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Proposal tabled at Tyson Foods’ AGM following 39 employee deaths from Covid-19 BlackRock and Vanguard have voted in support of a human rights due diligence proposal, tabled at the recent Tyson Foods AGM. Filed by the American Baptist Home Mission Society, the proposal raised concerns that employees were being insufficiently protected from Covid-19 by the […]

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CII backs Nasdaq’s proposal to improve diversity on boards

US pensions demand change on energy boards One of America’s biggest pension fund groups has submitted shareholder proposals to three leading utility companies urging them to appoint an independent director as chairman. New York City Retirement Systems, which comprises five pension funds with around $208bn in assets, has filed shareholder proposals with Dominion Energy, the […]

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While shareholder resolutions and countermotions are still relatively rare in Europe, they are a core feature of the US market. Here Allie Monaco of ProxyGovernance has highlighted some of February and March’s more interesting proposals.

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