Casting vote

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Updated: Aug 20, 2021

The chairman of a meeting’s vote, used if the votes cast for and against a particular resolution are the same. The casting vote is not a legal right – the chairman must be given it by, for example, the articles of association.

Reference: The Penguin Business Dictionary, 3rd edt.



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