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  allergan plc
Ticker: AGN CUSIP: G0177J108
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/5/2016        

1. director: nesli basgoz, m.d., paul m. bisaro, james h. bloem, christopher w. bodine, christopher j. coughlin, michael r. gallagher, catherine m. klema, peter j. mcdonnell, m.d, patrick j. o'sullivan, brenton l. saunders, ronald r. taylor, fred g. weiss m for yes for
2. to approve, in a non-binding vote, named executive officer compensation m for yes for
3. to ratify, in a non-binding vote, the appointment of pricewaterhousecoopers llp as the company's independent auditor for the fiscal year ending december 31, 2016 and to authorize, in a binding vote, the board of directors, acting through the audit and compliance committee, to determine pricewaterhousecoopers llp's remuneration m for yes for
4a. to approve the amendment of the company's: memorandum of association to make certain administrative amendments m for yes for
4b. to approve the amendment of the company's: articles of association to make certain administrative amendments m for yes for
5a. to approve the amendment of the company's articles of association in order to: provide for a plurality voting standard in the event of a contested election m for yes for
5b. to approve the amendment of the company's articles of association in order to: grant the board of directors sole authority to determine its size m for yes for
6. to approve the reduction of company capital m for yes for
7. to consider a shareholder proposal regarding an annual report on lobbying activities, if properly presented at the meeting s against yes against
8. to consider a shareholder proposal regarding an independent board chairman, if properly presented at the meeting s against yes against

  allison transmission holdings, inc.
Ticker: ALSN CUSIP: 01973R101
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/12/2016        

1a. election of director: david f. denison to serve until 2017 annual meeting is proposal 4 is approved or else until 2019 annual meeting if not approved. m for yes for
1b. election of director: david c. everitt to serve until 2017 annual meeting is proposal 4 is approved or else until 2019 annual meeting if not approved. m for yes for
1c. election of director: james a. star to serve until 2017 annual meeting is proposal 4 is approved or else until 2019 annual meeting if not approved. m for yes for
2. to ratify the appointment of pricewaterhousecoopers llp as our independent registered public accounting firm for 2016. m for yes for
3. an advisory non-binding vote to approve the compensation paid to our named executive officers. m for yes for
4. to approve an amendment to our second amended and restated certificate of incorporation to declassify our board and to provide for annual election of all directors. m for yes for

  amazon.com, inc.
Ticker: AMZN CUSIP: 023135106
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/17/2016        

1. election of director: jeffrey p. bezos, tom a. alberg, john seely brown, william b. gordon, jamie s. gorelick, judith a. mcgrath, jonathan j. rubinstein, thomas o. ryder, patricia q. stonesifer, wendell p. weeks m for yes for
2. ratification of the appointment of ernst & young llp as independent auditors m for yes for
3. shareholder proposal regarding sustainability reporting s against yes against
4. shareholder proposal regarding a report concerning human rights s against yes against
5. shareholder proposal regarding a report concerning corporate political contributions s against yes against

  avon products, inc.
Ticker: AVP CUSIP: 054303102
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/26/2016        

1. director: w. don cornwell, nancy killefer, susan j. kropf, helen mccluskey, sheri mccoy, charles h. noski, cathy d. ross m for yes for
2. advisory vote to approve executive compensation. m for yes for
3. approval of 2016 omnibus incentive plan. m for yes for
4. ratification of the appointment of independent registered public accounting firm. m for yes for

  berkshire hathaway, inc. (b)
Ticker: BRK/B CUSIP: 084670702
Proposal
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Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 4/30/2016        

1. director: warren e. buffett, charles t. munger, howard g. buffett, stephen b. burke, susan l. decker, william h. gates iii, david s. gottesman, charlotte guyman, thomas s. murphy, ronald l. olson, walter scott, jr., meryl b. witmer m for yes for
2. shareholder proposal regarding the reporting of risks posed by climate change. s against yes against

  brown & brown, inc.
Ticker: BRO CUSIP: 115236101
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/4/2016        

1. director: j. hyatt brown, samuel p. bell, iii, hugh m. brown, j. powell brown, bradley currey, jr., theodore j. hoepner, james s. hunt, toni jennings, timothy r.m. main, h. palmer proctor, jr., wendell s. reilly, chilton d. varner m for yes for
2. to ratify the appointment of deloitte & touche llp as brown & brown, inc.'s independent registered public accountants for the fiscal year ending december 31, 2016. m for yes for
3. to approve, on an advisory basis, the compensation of named executive officers. m for yes for
4. to reapprove the material terms of the performance goals under brown & brown, inc.'s 2010 stock incentive plan pursuant to internal revenue code section 162(m). m for yes for
5. to approve an amendment to brown & brown, inc.'s 2010 stock incentive plan to increase the number of shares available for issuance under the plan. m for yes for

  catamaran corporation
Ticker: CTRX CUSIP: 148887102
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  special Meeting : 7/14/2015        

