2020 playbook on ESG shareholder proposals: Evaluating last year’s proxy vote results

Carry last year’s proxy vote results into this season with our 2020 playbook on ESG shareholder proposals.

Here, Intelligize’s Alyson Clabaugh, Erin Connors and Rob Peters examine nine 2019 ESG proposals that received strong shareholder support in order to develop a “playbook” of sorts for companies facing similar pressures going forward.

Given new uncertainty over the no-action letter process to exclude proposals, companies must be prepared to take shareholder proposals all the way to a vote. When they do, they can expect a tougher fight than ever.

Download the playbook today to ensure you know the right plays to call.

Latest Articles

Financial Accounting Standards Board Nearing New Disclosure Rules for Joint Ventures

In August, Honda and LG Energy Solution revealed that they would be investing $4.4 billion to  develop a U.S. electric-vehicle battery factory. The a...

Justice Department to Enhance Corporate Criminal Enforcement Efforts

As the Biden administration presses for tougher white-collar compliance enforcement, the federal government appears to be using a classic carrots-and-...

Uncertainty Prompts Growing Number of Companies to Revise Revenue Guidance

The man known as “Dr. Doom” in the financial world has some typically sour news about the global economic forecast. In an interview with Bloomberg...