Skip to content

Letter From KWHA to Groover



Editor’s Note: The following is a letter sent to us by KWHA concerning the announcement of the July 3 WHTA meeting.

 

 

Letter From The Kentucky Trainers’ Association

 

Dear President Groover:

 

            I have been asked to correspond to you on behalf of the Kentucky Trainers’ Association by President John Tudor with regard to the special called general membership meeting of the Walking Horse Trainers’ Association, Inc., presently scheduled for July 3, 2007, at 3 p.m. in Shelbyville, Tenn., As you are aware a vast majority of the membership of the Kentucky Walking Horse Trainers’ Association are also dual members of the Walking Horse Trainers’ Association, Inc. It is our understanding that the purpose of the special called meeting of the Walking Horse Trainers’ Association, Inc. for July 3 is for the purpose of approving and adopting an operating plan in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Obviously this is an extremely important event with which the general membership should be involved.

            However, to date the Kentucky members of the Tennessee Walking Horse Trainers’ Association, Inc., have not received notification of this meeting. The bylaws of the Walking Horse Trainers’ Association, Inc., require that any special called general membership meeting requires a 10 day notice. The lack of notice of this special called meeting or at the most the untimely notice of this special called meeting has the effect of denying the Kentucky members of your association and any other long distance members of your national association from having input or a vote on this most important matter. Furthermore, if the meeting is in fact conducted it will be in violation of your corporate bylaws. Any action that requires the vote of the general membership must be acted upon in accordance with your corporate bylaws. Failure to do so will result in any such action being void, voidable, or suspect subject to challenge in the judicial system.

 

Campbell, Rogers & Hill

Attorneys at Law

 

 

More Stories

  • **Updated Horse Show Schedule

    The Walking Horse Report will provide daily updates to the list of canceled and postponed horse shows... Read More
  • Latest Issue 10 26 20

    Read More
  • Reserve your Celebration Fall Classic ring side table

    In order to keep as much of the festive atmosphere as possible, The Celebration has constructed a show ring within Calsonic similar to that at Tunica which will allow for ringside tables. These tables were always well-received in Tunica and provide an up close view of the action in the ring... Read More
  • 2021 WHOA Banquet plan

    The Walking Horse Owners Association would like to announce that due to restrictions for Covid-19 the WHOA Banquet scheduled in February of 2021 has been cancelled... Read More
  • Equine Obituary – Mr. Trump

    The Walking Horse Report has recently learned of the death of Mr. Trump. The 2xWGC, WC and 2xRWGC passed away unexpectedly following a routine workout on October 15 coming as a shock to owners Molly and Taylor Walters as well as to trainer Edgar Abernathy. Read More
  • Online entry system available for Alabama Jubilee

    The Alabama Jubilee, scheduled for October 23-24, will take online entries up until noon on Friday, October 23 and 11:30 am on Saturday, October 24. Entries can be made at entermywalkinghorse.com.  Read More
  • Obituary – Christy Kakassy

    The Report recently learned of the passing of long-time walking horse owner and exhibitor, Christy Kakassy, on Monday, October 19, after a difficult battle with acute myeloid leukemia... Read More
  • Latest Issue 10 19 20

    Read More
  • Equine Obituary – Pride's Jubilee Encore

    Sometimes a horse is destined for greatness and with the right group of people and a lot of hard work and determination, that level is reached. This was the case for 2001 World Grand Champion Pride’s Jubilee Encore... Read More
  • Dix River Fall Classic update

    The Dix River Fall Classic, scheduled for October 23-24, at the Brodhead Indoor Facility in Brodhead, Kentucky will be a SHOW–HIO show. The entry fee for flat-shod classes will be reduced from $30 to $15.  Read More