the voting card. (wikipedia.org)
  • A majority of the outstanding shares of common stock present in person or represented by proxy constitutes a quorum for the transaction of business at the Annual Meeting. (sec.gov)
  • diff --git a/vendor/sencha/touch/src/data/proxy/SQL.js b/vendor/sencha/touch/src/data/proxy/SQL.js index 1df2d47. (sencha.com)
  • BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCRX) ("BioCryst") today announced that it has filed definitive proxy materials with the U. (thestreet.com)
  • The company or the investor's broker or bank sends each shareholder information stating whether proxy materials are available online, which typically includes an annual report, proxy statement and a proxy card with voting instructions. (investopedia.com)
  • Because abstaining from voting may or may not affect whether a director is elected, the company's proxy statement must detail how abstained or withheld votes affect the voting results. (investopedia.com)
  • As with majority vote, the result of abstaining from voting is disclosed in the company's proxy statement. (investopedia.com)
  • View Proxy Statement via SEC's EDGAR system (look for DEF 14A). (corpgov.net)
  • In its opposition statement, Whole Foods claims they already have proxy access but that is like saying BP stands for 'beyond petroleum. (corpgov.net)
  • Allscripts Files Definitive Proxy Statement and Announces Date for Annual Meeting of St... ( Stockholders to Vote on. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The meeting will be held at One South Dearborn Street, Chicago, Ill. For more information, please see the definitive proxy statement. (bio-medicine.org)
  • On August 22, 2008, Allscripts is mailing the definitive proxy statement and proxy card to its stockholders of record as of August 15, 2008. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Although it looks from the proxy statement that the trustees aren't for it. (bogleheads.org)
  • This Proxy Statement is first being made available via the Internet to our shareholders on or about April 13, 2012. (sec.gov)
  • We encourage you to read the proxy statement and vote your shares as soon as possible. (slideshare.net)
  • The definitive proxy statement is available on the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, as well as www.sec.gov . (thestreet.com)
  • Proxy Statement to Shareholders. (leggmason.com)
  • Stockholders are also advised that they may receive proxy solicitation materials from the Platinum Group or other persons or entities affiliated with the Platinum Group, including an opposition proxy statement or card. (prnewswire.com)
  • Principle 2 encourages PRI signatories to be active owners and incorporate ESG issues into their ownership policies and practices, including engagement with companies and exercise of voting rights. (unpri.org)
  • In addition to proxy research, NBIM uses the collective analytical resources of its ownership and investment teams, supporting databases and a variety of external specialists in our voting process. (nbim.no)
  • Investors who own shares as of the company's record date may vote at the meetings. (investopedia.com)
  • Each shareholder designates someone else, such as a member of the company's management team, to vote in line with the shareholder's directions as written on the proxy card. (investopedia.com)
  • If the account in the New York Times is accurate, the decision by Scott and Duke to enable executives implicated in the bribery allegations to conduct the company's investigation into those allegations reflects a staggering lack of judgment," ISS, the largest proxy adviser, wrote in recommending votes against Duke, Scott, chairman Robson Walton and Christopher Williams, chairman of the board's audit committee. (reuters.com)
  • Lawmakers are set to vote this week on a bill to reauthorize the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, which has already passed the Senate, along with a bill to change elements of the Paycheck Protection Program that was created to help small businesses during the pandemic. (wsj.com)
  • Democrats defended their decision to vote by proxy, saying it was a common-sense move that would minimize the risk to lawmakers and their staff, as well as people they come in contact with while traveling. (wsj.com)
  • According to the House clerk's website as of late Tuesday, more than 50 lawmakers, all Democrats, have designated a proxy should they not be able to vote in person. (wsj.com)
  • Many of the lawmakers turned to colleagues from districts near Washington, D.C., to be their proxy voter. (wsj.com)
  • Rep. Anthony Brown (D., Md.) said he planned to use a color-coded system to make sure he voted correctly for the two lawmakers whose votes he expected to cast by proxy: red for "no," green for "yes" and yellow for "present," he said. (wsj.com)
  • Neither Civil War nor Great Depression nor any other national crisis has pushed the House to allow lawmakers to vote by proxy - without being "present," as the Constitution requires. (nbcphiladelphia.com)
  • Echo has filed preliminary proxy materials with the SEC due to its receipt of a notice from an investor group led by Platinum Management (NY), LLC ('Platinum Group'), which owns approximately 19.9% of Echo's common stock. (prnewswire.com)
  • A proxy fight occurs when a group of shareholders join forces and gather enough shareholder proxy votes in order to win a corporate vote. (investopedia.com)
  • Only stockholders of record at the close of business on April 20, 2011 (the Record Date ) are entitled to notice of and vote at the Annual Meeting. (sec.gov)
