Wednesday, November 21, 2007
As expected, the SEC will take up the issue of shareholders' access to the proxy statement to nominate directors at its November 28 meeting. The agenda consists of:
The Commission will consider whether to adopt amendments to Rule 14a-8(i)(8) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, to clarify its longstanding interpretation of that rule.
The Commission will consider whether to adopt amendments to the proxy rules under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to facilitate the use of electronic shareholder forums.