June 13, 2014

19 Cool Things About Freeport-McMoRan’s ’14 Proxy Statement

In this 2-minute video, there are 19 great ways that Freeport-McMoRan enhances the usability of its 2014 proxy statement:

The Battle Over Delaware’s Fee Shifting Legislation

Initially, it looked like the Delaware legislature was moving fast to adopt legislation that would essentially overturn the recent Delaware Supreme Court decision in ATP Tour v. Deutscher Tennis Bund (which held that fee-shifting bylaws were permissible). It still is likely to get passed soon enough – but the Chamber of Commerce has written letters to state legislators that has delayed the debate on the bill for the time being…

More on our “Proxy Season Blog”

We continue to post new items regularly on our “Proxy Season Blog” for members. Members can sign up to get that blog pushed out to them via email whenever there is a new entry by simply inputting their email address on the left side of that blog. Here are some of the latest entries:

– Shareholder Proposals: Proponent Loses Lawsuit to Compel Inclusion
– Determining Materiality in the Context of MD&A Disclosure
– Governance By Gunpoint: Aaron’s
– A Closer Look at Shareholder Proposals This Season
– More on the “Activist-Investor” Debate

– Broc Romanek