More information about the 2021 meeting will be included in Berkshire Hathaways 2020 annual report, which is currently scheduled to be published online on February 27, 2021, and in a power of attorney to be published online by mid March 2021.
This is the second year in a row that the company has announced an online shareholders meeting.
According to data from novel coronavirus pneumonia (COVIDTrackingProject), the number of people hospitalized in the United States for new crown pneumonia on Wednesday reached 100 thousand, the largest since the outbreak.
In the past, tens of thousands of investors came to Omaha, Nebraska, every May to listen to Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett and vice chairman Charlie Mungers views on the companys business and investment. Last year, however, it was forced to hold shareholders meetings online because of the epidemic.