Canadian extractive companies are no strangers to controversy. Talisman Energy suffered investor ire for its investments in Sudan, and the company has more recently ventured into contentious territory with projects…
There are a total of 91 shareholder proposals in SHARE’s Shareholder Resolution Database so far for 2009. This is in sharp contrast to the 127 shareholder proposals SHARE was tracking at this time last year.
In February 2008, an international coalition of investors and research organizations (including SHARE) travelled to Guatemala to observe Goldcorp Inc.’s operations at its Marlin Mine first-hand.
Recently, SHARE expanded its database of shareholder proposals filed at Canadian companies so that it now includes proposals filed from 2000 to 2008.