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Discussion Regarding Disclosures on ESG

SEC-IAC: Disclosures on ESG Topics 

…te differently. In the landmark decision Citizens United, Supreme Court Justice Kennedy expressed enthusiasm that technology today makes disclosure “rapid and informative.” The current N-PX requirements meet neither standard, being only once a year an…

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Alphabet 2018 Vote to End Oligarchy

Alphabet 2018: End Oligarchy

…osts, the US Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission was based on a false premise. Justice Kennedy’s majority opinion justifies the decision by pointing to the Internet. With the advent of the Internet… Shareholders…

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Review: Corporation Nation

…and knaves in mind, rather than virtuous citizens. Before the Civil War, stockholders were much more involved in major policy decisions and corporate governance facilitated that involvement. Stockholders ultimately ruled most early American corporatio…

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November 2006

…he environment, because these same owner citizens will have to pay for the cleanup and the cost of cleanup is generally more expensive than the cost of avoidance. With society and shareowners becoming one and the same, Davis, Lukomnik, and Pitt-Watson…

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Walt Disney Company

Disney Proxy Vote Recommendations

…ration’s interest in making profits, and citizens can see whether elected officials are ‘in the pocket’ of so-called moneyed interests. He also said that disclosure, permits citizens and shareholders to react to the speech of corporate entities in a p…

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Shareholder Proposal Reform

Shareholder Proposal Reform Rebutted

…xpenditures can provide shareholders and citizens with the information needed to hold corporations and elected officials accountable for their positions and supporters. Shareholders can determine whether their corporation’s political speech advances t…

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Boeing Proxy Voting Recommendations

…ed in the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision: With the advent of the Internet, prompt disclosure of expenditures can provide shareholders and citizens with the information needed to hold corporations and elected officials accountable for t…

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PayPal Holdings

PayPal Holdings Proxy Recommendations

…ration’s interest in making profits, and citizens can see whether elected officials are ‘in the pocket’ of so-called moneyed interests. The decision also said that disclosure permits citizens and shareholders to react to the speech of corporate entiti…

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