1. to consider and vote upon a proposal to approve the special resolution set forth in the proxy circular and proxy statement (the "arrangement resolution") approving an arrangement under section 195 of the business corporations act (yukon) (the "arrangement") contemplated by the arrangement agreement dated as of 3/29/15 by and among catamaran corporation ("catamaran") unitedhealth group incorporated-a corporation incorporated under the laws of the state of minnesota ...(due to space limits see proxy statement for full proposal). m for yes for
2. to consider and vote on a proposal to approve, on a non-binding, advisory basis, certain compensation that may be paid or become payable to catamaran's named executive officers that is based on or otherwise relates to the arrangement. m for yes for
3. to consider and vote on a proposal to adjourn the special meeting to another place, date or time if necessary or appropriate, to the extent permitted by the arrangement agreement, including to solicit additional proxies in favor of the proposal to approve the arrangement resolution if there are insufficient votes at the time of the special meeting to approve the arrangement resolution. m for yes for

  colfax corporation
Ticker: CFX CUSIP: 194014106
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/13/2016        

1. election of director: mitchell p. rales, matthew l. trerotola, patrick w. allender, thomas s. gayner, rhonda l. jordan, san w. orr, iii, a. clayton perfall, rajiv vinnakota m for yes for
2. ratification of the appointment of ernst & young llp as colfax corporation's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending december 31, 2016. m for yes for
3. approval of the colfax corporation 2016 omnibus incentive plan. m for yes for

  comcast corporation - cl a
Ticker: CMCSA CUSIP: 20030N101
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/19/2016        

1. director: kenneth j. bacon, madeline s. bell, sheldon m. bonovitz, edward d. breen, joseph j. collins, gerald l. hassell, jeffrey a. honickman, eduardo mestre, brian l. roberts, johnathan a. rodgers, dr. judith rodin m for yes for
2. ratification of the appointment of our independent auditors m for yes for
3. approval of our amended and restated 2002 restricted stock plan m for yes for
4. approval of our amended and restated 2003 stock option plan m for yes for
5. approval of the amended and restated comcast corporation 2002 employee stock purchase plan m for yes for
6. approval of the amended and restated comcast- nbcuniversal 2011 employee stock purchase plan m for yes for
7. to provide a lobbying report s against yes against
8. to prohibit accelerated vesting of stock upon a change in control s against yes against
9. to require an independent board chairman s against yes against
10. to stop 100-to-one voting power s against yes against

  comcast corporation - special cl a
Ticker: CMCSK CUSIP: 20030N200
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  special Meeting : 12/10/2015        

1. vote on a proposal to amend and restate our amended and restated articles of incorporation as described in the accompanying proxy statement, and in connection therewith, to reclassify each issued share of our class a special common stock into one share of class a common stock m for yes for

  express scripts holding company
Ticker: ESRX CUSIP: 30219G108
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/4/2016        

1. election of director: maura c. breen, william j. delaney, elder granger, md, mg, usa (retired), nicholas j. lahowchic, thomas p. mac mahon, frank mergenthaler, woodrow a. myers, jr., md, roderick a. palmore, george paz, william l. roper, md, mph, seymour sternberg, timothy wentworth m for yes for
2. to ratify the appointment of pricewaterhousecoopers llp as the company's independent registered public accountants for 2016. m for yes for
3. to approve, by non-binding vote, executive compensation. m for yes for
4. to approve and ratify the express scripts holding company 2016 long-term incentive plan. m for yes for
5. stockholder proposal regarding an independent board chairman. s against yes for
6. stockholder proposal regarding political activities disclosure. s against yes against

  fossil group, inc.
Ticker: FOSL CUSIP: 34988V106
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/25/2016        

1. election of director: elaine b. agather, jeffrey n. boyer, william b. chiasson, mauria a. finley, kosta n. kartsotis, diane l. neal, thomas m. nealon, mark d. quick, elysia holt ragusa, james e. skinner, james m. zimmerman m for yes for
2. proposal to approve, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the company's named executive officers. m for yes for
3. proposal to approve the fossil group, inc. 2016 long-term incentive plan. m for yes for
4. proposal to ratify the appointment of deloitte & touche llp as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending december 31, 2016. m for yes for

  iconix brand group, inc.
Ticker: ICON CUSIP: 451055107
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 12/4/2015        

1. director: f. peter cuneo, barry emanuel, drew cohen, sue gove, mark friedman, james a. marcum m for yes for
2. ratification of the appointment of bdo usa, llp as the company's independent registered public accountants for the fiscal year ending december 31, 2015. m for yes for
3. to approve the advisory resolution on executive compensation. m for yes for
4. to approve the company's 2015 executive incentive plan. m for yes for

  interval leisure group, inc.
Ticker: IILG CUSIP: 46113M108
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  special Meeting : 4/20/2016        

