/C O R R E C T I O N from source -- Resolute Forest Products Inc./

/C O R R E C T I O N from source -- Resolute Forest Products Inc./ 
In c7759 sent today at 12:30e, please note that the entire relase has been 
revised and replaced. Full, updated copy follows: 
Resolute Stockholders Vote in Favor of Each Proposal at Annual Meeting 
MONTREAL, May 16, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: 
RFP) (TSX: RFP) today held its annual general meeting of stockholders in 
Thunder Bay, Ontario. A total of 80,769,771 common shares, or 85.2% of the 
outstanding shares, were voted at the meeting. Shareholders voted in favor of 
each proposal, including the election of each director nominee, by a 
substantial majority: 
 ____________________________________________________________________
|Nominees           |     For  |For %|Withheld |Withheld %| Non-Vote |
|___________________|__________|_____|_________|__________|__________|
|Michel P. Desbiens |60,655,614|99.6 | 219,687 |     0.4  |19,894,470|
|___________________|__________|_____|_________|__________|__________|
|Jennifer C. Dolan  |60,662,726|99.6 | 212,575 |     0.4  |19,894,470|
|___________________|__________|_____|_________|__________|__________|
|Richard D. Falconer|60,660,573|99.6 | 214,728 |     0.4  |19,894,470|
|___________________|__________|_____|_________|__________|__________|
|Richard Garneau    |60,658,332|99.6 | 216,969 |     0.4  |19,894,470|
|___________________|__________|_____|_________|__________|__________|
|Jeffrey A. Hearn   |60,662,983|99.6 | 212,318 |     0.4  |19,894,470|
|___________________|__________|_____|_________|__________|__________|
|Bradley P. Martin  |58,633,933|96.3 |2,241,368|     3.7  |19,894,470|
|___________________|__________|_____|_________|__________|__________|
|Alain Rhéaume      |60,664,506|99.6 | 210,795 |     0.4  |19,894,470|
|___________________|__________|_____|_________|__________|__________|
|Michael Rousseau   |60,662,576|99.6 | 212,725 |     0.4  |19,894,470|
|___________________|__________|_____|_________|__________|__________|
|David H. Wilkins   |60,663,352|99.6 | 211,949 |     0.4  |19,894,470|
|___________________|__________|_____|_________|__________|__________| 
The other proposals on which stockholders voted favorably included: 


    --  The ratification of the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers
        LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting
        firm for the 2013 fiscal year.
    --  An advisory vote to approve compensation of the Company's named
        executive officers, as disclosed in the proxy statement.

About Resolute Forest Products

Resolute Forest Products is a global leader in the forest products industry 
with a diverse range of products, including newsprint, commercial printing 
papers, market pulp and wood products. The Company owns or operates over 40 
pulp and paper mills and wood products facilities in the United States, Canada 
and South Korea, and power generation assets in Canada. Marketing its products 
in close to 90 countries, Resolute has third-party certified 100% of its 
managed woodlands to at least one of three internationally-recognized 
sustainable forest management standards, including 65% certified to the Forest 
Stewardship Council(®) (FSC(®)) standards. The shares of Resolute Forest 
Products trade under the stock symbol RFP on both the New York Stock Exchange 
and the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Resolute and other member companies of the Forest Products Association of 
Canada, as well as a number of environmental organizations, are partners in 
the Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement. The group works to identify solutions to 
conservation issues that meet the goal of balancing equally the three pillars 
of sustainability linked to human activities: environmental, social and 
economic. Resolute is also a member of the World Wildlife Fund's Climate 
Savers program, in which businesses establish ambitious targets to voluntarily 
reduce greenhouse gas emissions and work aggressively toward achieving them.

Contacts

Investors Rémi G. Lalonde Vice President, Investor Relations 
514 394-2345 ir@resolutefp.com

Media and Others Seth Kursman Vice President, Corporate Communications, 
Sustainability and Government Affairs 514 394-2398 seth.kursman@resolutefp.com 
 

SOURCE: Resolute Forest Products Inc.

To view this news release in HTML formatting, please use the following URL: 
http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2013/16/c7759.html

CO: Resolute Forest Products Inc.
ST: Quebec
NI: PAP TNM MNA 

-0- May/16/2013 19:49 GMT


 
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.