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Jul 31, 2014

Mayne: Woodside discloses proxies early, special Shell deal headed for defeat

Early proxies disclosure ahead of "knife-edge" Woodside vote tomorrow sets new precedent for an ASX 100 company.

Stephen Mayne — Journalist and Founder

Stephen Mayne

Journalist and Founder

First up, this is a letter submitted to The Australian Financial Review on Monday afternoon, which the paper declined to run:

Disclose the Woodside proxies tomorrow

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  1. Malcolm Street

    If this proposed offer from Shell disadvantages other shareholders as the price for getting rid of Shell, is this greenmail? If so, should the ACCC get involved (ROFL!!!)

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