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Definition: [crh] Refers to a meeting of shareholders outside the usual annual general meeting. In the context of corporate governance, some limitations either increase the level of shaDefinition: reholder support required to call a special meeting beyond that specified by state law or eliminate the ability to call one entirely. Such provisions add an extra time delay to many proxy fights, sinDefinition: ce bidders must wait until the regularly scheduled annual meeting to replace board members or dismantle takeover defenses.

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