Details of the following proposals from the 2012 Annual Shareholders’ Meeting are available in the Company's Proxy Statement dated April 13, 2012.
A total of 1,016,147,106 shares of McDonald's Common Stock were outstanding and entitled to vote at the Annual Shareholders' Meeting.
Proposal No. 1. Election of Directors*
In the election of directors, each nominee was elected by a vote of the shareholders as follows:
* Abstentions have no effect on the outcome of our Director elections; therefore, abstentions have not been included in the denominator when calculating voting percentages for Director nominees.
n/a: Not applicable
Proposal No. 2. Advisory Vote to Approve Executive Compensation
Proposal No. 3. Vote to Approve the 2012 Omnibus Stock Ownership Plan
Proposal No. 4. Vote to Approve Declassification of the Board of Directors
Proposal No. 5. Vote to Approve Shareholders' Right to Call Special Meetings
Proposal 6. Advisory Vote to Approve the Appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as Independent Auditor for 2012
Proposal No. 7. Advisory Vote on a Shareholder Proposal Requesting a Nutrition Report