Shareholder Meeting

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Shareholder Meeting

Any meeting in which the shareholders of a publicly-traded company discuss and vote on matters pertaining to the company. At a shareholder meeting, the company may present its financial reports. Shareholders also may ask questions of the board of directors. Publicly-traded companies are required to have at least one such meeting each year; management may also call an extraordinary general meeting at its discretion.
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I hope to learn firsthand how stockholders' meetings go and what being a stockholder is all about," said Mariah.
Brandon has invited 12-year-old Mariah Weyland and 14 of her fellow students from Louisville's Holy Trinity Elementary School to experience their first stockholders' meeting.
This notice does not come as a surprise as we elected to avoid the costs of holding multiple annual stockholders' meetings in a relatively short time period.
Information regarding those participants is included in the proxy statements for the Paradyne and Elastic annual stockholders' meetings for 2001, which are available at the SEC's Web site.
4 million shares of Elastic common stock (approximately 46% of outstanding shares), have agreed to support and to vote in favor of the transaction at the Elastic stockholders' meeting.
Ives, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, stated: "In the future, we plan to hold our stockholders' meetings in June of each year.
NYSE:FLT) and BankBoston Corporation (NYSE:BKB) announced today that Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS), a national proxy advisory firm, has recommended that its clients who are stockholders of Fleet and/or BankBoston vote in favor of the proposed merger of BankBoston and Fleet at the companies' upcoming Special Stockholders' Meetings.
NYSE:NWL) and Rubbermaid Incorporated (NYSE:RBD) announced today that the stockholders' meetings of the two companies in connection with their previously announced merger transaction have been scheduled for March 11, 1999.
Both companies have scheduled stockholders' meetings for February 17, 1999 and expect to mail proxy materials to stockholders within the next few days.
Dan River and Bibb expect to adjourn their stockholders' meetings, presently scheduled to be held on September 28, until the week of October 11 and to close the transaction promptly after the stockholder meetings.
BUSINESS WIRE)--July 2, 1998--SLH Corporation (SLH) announced today that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has declared effective the SLH Form S-4 Registration Statement which provides for a Joint Proxy Statement for SLH and Syntroleum(R) Corporation stockholders' meetings on August 6, 1998 to vote on merging SLH and Syntroleum.
NYSE:CU) announced today that the proxy statements for the respective special stockholders' meetings of Davidson & Associates, Inc.