CALGARY, Jan. 23, 2012 /CNW/ - Canadian Pacific (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP)
today announced that it received a letter from Pershing Square
including a requisition for a meeting of shareholders for the purpose
of electing five Pershing Square nominees to the CP Board. These
nominees are William A. Ackman, Gary F. Colter, Paul C. Hilal, Rebecca
MacDonald and Dr. Anthony R. Melman.
The Company announced that it will hold its annual meeting of
shareholders (the "annual meeting") on Thursday, May 17, 2012 in
Calgary, Alberta, consistent with the Company's normal practice.
Further details regarding the annual meeting will be included in the
Company's proxy circular, which CP will mail to shareholders of record
in advance of the annual meeting.
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