Rim backdating scandal

05-Mar-2020 05:20

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Glass Lewis said RIM’s recent problems, including repeated downward revisions to sales and revenue forecasts, declining market share and lacklustre launch of its Play Book tablet have placed additional scrutiny on the company’s unique leadership structure.

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The proposal will be face a vote at RIM’s next annual general meeting on July 12.

Glass Lewis also recommends shareholders do not vote for John Richardson, who is up for re-election to the RIM board.“[Mr.

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