Do you know the signs you need a proxy solicitor?
Annual Meeting preparations are in full swing, and there are several factors to consider as you finalize your agenda. As we approach 2023, the ever-changing proxy landscape has presented unique challenges that will impact the results of upcoming annual meetings.
The 2022 proxy season was a challenging year for both issuers and proponents, and the trends in shareholder proposals certainly reflect that. We continued to see a large jump in the number of shareholder proposals ending up on ballots. It is important for issuers to keep abreast of support levels for prominent shareholder proposals as well as new and trending proposal topics.