Proxy Voting Policies

Summary of Proxy Voting Policies. The follow is a summary of the Firm’s proxy voting policies: a. Director Related Issues. The Firm will generally vote for any shareholder proposal that favors independence of directors, and allows for maximum control, by shareholders...

Harrington Sets a Record in the Fight for Proxy Access

Napa, CA – Shareholders of Anthem, Inc., one of the nation’s largest for profit healthcare insurance companies, voted 67% in favor of the right to nominate directors, as proposed by John Harrington, CEO of Harrington Investments in Napa. With the surprisingly large...

Harrington Wins Proxy Access at Bank of America

by James McRitchie, published in Corporate Governance Bank of America (BAC) shareholders can now look forward to nominating candidates to the Board of Directors in a deal negotiated by John Harrington, CEO of Harrington Investments, Inc., (HII) a socially responsible...

Proposal Ends Soviet Bloc Style Voting at Monsanto

Feb 2, 2015 – Napa, CA –Monsanto shareholders adopted a shareholder proposal by John Harrington, CEO of Harrington Investments, Inc., (HII) a socially responsible investment advisory firm based in Napa, to request the board of directors to allow shareholders to...

Intel: Adoption of Holy Land Principals

PALESTINE-ISRAEL––HOLY LAND PRINCIPLES   WHEREAS, Intel Corporation has operations in Palestine-Israel; WHEREAS, achieving a lasting peace in the Holy Land — with security for Israel and justice for Palestinians — encourages us to promote a means for...

Wellpoint: Proxy Access

Wellpoint — Proxy Access   RESOLVED: The shareholders of Wellpoint ask the board of directors to amend the bylaws to adopt a “proxy access” procedure whereby Wellpoint shall include in any proxy materials prepared for a shareholder meeting at which...