This excerpt taken from the NEM DEF 14A filed Mar 9, 2009.
Proposal No. 4Stockholder Proposal to Approve Majority Voting for the Election of Directors in a Non-Contested Election
The Company has been advised that the following resolution and statement in support thereof may be presented by or on behalf of a beneficial owner of shares of the Companys common stock at the Annual Meeting of Stockholders. The name and address of such beneficial owner, together with the number of shares of common stock held by such beneficial owner, will be furnished by the Company, to any person, orally or in writing as required, promptly upon the receipt of such request.