SEC To Consider Shareholder Nominations of Directors at Meeting Next Wednesday

Thank you @brocromanek for flagging this. The SEC is set to consider shareholder proxy access for nominations of directors next Wednesday. This should be an exciting meeting. The content of the SEC’s notice of the meeting is below. You can also find the notice here.

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Sunshine Act Meeting.

Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the Government in the Sunshine Act, Pub. L. 94-409, that the Securities and Exchange Commission will hold an Open Meeting on August 25, 2010 at 10:00 a.m., in the Auditorium, Room L-002.

The subject matter of the Open Meeting will be:

Item 1: The Commission will consider whether to adopt changes to the federal proxy and other rules to facilitate director nominations by shareholders.

At times, changes in Commission priorities require alterations in the scheduling of meeting items.

For further information and to ascertain what, if any, matters have been added, deleted or postponed, please contact:

The Office of the Secretary at (202) 551-5400.

Florence E. Harmon

Deputy Secretary

August 18, 2010

http://www.sec.gov/news/openmeetings/2010/ssamtg082510.htm