straight voting

noun

Legal Definition of straight voting

: a system of voting for corporate directors in which each shareholder may cast one vote for each share of stock owned for each seat in contention — compare cumulative voting

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“Straight voting.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/straight%20voting. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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