Shareholder Resolutions 2019

TopicSubjectResolutionCompanyMeeting DateVote
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on lobbyingMcKesson Corp24-Jul-18For
RemunerationRemuneration – Policy (Long-term Incentives)To request the Board to adopt a policy that in the event of a change in control there shall be no acceleration of vesting of any equity awardMcKesson Corp24-Jul-18For
RemunerationRemuneration – Policy (Long-term Incentives)To request that the Board use GAAP financial metrics for determining executive compensationMcKesson Corp24-Jul-18For
Shareholder RightsGeneral Meeting ProceduresTo request the Board to take the steps necessary to amend the Bylaws so that a lower threshold is required for shareholders to call a special shareholder meetingMcKesson Corp24-Jul-18For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on political contributionsNike Inc20-Sep-18For
RemunerationRemuneration – Policy (Long-term Incentives)To request the Board to adopt a policy that in the event of a change in control there shall be no acceleration of vesting of any equity awardSysco Corp16-Nov-18For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board report to shareholders information known regarding supplier compliance with the global policy on prison laborCostco Wholesale Corp24-Jan-19For
Shareholder RightsShareholder RightsTo request the Board to take the steps necessary to amend the Bylaws so that shareholders may act by written consentDeere & Co Inc27-Feb-19For
BoardElection RulesTo request the Board amend the Proxy Access BylawApple Inc01-Mar-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board adopt a policy to disclose qualifications requirements for Board members and information on each nominee’s skills, perspectives and experienceApple Inc01-Mar-19Against
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on True Board Diversity PolicyStarbucks Corp20-Mar-19Against
SustainabilityEnvironmental PracticesTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on sustainable packagingStarbucks Corp20-Mar-19For
SustainabilityEthical Business PracticesProposal that that Novo Nordisk reduce the price of insulin and other products, if Novo Nordisk’s return on equity exceeds 7%Novo Nordisk AS21-Mar-19Against
RemunerationRemuneration – OtherTo request that the Board disclose the equity ratio used by the compensation committee in its compensation setting processRoyal Bank of Canada04-Apr-19For
BoardBoard CommitteeTo request that the Board create a new technologies committeeRoyal Bank of Canada04-Apr-19Against
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request that the Board revise the Human Rights PoliciesBank of Nova Scotia09-Apr-19For
RemunerationRemuneration – OtherTo request that the Board report to shareholders on pay ratioBank of Nova Scotia09-Apr-19For
BoardBoard CommitteeTo request that the Board create a new Technology CommitteeBank of Nova Scotia09-Apr-19Against
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request that the Board report to shareholders addressing the gender pay gapAdobe Systems Inc11-Apr-19For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on the Company’s political donationsNorthern Trust Corp23-Apr-19For
Shareholder RightsGeneral Meeting ProceduresTo request the Board to take the steps necessary to amend the Bylaws so that shareholders may call a special shareholder meetingNorthern Trust Corp23-Apr-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to publish a report on Gender Pay EquityBank of America Corp24-Apr-19For
Shareholder RightsShareholder RightsTo request the Board to take the steps necessary to amend the Bylaws so that shareholders may act by written consentBank of America Corp24-Apr-19For
BoardElection RulesTo request that the Board to amend the Proxy Access BylawBank of America Corp24-Apr-19For
Shareholder RightsShareholder RightsTo request the Board to take the steps necessary to amend the Bylaws so that shareholders may act by written consentMarathon Petroleum Corp24-Apr-19For
BoardBoard CompositionTo request that the Board establish a policy of the Chairman being an independent directorMarathon Petroleum Corp24-Apr-19For
BoardBoard CompositionTo request that the Board establish a policy of the Chairman being an independent directorCoca Cola Co24-Apr-19For
SustainabilityEthical Business PracticesTo request the Board to adopt policies on sugar and public healthCoca Cola Co24-Apr-19For
BoardElection RulesTo request the Board to amend the proxy access by-lawLockheed Martin Corp25-Apr-19For
BoardElection RulesTo request the Board to amend the proxy access by-lawEdison International25-Apr-19For
BoardDirectors – ElectTo re-elect as a director, Lawrence CunninghamMethanex Corp25-Apr-19Withhold
BoardDirectors – ElectTo re-elect as a director, Patrice MerrinMethanex Corp25-Apr-19Withhold
BoardDirectors – ElectTo re-elect as a director, Kevin RodgersMethanex Corp25-Apr-19Withhold
BoardBoard CommitteeTo request that the Directors establish a Shareholder CommitteeRoyal Bank of Scotland Group plc; The25-Apr-19For
BoardElection RulesTo request that the Board introduce the majority vote standard for the election of directorsIntuitive Surgical Inc25-Apr-19For
BoardBoard CompositionTo request that the Board establish a policy of the Chairman being an independent directorAbbott Laboratories26-Apr-19For
BoardBoard CompositionTo request that the Board establish a policy of the Chairman being an independent directorAT&T Inc26-Apr-19For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on lobbyingBoeing Company29-Apr-19For
