Pacific Biosciences of California (PACB)

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ESG framework mentions
In last year of SEC filings
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB)
Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
No mentions
ESG term mentions
In last year of SEC filings
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Proxy contests and exempt solicitations in last 3 years

No recent proxy contest or exempt solicitation filings from shareholders.

Vote support at last AGM

The Company held its 2022 Annual Meeting on May 25, 2022. Of the 224,329,439 shares of the Company’s common stock outstanding as of the record date of March 31, 2022, 189,287,226 shares were represented at the Annual Meeting, either virtually in person or by proxy, constituting approximately 84.38% of shares of common stock entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting. The three matters voted on at the Annual Meeting and the voting results with respect to each such matter are set forth below:

Proposal 1: Election of Three Class III Directors

Name of DirectorForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Votes
David Botstein, Ph.D.154,199,726896,098143,25134,048,151
William Ericson151,871,8053,214,953152,31734,048,151
Kathy Ordoñez124,756,29330,358,126124,65634,048,151

Each director nominee was duly elected to serve until the 2025 annual meeting of stockholders and until his or her successor is duly elected and qualified, subject to his or her earlier resignation or removal.

Proposal 2: Ratification of the Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm


The stockholders ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022.

Proposal 3: Approval of Amendment to the 2020 Equity Incentive Plan

ForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Votes

The stockholders approved the amendment to the Company’s 2020 Plan to increase the number of shares of the Company’s common stock reserved thereunder.