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Author Fairfax, Lisa M.

Title Shareholder democracy : a primer on shareholder activism and participation / Lisa M. Fairfax.

Published Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press, c2011.
 Law Library - First Floor  KF1448 .F35 2011     AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 191 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-186) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Shareholder voting rights and limitations -- Shareholder voting : why does it matter? -- The evolving shareholder landscape and its impact on shareholder engagement -- Shareholder proposals : a platform for communication and change -- The majority vote movement -- Proxy contests and the fight for corporate control -- Beyond the annual meeting : advances in shareholder communications -- Proxy access : the final frontier? -- International perspective on the effectiveness of increased shareholder power.
Subject Stockholders -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.
Corporations -- Investor relations -- United States.
Stockholders' voting -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Corporate governance -- Law and legislation -- United States.
ISBN 9781594609190 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1594609195 (pbk. : alk. paper)