RemunerationRemuneration – OtherTo request the Board to exclude the impact of share repurchases when determining the amount or vesting of any senior executive incentive compensation grant or award.Boeing Company29-Apr-19For
BoardBoard CompositionTo request that the Board establish a policy of the Chairman being an independent directorBoeing Company29-Apr-19For
BoardElection RulesTo request the Board to amend the proxy access by-lawBoeing Company29-Apr-19For
RemunerationRemuneration – OtherTo request that the Board establish a share retention policy for senior executivesBoeing Company29-Apr-19For
SustainabilityEnvironmental PracticesTo request the Board to publish a report of costs and benefits from the company’s environment-related activities which exceed regulatory requirementsExelon Corp30-Apr-19Against
Shareholder RightsShareholder RightsTo request the Board to take the steps necessary to amend the Bylaws so that shareholders may act by written consentInternational Business Machines Corp30-Apr-19For
BoardBoard CompositionTo request that the Board establish a policy of the Chairman being an independent directorInternational Business Machines Corp30-Apr-19For
BoardBoard CompositionTo request that the Board adopt a policy requiring an independent Board ChairmanAllergan plc01-May-19For
RemunerationRemuneration – OtherTo request the Board to adopt a policy that prohibits the practice of paying above market earnings on the non tax qualified retirement saving or deferred income to executivesVerizon Communications Inc02-May-19For
BoardBoard CompositionTo request that the Board establish a policy of the Chairman being an independent directorVerizon Communications Inc02-May-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on child sexual exploitation onlineVerizon Communications Inc02-May-19Against
SustainabilityEthical Business PracticesTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on cyber security and data privacyVerizon Communications Inc02-May-19For
RemunerationRemuneration – OtherTo request the Board to seek shareholder approval of directors’ compensation packageVerizon Communications Inc02-May-19Against
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on the Company’s political donationsDuke Energy Corp02-May-19For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on lobbying expensesDuke Energy Corp02-May-19For
SustainabilityEnvironmental PracticesTo request that the Board reports to shareholders on health and climate impacts of coal useDuke Energy Corp02-May-19For
SustainabilityEnvironmental PracticesTo request that the Board reports to shareholders on the company’s voluntary environmental-related activitiesDuke Energy Corp02-May-19Against
Shareholder RightsShareholder RightsTo request the Board to take the steps necessary to amend the Bylaws so that shareholders may act by written consentIllinois Tool Works Inc03-May-19For
SustainabilityEnvironmental PracticesTo request that the Board sets Company-wide greenhouse gas emission targetsIllinois Tool Works Inc03-May-19For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on the Company’s direct and indirect political expenditureEli Lilly & Company06-May-19For
Shareholder RightsGeneral Meeting ProceduresTo request the Board to amend the governing documents to remove the supermajority voting provisionsNorfolk Southern Corp09-May-19For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on the Company’s political donationsAmerican Water Works Company Inc10-May-19For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on lobbying expensesAmerican Water Works Company Inc10-May-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request that the Board establish a policy of the Independent Director with Human Rights ExpertiseMotorola Solutions Inc13-May-19For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on lobbyingMotorola Solutions Inc13-May-19For
BoardElection RulesTo request that each director be elected annuallyAnthem Inc15-May-19For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on the Company’s political donationsKohls Corp15-May-19For
SustainabilityAnimal WelfareTo request the Board adopt a vendor policy regarding oversight on preventing cruelty to animalsKohls Corp15-May-19For
Shareholder RightsGeneral Meeting ProceduresTo request the Board to take the steps necessary to amend the Bylaws so that a lower threshold is required for shareholders to call a special shareholder meetingPinnacle West Capital Corp15-May-19For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on the Company’s political donationsRepublic Services Inc17-May-19For
SustainabilityEnvironmental PracticesTo request that the Board report to shareholders on the strategy to be consistent with the goals of the Paris AgreementBP plc21-May-19For
SustainabilityEnvironmental PracticesTo request that the Board publish targets that are aligned with the goal of the Paris Climate AgreementBP plc21-May-19Against
SustainabilityEnvironmental PracticesTo request the Board to produce a report on the environmental and social impacts of food wasteAmazon.com Inc22-May-19For
Shareholder RightsGeneral Meeting ProceduresTo request the Board to take the steps necessary to amend the Bylaws so that a lower threshold is required for shareholders to call a special shareholder meetingAmazon.com Inc22-May-19For
SustainabilityEthical Business PracticesTo request the Board to stop the sale of certain technologies to governmentAmazon.com Inc22-May-19For