1. to vote on a proposal to approve the issuance of ilg common stock in connection with the agreement and plan of merger, dated as of october 27, 2015, as it may be amended from time to time, among interval leisure group, inc., iris merger sub, inc., starwood hotels & resorts worldwide, inc. and vistana signature experiences, inc. (the "share issuance"). m for yes for
2. to vote on a proposal to approve the adjournment or postponement of the special meeting, if necessary or appropriate, to solicit additional proxies in the event there are not sufficient votes at the time of the special meeting to approve the share issuance. m for yes for

  liberty media corporation - cl c
Ticker: LMCK CUSIP: 531229300
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  special Meeting : 4/11/2016        

1. a proposal to approve the adoption of an amendment and restatement of our certificate of incorporation, among other things, to reclassify and exchange our existing common stock by exchanging the shares of our existing common stock for newly issued shares of three new tracking stocks, to be designated the liberty siriusxm common stock, the liberty braves common stock and the liberty media common stock, and to provide for the attribution of the businesses, assets and ...(due to space limits, see proxy material for full proposal) m for yes for
2. a proposal to approve the adoption of an amendment and restatement of our certificate of incorporation, in connection with the reclassification and exchange of our existing common stock, among other things, to reclassify and exchange each outstanding share of our existing series a, series b and series c common stock by exchanging each such share for the following upon the cancellation thereof: one newly issued share of the corresponding series of liberty siriusxm common ...(due to space limits, see proxy material for full proposal) m for yes for
3. a proposal to approve the adoption of an amendment and restatement of our certificate of incorporation, in connection with the reclassification and exchange of our existing common stock, among other things, to provide the board of directors with discretion to convert shares of common stock intended to track the performance of any of the siriusxm group, the braves group or the media group into common stock intended to track the performance of one of such other groups. m for yes for
4. a proposal to approve the adoption of an amendment and restatement of our certificate of incorporation, in connection with the reclassification and exchange of our existing common stock, among other things, to provide the board of directors with discretion to permit the sale of all or substantially all of the assets of a group without a vote of the holders of the stock of that group, if the net proceeds of such sale are distributed to holders of that stock by means of a dividend or ...(due to space limits, see proxy material for full proposal) m for yes for
5. a proposal to authorize the adjournment of the special meeting by liberty media to permit further solicitation of proxies, if necessary or appropriate, if sufficient votes are not represented at the special meeting to approve the other proposals to be presented at the special meeting. m for yes for

  monsanto company
Ticker: MON CUSIP: 61166W101
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 1/29/2016        

1. election of director: gregory h. boyce, david l. chicoine, ph.d., janice l. fields, hugh grant, arthur h. harper, laura k. ipsen, marcos m. lutz, c. steve mcmillan, jon r. moeller, william u. parfet, george h. poste, ph.d., d.v.m., robert j. stevens, patricia verduin, ph.d m for yes for
2. ratify the appointment of deloitte & touche llp as our independent registered public accounting firm for fiscal 2016. m for yes for
3. advisory (non-binding) vote to approve executive compensation. m for yes for
4. approval of code section 162(m) annual incentive plan. m for yes for
5. shareowner proposal: glyphosate report. s against yes against
6. shareowner proposal: lobbying report. s against yes against
7. shareowner proposal: independent board chairman. s against yes against

  motorola solutions inc.
Ticker: MSI CUSIP: 620076307
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/16/2016        

1. election of director: gregory q. brown, kenneth c. dahlberg, egon p. durban, michael v. hayden, clayton m. jones, judy c. lewent, gregory k. mondre, anne r. pramaggiore, samuel c. scott, iii m for yes for
2. advisory approval of the company's executive compensation. m for yes for
3. ratification of the appointment of kpmg llp as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2016. m for yes for
4. stockholder proposal re: lobbying disclosure. s against yes against

  mrc global inc
Ticker: MRC CUSIP: 55345K103
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 4/28/2016        

1. director: andrew r. lane, leonard m. anthony, rhys j. best, barbara j. duganier, craig ketchum, gerard p. krans, cornelis a. linse, john a. perkins, h.b. wehrle, iii, robert l. wood m for yes for
2. approve a non-binding advisory resolution approving the company's named executive officer compensation. m for yes for
3. ratification of ernst & young llp as our independent registered public accounting firm for 2016. m for yes for

  national cinemedia, inc.
Ticker: NCMI CUSIP: 635309107
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 4/29/2016        

