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    1. Newell Brands (NWL) Announces Pact with Starboard to End Proxy Contest

      Newell Brands (NWL) Announces Pact with Starboard to End Proxy Contest

      As part of the agreement, the Board of Directors has appointed two new independent directors, Gerardo I. Lopez and Robert A. Steele, effective immediately. Additionally, the company intends to nominate Bridget Ryan Berman from Starboard's slate, who has been mutually-agreed upon by Starboard ...

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    2. Protesters Expected as Wells Fargo Shareholders Meet in Des Moines

      Protesters Expected as Wells Fargo Shareholders Meet in Des Moines

      The group has an online petition demanding that Wells Fargo fire its board of directors and CEO Tim Sloan, pay restitution to customers affected by the bank's scandals, and not interfere with employees' efforts to unionize. CCI is also critical of Wells Fargo for its refusal to sever ties with the National Rifle ...

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    3. A Board Interview Guide for Prospective CEOs

      A Board Interview Guide for Prospective CEOs

      A board interview guide for prospective CEOs A board interview guide for prospective CEOs Article Actions Share this article on Facebook Working through these questions as they prepare to take the top job can help executives clarify their thinking. Over the years, we’ve spoken with many clients who were preparing to be interviewed for CEO roles. We’ve also debriefed with them after the event, and we’ve spoken with corporate board members on how to structure the selection process...

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    4. McKesson : Board of Directors Releases Findings and Recommendations of Independent Investigation

      McKesson : Board of Directors Releases Findings and Recommendations of Independent Investigation

      April 20, 2018 - The Board of Directors of McKesson today released its response to a request from the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, a McKesson stockholder, that the Board perform an investigation into senior management's and the Board's oversight of McKesson's compliance with its legal and regulatory obligations relating to the distribution of opioids. An independent investigation was performed by a Special Review Committee (SRC) of the Board composed of ...

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    5. 'Losing direction': Allergan Investors are Unhappy After a Wild 4 Hour Takeover Drama

      'Losing direction': Allergan Investors are Unhappy After a Wild 4 Hour Takeover Drama
      • Allergan's stock closed down 4% on Thursday, after the pharma giant said it was "in the early stages of considering a possible offer" for UK-listed Shire, only to say four hours later that it wouldn't make an offer.
      • The drama extends what's been a tough year for the Botox-maker, with the stock vastly underperforming the broader biotech index...
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    6. Rexford Industrial Realty (REXR) Appoints Diana Ingram To Board Of Directors

      Rexford Industrial Realty (REXR) Appoints Diana Ingram To Board Of Directors

      "We are very pleased to welcome Diana to the Board of Directors of Rexford," stated Tyler Rose, Director and Chairman of the Company's Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. "She brings her extensive experience in technology and operations, as well as deep relationships in Southern ...

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    7. AutoNation Shareholders Vote Against Split in Chair, CEO Roles

      AutoNation Shareholders Vote Against Split in Chair, CEO Roles

      ...who has owned stock in AutoNation since 2000, was rejected by 72 percent of shareholders. Chevedden is an activist shareholder who makes proposals at the nation’s largest companies. He has had some success in getting proposals approved. He couldn’t immediately be reached for comment after the vote because he was not at the meeting. The proposal was made in person by Heather Mar, who did not otherwise identify herself....

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    8. Marissa Mayer Blames Short-Sighted Activist Investors for Causing Yahoo to Lose out on Tens of Billions of Dollars of Upside by Selling Alibaba Stake

      Marissa Mayer Blames Short-Sighted Activist Investors for Causing Yahoo to Lose out on Tens of Billions of Dollars of Upside by Selling Alibaba Stake
      • In her first interview since leaving Yahoo, Marissa Mayer said selling the company's stake in Alibaba was a mistake.
      • Mayer blamed shortsighted activist investors for pressuring the company to do the deal.
      • Yahoo sold half of its 40% stake in Alibaba for $7.6 billion in 2012. Yahoo obtained the entire stake for $1 billion in 2005.

      Before Yahoo was swallowed up by Verizon, it was a struggling internet company led by CEO Marissa Mayer, trying to bring back its glory days...

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