  • Stockholders of record at the close of business on June 3, 2003 are entitled to notice of and to vote at the meeting or any adjournment or postponement of the meeting. (slideshare.net)
  • On June 16, 2003, the Company began delivering these proxy materials to all stockholders of record at the close of business on June 3, 2003. (slideshare.net)
  • Glass Lewis, the second-largest proxy adviser, recommended a vote for Walton. (reuters.com)
  • Glass Lewis is a leading, independent, governance analysis and proxy voting firm, serving more than 900 institutional investors globally. (newswire.ca)
  • Glass Lewis focuses their research on the long-term financial impact of investment and proxy vote decisions and assists institutional investors to make sound decisions by uncovering and assessing governance, business, legal, political and accounting risks. (newswire.ca)
  • is there a way I can just put a list of 100 or so proxies into a script and it will just vote, change proxy and then vote again. (blackhatworld.com)
  • SUCCESS Checking Crontab for change_proxy_pwd.sh. (novell.com)
  • When a plurality vote applies, the winning candidate simply needs more votes than a competitor. (investopedia.com)
  • The small cap sector of the Russell 2000 Index is dominated by a legacy standard of plurality voting. (prweb.com)
  • Moving 77 companies to what is recognized as a best governance practice confirms shareholders' widespread support and the appeal of majority vote. (prweb.com)
  • Companies use proxy solicitation agencies to secure proxy votes. (wikipedia.org)
  • In support of their position, the proponents suggest that the 20-shareholder aggregation limitation could preclude proxy access by even the largest institutional investors, citing an analysis by the Council of Institutional Investors ("CII"), claiming that "even if the 20 largest public pension funds were able to aggregate their shares, they would not meet the 3% holding criteria at most of companies examined [by CII]. (corpgov.net)
  • In this paper we hope to explain our R-Factor screen, how we intend to engage with companies on their ESG disclosure and practices, and the potential voting action that may result from this process. (ssga.com)
  • This year we will continue our active engagement with boards on sustainability, but also use our proxy vote to press companies that are falling behind and failing to engage. (ssga.com)
  • For example, our Fearless Girl campaign in which we used our voice and vote to encourage companies to increase gender diversity on their boards resulted in 583 companies adding women to their boards or committing to doing so. (ssga.com)
  • This section of the site shows how we intend to vote our proxies in response to solicitations by either the management of the companies in which we own voting shares, or others. (otpp.com)
  • Active investors may bring private pressure to bear on companies through engagement and dialogue but voting at the annual general meeting (AGM) can represent the most transparent manifestation of an institution's commitment to active responsible investing. (invesco.com)
  • Conversely, poor quality dialogue and badly informed proxy voting practices can be harmful and cause cynicism by target companies. (unpri.org)
  • Until the Republican reforms of 1995 banished the practice, proxy voting was also used in U.S. House of Representatives committees. (wikipedia.org)
  • ISS further noted that "any amount of hedging will be considered a problematic practice warranting a negative vote recommendation against appropriate board members. (jdsupra.com)
  • Regulation of the proxy solicitation process was one of the original responsibilities assigned to the agency when it was created in 1934. (courthousenews.com)
  • If you vote by proxy, that is, by signing, dating and returning the enclosed proxy card, or by casting your vote via a toll-free number or the Internet, the individuals named on the card (your proxies ) will vote your shares in the manner you indicate. (wikinvest.com)
  • You can simply sign, date and return the WHITE proxy card/voting instruction form by mail in the envelope provided. (yahoo.com)
  • Just locate the Control Number on the WHITE proxy card or voting instruction form and have it handy when you access the telephone number or website indicated on your proxy card/voting instruction form. (yahoo.com)
  • A poll card will be sent to your proxy telling them which polling station to go to. (nidirect.gov.uk)
  • A return envelope for your proxy card is enclosed for your convenience. (slideshare.net)
  • SpeciÑc instructions on how to vote using either of these methods are included on the proxy card. (slideshare.net)
  • This program automatically sets IP, Subnet, Gateway and DNS for my LAN card and also changes the IE Proxy setting. (codeproject.com)
  • Stockholders are strongly urged NOT to sign or return any proxy card or voting instruction form that the Platinum Group may send to them, even as a protest vote against the Platinum Group or the Platinum Group's nominee. (prnewswire.com)
  • If any stockholder signs a proxy card sent to them by the Platinum Group, however, such stockholder retains the right to change his or her vote. (prnewswire.com)
  • Only the latest dated proxy card voted will be counted. (prnewswire.com)
  • Echo is being advised in connection with the proxy contest by Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP and Alston & Bird LLP. (prnewswire.com)
  • Web Users in Iran Reach Overseas for Proxies - As voting protests in Iran devolved into violence, and communications remained sporadic, Internet users in the country are calling for proxies they can use to stay online unmonitored. (techmeme.com)