This excerpt taken from the ALL DEF 14A filed Apr 2, 2007.
Notice of 2007 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
The annual meeting of stockholders of The Allstate Corporation ("Allstate," or "Corporation") will be held in the Chase Auditorium located on the Plaza Level of Chase Tower, 10 South Dearborn, Chicago, Illinois on Tuesday, May 15, 2007, at 11 a.m. for the following purposes:
In addition, any other business properly presented may be acted upon at the meeting.
Registration and seating will begin at 9:45 a.m. Each stockholder may be asked to present picture identification and proof of stock ownership. Stockholders holding Allstate stock through a bank, brokerage or other nominee account will need to bring their account statement showing ownership as of the record date, March 16, 2007. Cameras, recording devices or other electronic devices will not be allowed in the meeting.
Allstate began mailing its proxy statement and annual report, and proxy card/voting instruction form to stockholders and to participants in its profit sharing fund on April 2, 2007.