proxy fight


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Noun1.proxy fight - a measure used by an acquirer to gain control of a takeover target; acquirer tries to persuade other shareholders that the management of the target should be replaced
takeover attempt - an attempt to take control of a corporation
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Since then, other than contacting Monarch to schedule interviews of its director nominees in the ordinary course of preparing for the 2018 annual meeting of stockholders, the Company has not initiated contact or made any attempt at furthering a constructive dialogue with Monarch to resolve our proposals without a proxy fight. While Monarch remains open to engaging in further discussions toward a consensual agreement, Resolute's failure to communicate with Monarch over the last month with respect to our proposed steps suggests that it has embarked on an ill-advised scorched-earth policy that is not in the best interests of the Company's stockholders and reflects an entrenched Board.
commented, "The Company reached out to us and requested that we give up two board seats to avoid a potentially disruptive proxy fight, which could have been especially bad at this important time for the Company.
(...) Despite criticizing Scripps for costs relating to this proxy fight, Gabelli has refused repeated attempts at constructive dialogue and compromise.
Elaine Wynn, who is waging a proxy fight to oust a Wynn Resorts board member, is facing scrutiny after claiming to have promptly brought a sexual misconduct allegation against ex-husband and former CEO Steve Wynn to the attention of the company, the New York Post reports, citing company deposition.
Through his offer and the proxy fight, the investor provides CVR shareholders the chance to obtain value from the sale of the company, Icahn added.
HomeStreet issued the following statement in response to the disclosure by Roaring Blue Lion Capital that it, and those acting in concert with Roaring Blue Lion, failed to apply for, or obtain, the necessary approval from the Washington Department of Financial Institutions Division of Banks in conjunction with Roaring Blue Lion's proxy fight against HomeStreet.
HomeStreet issued the following statement: "As previously announced, Roaring Blue Lion Capital Management and those acting in concert with it failed to apply for, and obtain, approval from the Washington Department of Financial Institutions Division of Banks in conjunction with Roaring Blue Lion's proxy fight against HomeStreet.
has reached an agreement with investors group Formation Capital for that group to end its proxy fight with the publicly traded nursing home chain.
It seems to us that the chance of the company being able to attract a first-rate food executive in the middle of a proxy fight is low.
Mason Hawkins's firm, which claims that all of Dell is worth USD24.00 per share, noted it would seek all available options to oppose the planned buyout, including a proxy fight, litigation claims and any available Delaware statutory appraisal rights, among other alternatives.
Mason Hawkinsa[euro](tm)s firm, which claims that all of Dell is worth USD24.00 per share, noted it would seek all available options to oppose the planned buyout, including a proxy fight, litigation claims and any available Delaware statutory appraisal rights, among other alternatives.
By doing so, the board would avoid a proxy fight, it added.