Paul Hodgson: SEC’s proposed shareholder proposal regs? Drop them in the public interest

How the SEC’s attempt to all but ban shareholder proposals could have disastrous effects

A shareholder proposal calling for a report on US meat company Tyson Foods’ human rights due diligence received the support of 57% of publicly held shares. 

But, because Tyson Foods has dual class shares, with the Tyson family holding 89% of the voting power, the ‘official result’

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