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Are the minutes of a Board of Directors meeting reviewable

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Are the minutes of a Board of Director's meeting reviewable by a shareholder?
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If the meeting is "open", then shareholders are free to review the minutes once they are requested. If, however, this is a private or a "closed" meeting, the shareholders cannot request the minutes. Please find out if the meeting was open or not and if it is, as a shareholder you have the right to obtain copies of those meeting minutes.

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