Shareholders

Some articles on shareholders, shareholder:

Say On Pay - Switzerland
... On the 3rd of March the Swiss voted by 69.7 per cent to ensure shareholders, pension funds and not banks, entirely control questions of executive pay ... Shareholders must elect all members of a company's remuneration committee of all Swiss public listed companies ... that banks played in casting votes on other shareholders behalf has been abolished ...
Corporate Law In The United States - Corporate Constitution - Shareholder Rights and Duties
... DGCL §271, shareholders must approve sale of "all or substantially all assets", held in Gimbel (1974) to be those "qualitatively vital to the existence and purpose" of the corporation which in Katz v. 1987) a shareholder owning over 50% of shares is a controlling shareholder but actual control may also be present through other mechanisms Citron v. 1989) non controlling shareholders do not owe duties to minority shareholders and may vote their shares for personal gain without concern In re Cysive, Inc ...
SCOJ 2007 No.30 - Supreme Court Decision - Findings
1) The principle of shareholder equality, as codified in Article 109-1 of the Company Law, requires that a company treat shareholders fairly based on the type and number ... there is a risk that the acquisition of management control by a particular shareholder would harm the company's interests or the common interests of shareholders, discriminatory ... of management control by a particular shareholder harms the common interests of shareholders "should be decided by the shareholders themselves, to ...
Shareholders' Protection
... a company, scant attention is paid to what might happen if a shareholder dies, or becomes seriously ill ... limited companies where there may only be a small number of principal shareholders – it is essential to provide a safety net following the loss of a shareholder Shares may go to the deceased’s family ...