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someone who holds shares of stock in a corporation

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On the contrary, as the new railroad brings with it great trade and a constant influx of strangers, the lord of Vanity Fair is its chief patron, and the capitalists of the city are among the largest stockholders.
If the assets of the business are sold and the corporation is subsequently liquidated, there will be only one tax--at the stockholder level.
Many taxpayers have redemption agreements under which the corporation agrees to purchase the stock of a deceased stockholder.
In connection with the proposed merger with Jazz and the required stockholder approval, Acquicor has filed a definitive proxy statement on Schedule 14A with the SEC that was first mailed to its stockholders on February 1, 2007.
A public stockholder who owned shares as of the Record Date who votes against the merger may demand that Terra Nova convert the stockholder's ("Converting Stockholder") shares into cash for the stockholder's pro rata share of the trust account.
Stockholders of Cold Spring are advised to read, when it becomes available, Cold Spring's proxy statement in connection with Cold Spring's solicitation of proxies for the special stockholder meeting at which the stockholders will be asked to approve, among other things, the SDP acquisition, because it will contain important information.
In addition, the board of directors voted to redeem all of the rights outstanding under the company's stockholder rights plan, effective as of Dec.
Any statements made regarding the proposed merger transaction between CNS and GSK, the expected timetable for completing the transaction, the satisfaction of closing conditions, timing or satisfactory receipt of regulatory or CNS stockholder approvals, future products or market growth, and any other statements regarding CNS' future expectations, beliefs, goals or prospects are forward-looking statements which are subject to risks and uncertainties.
New Policy Requires Stockholder Approval for Any Future Plan
Under the Plan, each stockholder on the record date of a distribution will receive their distribution in additional whole or fractional shares of the Company's Common Stock, unless the stockholder provides specific instructions to receive the distribution in cash.
Subject to CNS stockholder approval, the expiration of the waiting period for the merger under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act, and the other terms and conditions of the merger agreement, CNS expects that the merger will be completed as promptly as practicable after the Special Meeting of Stockholders.
These include statements concerning the anticipated impact on stockholder value of the Company's strategic plan, the ability of management to execute the Company's strategy and adapt to changes in the industry, the Company's review of all strategic alternatives to maximize stockholder value, and the effect of the Mihaylo Resolution and the actions of its sponsors and others.
At today's Special Meeting of Stockholders, the stockholders were asked to approve (1) the issuance of securities to Ipsen (or its designated affiliate), (2) amendments to the company's amended and restated certificate of incorporation and amended and restated bylaws, (3) additional amendments to the company's amended and restated certificate of incorporation, and (4) the adoption of a Rights Agreement implementing a stockholder rights plan.
The Plan also permitted WRP's Board of Directors to acquire more Reis shares and/or discontinue the Plan without further stockholder approval.