proxy statement

proxy statement
proxy statement n: a document containing information about a proposed corporate action that the corporation is required to submit to shareholders for their vote on the action

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

proxy statement
USA
A disclosure document containing information prescribed by the rules and regulations of the SEC that must be provided to stockholders in connection with the solicitation of their proxies to vote their shares at the stockholders' meeting in the manner specified in the proxy card.
See Practice Note, Proxy Statements (www.practicallaw.com/4-381-1684).

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.

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