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This recent post on the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance submitted by Wilson Sonsini discusses that the 2024 proxy season, the second year with universal proxy cards, has produced incremental evidence of the effect that universal proxy has had on proxy fights and on advance notice bylaws with respect to shareholder nominations. While the post indicates that it does not appear that the universal proxy card has caused an increase in proxy fights in the United States, there have been developments relating to advance notice bylaws. In particular, the post discusses recent decisions from the Delaware Court of Chancery regarding advance notice bylaw amendments and Rule 14a-8 shareholder proposals seeking to impose limits on these amendments.