- H-P (HPQ) has cut the amount of votes that shareholders will need to alter the rules governing various matters to a simple majority from two-thirds previously.
- The regulations regarding the nomination of directors and the size of the board are among the issues that investors will be able to change more easily.
- The moves could help improve H-P's image with investors, which became damaged following a number of boardroom stumbles.
H-P makes it easier for shareholders to change rules
Nov 28 2013, 07:00 ET