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McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) is mentioned anticipated to get a proxy struggle with activist Carl Icahn that began above his claims around the quick meals chain’s cure of pregnant pigs.

McDonald’s (MCD) appears to have retained two board seats that Icahn was difficult with two board candidates, in accordance to a WSJ report, citing early vote tallies forward of Thursday’s yearly meeting.

The report will come just after proxy advisory organization ISS past week issued a recommendation in guidance of the board of director nominees on the McDonald’s (MCD) slate.

Icahn commenced his combat with McDonald’s (MCD) in February in when he nominated two board customers in a dispute with the organization in excess of its treatment method of pigs.

Icahn urged McDonald’s to halt utilizing pork that is sourced from gestation crates, something that he 1st brought up with the quickly food huge close to 2012.

Icahn is not halting with McDonald’s. In late March he also targeted Kroger (KR) and nominated two administrators to the supermarket chain’s board in his force for much better solutions of pigs.

Previously this thirty day period Icahn urged massive index-fund professionals, specially types concentrated on ESG, to get on board with his battle against McDonald’s.