1. director: peter b. brandow, lee roy mitchell, craig r. ramsey m for yes for
2. to approve, on an advisory basis, national cinemedia, inc.'s executive compensation. m for yes for
3. to approve the national cinemedia, inc. 2016 equity incentive plan. m for yes for
4. to ratify the appointment of deloitte & touche llp as national cinemedia, inc.'s independent auditors for the 2016 fiscal year ending december 29, 2016. m for yes for

  pioneer natural resources company
Ticker: PXD CUSIP: 723787107
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/19/2016        

1. election of director: edison c. buchanan, andrew f. cates, timothy l. dove, phillip a. gobe, larry r. grillot, stacy p. methvin, royce w. mitchell, frank a. risch, scott d. sheffield, mona k. sutphen, j. kenneth thompson, phoebe a. wood, michael d. wortley m for yes for
2. ratification of selection of ernst & young llp as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2016 m for yes for
3. advisory vote to approve named executive officer compensation m for yes for
4. approval of the amended and restated 2006 long-term incentive plan m for yes for
5. approval of the material terms of the amended and restated 2006 long-term incentive plan to comply with the stockholder approval requirements of section 162(m) of the internal revenue code m for yes for

  range resources corporation
Ticker: RRC CUSIP: 75281A109
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/18/2016        

1. election of director: brenda a. cline, anthony v. dub, allen finkelson, james m. funk, christopher a. helms, mary ralph lowe, gregory g. maxwell, kevin s. mccarthy, jeffrey l. ventura m for yes for
2. a proposal to approve the compensation philosophy, policies and procedures described in the compensation discussion and analysis. m for yes for
3. a proposal to ratify the terms of the company's 2005 equity plan to utilize performance based compensation. m for yes for
4. to ratify the appointment of ernst & young llp as our independent registered public accounting firm as of and for the fiscal year ending december 31, 2016. m for yes for
5. stockholder proposal - requesting publication of a political spending report. s against yes against

  redwood trust, inc.
Ticker: RWT CUSIP: 758075402
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/16/2016        

1. election of director: richard d. baum, douglas b. hansen, mariann byerwalter, debora d. horvath, marty hughes, greg h. kubicek, karen r. pallotta, jeffrey t. pero, georganne c. proctor m for yes for
2. ratification of the appointment of grant thornton llp as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2016. m for yes for
3. non-binding advisory resolution to approve named executive officer compensation. m for yes for

  summit materials, inc.
Ticker: SUM CUSIP: 86614U100
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/26/2016        

1. director: thomas w. hill, neil p. simpkins m for yes for
2. ratification of the appointment of kpmg llp as our independent auditors for 2016. m for yes for
3. nonbinding advisory vote on the compensation of our named executive officers for 2015. m for yes for
4. nonbinding advisory vote on the frequency of future nonbinding advisory votes on the compensation of our named executive officers. m 1 year yes 1 year

  the adt corporation
Ticker: ADT CUSIP: 00101J106
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 3/15/2016        

1. election of director for terms expiring in 2017: thomas colligan, richard daly, timothy donahue, robert dutkowsky, bruce gordon, naren gursahaney, bridgette heller, kathleen hyle, christopher hylen m for yes for
2. to ratify the appointment of deloitte & touche llp as adt's independent registered public accounting firm for fiscal year 2016. m for yes for
3. to approve, in a non-binding vote, the compensation of adt's named executive officers. m for yes for

  twenty-first century fox, inc. - cl b
Ticker: FOX CUSIP: 90130A200
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 11/12/2015        

1. election of director: k. rupert murdoch, lachlan k. murdoch, delphine arnault, james w. breyer, chase carey, david f. devoe, viet dinh, sir roderick i. eddington, james r. murdoch, jacques nasser, robert s. silberman, tidjane thiam, jeffrey w. ubben m for yes for
2. proposal to ratify the selection of ernst & young llp as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending june 30, 2016. m for yes for
3. advisory vote on executive compensation m for yes for
4. citizenship certification-please mark "yes" if the stock is owned of record or beneficially by a u.s. stockholder or mark "no" if such stock is owned of record or beneficially by a non-u.s. stockholder. (please refer to appendix b of the proxy statement for additional guidance.) if you do not provide a response to this item 4 you will be deemed to be a non-u.s. stockholder and the shares will be subject to the suspension of voting rights. m for yes for

  xo group inc.
Ticker: XOXO CUSIP: 983772104
Proposal
Presenter*
Management
Recommendation
Voted Weitz
Vote
  annual Meeting : 5/25/2016        

1. director: charles baker, peter sachse, michael zeisser m for yes for
2. ratification of the appointment of ernst & young llp as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending december 31, 2016. m for yes for
3. advisory vote to approve named executive officer compensation. m for yes for
4. approval of the company's 2016 executive incentive plan with respect to covered employees and executive officers. m for yes for
5. an amendment and restatement of the company's 2009 employee stock purchase plan to increase the number of authorized shares. m for yes for

* M = Management, S = Shareholders