SustainabilityEthical Business PracticesTo request the Board to report on the impact of government use of certain technologiesAmazon.com Inc22-May-19For
SustainabilityEthical Business PracticesTo request the Board to produce a report on certain productsAmazon.com Inc22-May-19For
BoardBoard CompositionTo request that the Board establish a policy of the Chairman being an independent directorAmazon.com Inc22-May-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to produce a report on sexual harassmentAmazon.com Inc22-May-19Against
SustainabilityEnvironmental PracticesTo request the Board to produce a report on climate change topicsAmazon.com Inc22-May-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to disclose the policy on nominees’ skills, ideological perspectives, and experienceAmazon.com Inc22-May-19Against
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to report on the company’s gender pay equityAmazon.com Inc22-May-19For
RemunerationRemuneration – OtherTo request the inclusion of ESG performance metrics into executive remunerationAmazon.com Inc22-May-19For
Shareholder RightsGeneral Meeting ProceduresTo request the Board to produce a report on vote counting practices for shareholder proposalsAmazon.com Inc22-May-19For
SustainabilityEnvironmental PracticesTo request the Board to prepare a climate change report to shareholdersRoss Stores Inc22-May-19For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a semi-annual report to shareholders on the Company’s political donationsNextEra Energy Inc23-May-19Against
BoardBoard CompositionTo request that the Board establish a policy of the Chairman being an independent directorExxon Mobil Corp29-May-19For
Shareholder RightsGeneral Meeting ProceduresTo request the Board to take the steps necessary to amend the Bylaws so that a lower threshold is required for shareholders to call a special shareholder meetingExxon Mobil Corp29-May-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to disclose directors’/nominees’ gender and race/ethnicity skills experience and attributes as relevantExxon Mobil Corp29-May-19For
BoardBoard CommitteeTo request the Board establish a Climate Change CommitteeExxon Mobil Corp29-May-19For
SustainabilityEnvironmental PracticesTo request the Board to prepare a report assessing the public health risks in areas prone to climate changeExxon Mobil Corp29-May-19For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on the Company’s political donationsExxon Mobil Corp29-May-19For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on lobbyingExxon Mobil Corp29-May-19For
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to enhance election-related disclosuresIllumina Inc29-May-19For
BoardBoard CompositionTo request that the Board establish a policy of the Chairman being an independent directoreBay Inc30-May-19For
Shareholder RightsShareholder RightsTo request that the Board introduce a change in stockholder voting to have one vote per shareFacebook Inc30-May-19For
BoardBoard CompositionTo request that the Board establish a policy of the Chairman being an independent directorFacebook Inc30-May-19For
BoardElection RulesTo request that the Board introduce the majority vote standard for the election of directorsFacebook Inc30-May-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request that the Board establish a true diversity board policyFacebook Inc30-May-19Against
SustainabilityEthical Business PracticesTo request that the Board establish a policy regarding a content governance reportFacebook Inc30-May-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to produce a report on median gender pay gapFacebook Inc30-May-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to produce a report on workforce diversityFacebook Inc30-May-19Against
BoardBoard CommitteeTo request the Board report on a process of retaining advisors to study strategic alternatives and empower a committee of independent directors to evaluate those alternatives in exercise of their fiduciary responsibilities to maximize shareholder valueFacebook Inc30-May-19Against
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to provide a report on compensation relating to race gender or ethnicityTJX Companies Inc04-Jun-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to provide a report on prison labourTJX Companies Inc04-Jun-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to provide a report on human rights risksTJX Companies Inc04-Jun-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to Strengthen Prevention of Workplace Sexual HarassmentWalmart Inc05-Jun-19For
BoardElection RulesTo request that the Board introduce the cumulative vote standard for the election of directorsWalmart Inc05-Jun-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to publish a report regarding a true diversity board policySalesforce.Com Inc06-Jun-19Against
SustainabilityPolitical ActivityTo request the Board to prepare a report to shareholders on the Company’s political donationsNetflix Inc06-Jun-19For
BoardElection RulesTo request that the Board introduce the majority vote standard for the election of directorsNetflix Inc06-Jun-19For
SustainabilityHuman Rights & WorkforceTo request the Board to establish a public policy committee to oversee policies including human rights and environmentTesla Inc11-Jun-19For
BoardElection RulesTo request that the Board introduce the majority vote standard for the election of directorsTesla Inc11-Jun-19For
Shareholder RightsOther Articles of AssociationTo amend the Articles of IncorporationMizuho Financial Group Inc21-Jun-19Against