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    1. Disney Heir Calls on Company to Give 50% of Executives’ Bonuses to Lowest-Paid Employees

      Disney Heir Calls on Company to Give 50% of Executives’ Bonuses to Lowest-Paid Employees

      BURBANK, Calif. — Abigail Disney is doubling down on her criticism of executive pay at her family’s company. Just days after calling the pay of Disney’s top brass “insane,” the granddaughter of company co-founder Roy Disney wrote an opinion piece in the Washington Post , in which she acknowledged she “struck a nerve with a Twitter thread about wage inequality at the Walt Disney Co.” “I believe that Disney could well lead the way, if its leaders so chose, to a more decent, humane way of doing business,” she wrote in a piece published Tuesday. She proposes the company ...

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    2. HomeStreet Issues Statement on Activist Shareholder Blue Lion’s Director Nominations and Proposals

      HomeStreet Issues Statement on Activist Shareholder Blue Lion’s Director Nominations and Proposals

      HomeStreet, Inc. (Nasdaq: HMST) (the Company or HomeStreet), the parent company of HomeStreet Bank (the Bank), today issued a statement confirming that Blue Lion Opportunity Master Fund, L.P. (Blue Lion) has provided a notice of intent (the Blue Lion Notice) to present proposals and nominate two candidates, including Blue Lions principal Charles W. Griege Jr., to stand for election to the HomeStreet Board of Directors (our Board) at the Companys upcoming 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, as Blue Lion notes in its amended Schedule 13D filed Monday: The HomeStreet Board regularly analyzes its composition to ensure ...

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    3. Norwegian Oil Giant Bends to Investor Pressure on Climate

      Norwegian Oil Giant Bends to Investor Pressure on Climate

      (Bloomberg) -- Equinor ASA is the latest large oil company to bow to a major investor group that is pushing corporations to take more robust action on climate change. The Norwegian state oil giant has agreed to align its business model with the goals of the 2015 Paris climate accord, and will review its corporate lobbying policy and the carbon intensity of its products, the company said in a statement. It will also link executive pay to climate-related targets...

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    4. Walmart CEO Doug McMillon's Total Pay was Nearly $24 Million Last Year

      Walmart CEO Doug McMillon's Total Pay was Nearly $24 Million Last Year

      Walmart CEO Doug McMillon's total compensation reached nearly $24 million during the last year as the company continued to hold its ground against Amazon and other rival retailers. McMillon's salary was about $1.3 million and he was eligible for stock awards based on performance and values at $15.6 million. He is also eligible for about $6.7 million in incentives and other forms of compensation...

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    5. Multiple Wells Fargo Shareholders Kicked out of Rowdy Meeting

      Multiple Wells Fargo Shareholders Kicked out of Rowdy Meeting

      Wells Fargo's annual shareholder meeting was repeatedly interrupted on Tuesday by angry shareholders protesting the scandal-ridden bank's consumer abuses. Countless shareholders were asked by Wells Fargo interim CEO Allen Parker to leave the Dallas meeting after making outbursts. "Wells Fargo, you cannot be trusted!" one unidentified woman said before being asked to leave...

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    6. Hong Kong Airlines Directors Slapped with Injunction as Government Deadline for Boardroom Battle to End Nears

      Hong Kong Airlines Directors Slapped with Injunction as Government Deadline for Boardroom Battle to End Nears

      Hong Kong Airlines directors slapped with injunction as government deadline for boardroom battle to end nears Legal notice prevents four board members from making decisions about future direction of carrier The government has demanded an answer by Wednesday as to who is actually in charge...

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    7. Disney Heir Abigail Disney Calls CEO Bob Iger's $65 Million Pay 'Insane'

      Disney Heir Abigail Disney Calls CEO Bob Iger's $65 Million Pay 'Insane'

      Disney Heir Abigail Disney Calls CEO Bob Iger's $65 Million Pay 'Insane' Marina Fang Reblog Abigail Disney , an heir to the Disney entertainment empire, continues taking the company to task for CEO Bob Iger ’s $65.6 million compensation last year, which a study says was 1,424 times the median employee pay. “I like Bob Iger. ...

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    8. Sears Says Lampert Stripped Company 'of billions of dollars of assets'

      Sears Says Lampert Stripped Company 'of billions of dollars of assets'

      Sears Holdings Corporation; Sears, Roebuck And Co.; Sears Development Co.; Kmart Corporation and several debtors last week took former Chairman and CEO Eddie Lampert and other former board members to court, demanding a jury trial on claims that it has been pillaging the company for years, according to court documents filed with the United States Bankruptcy Court Southern District Of New York...

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    9. Ex-Nissan Chairman Ghosn Indicted on Aggravated Breach of Trust Charge

      Ex-Nissan Chairman Ghosn Indicted on Aggravated Breach of Trust Charge

      TOKYO: Japanese prosecutors indicted former Nissan Motor Co Chairman Carlos Ghosn on Monday on a charge of aggravated breach of trust, a Tokyo court said, bringing a fourth charge against him on the day his detention period was set to expire. Ghosn's lawyers filed a request for bail shortly after the latest indictment, which comes after authorities arrested him on April 4 for the fourth time, on suspicion he enriched himself by a total of US$5 million at Nissan's expense...

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    10. Tesla is Shuffling its Board of Directors Amid Ongoing Negotiations with the Securities and Exchange Commission

      Tesla is Shuffling its Board of Directors Amid Ongoing Negotiations with the Securities and Exchange Commission
      • Tesla on Friday announced four members of its board of directors will leave their posts once their terms have ended.
      • Brad Buss and Linda Johnson Rice will not pursue reelection to the board at Tesla's stockholders' meeting in June. And in 2020, Steve Jurvetson's tenure will officially end. Jurvetson has been on leave following accusations of sexual misconduct at his venture-capital firm Draper, Fisher, Jurvetson in 2017...
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    11. Disney CEO Bob Iger's Compensation is "insane," says Abigail Disney

      Disney CEO Bob Iger's Compensation is "insane," says Abigail Disney

      In 2018, Disney CEO Bob Iger got a raise–a big raise. His total compensation increased 80% to hit $65.6 million. According to a recent study by Equilar, his compensation was 1,424 times that of the median Disney employee. For Abigail Disney, granddaughter of Disney cofounder Roy Disney, that level of pay is “insane.” Moreover, she says, executive pay at that level has “had a corrosive effect on society.”...

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