ATT Uses COVID-19 To Silence Shareholder

There is simply no excuse for not allowing a shareholder to speak on behalf of his proposal at an annual meeting, whether in person or virtual. A letter from ATT to the shareholder who submitted a shareholder proposal: To protect our stockholders during the current COVOID-19 pandemic, AT&T Inc. has changed the location of the…

ICCR Comment On SEC’s Draft Proxy Proposal Rule

From ICCR’s comment letter to the SEC on the draft rule on proxy proposals (full comment in the link below): For decades, the shareholder proposal process has served as a cost-effective way for corporate management and boards to gain a better understanding of shareholder priorities and concerns, particularly those of longer-term shareholders concerned about the…