Meaningful commitment or empty ambition: When is it right to withdraw a shareholder proposal?

Three filers share their insights from this year

Companies dislike shareholder resolutions.

“We hear from most companies that they would prefer just to discuss these issues with us without proposals”, says Danielle Fugere, President of US non-profit, As You Sow.

The prospect of an embarrassing public vote can sometimes be enough …

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