01 Feb 2010

Italy's 'Vote by Slate' - an innovative method to elect minority directors

ICGN

In this article published in the ICGN 2009 Yearbook, John Wilcox, Andrea Di Segni and Matteo Erede explain the main features of the Italian vote by slate ("Voto di lista") rules, which provide an often overlooked means for minority shareholders to achieve Board representation in Italian listed companies.

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Shareholder Activism Shareholder Engagement General Meetings / Proxy solicitation Italy Europe