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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. 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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    4. '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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    5. 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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    6. 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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    7. Carl Icahn's Detailed Presentation On 'Rescuing And Revitalizing' Xerox

      Carl Icahn's Detailed Presentation On 'Rescuing And Revitalizing' Xerox

      Both the substance of the proposed value-destroying transaction and the conflict-tainted process by which it was hatched are an insult to long-suffering Xerox shareholders and make a mockery of well-established corporate governance norms. Fuji - with the able assistance of Xerox CEO Jeff Jacobson ...

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    8. One in 10 of Britain’s Biggest Firms Falling Short on Boardroom Gender Targets

      One in 10 of Britain’s Biggest Firms Falling Short on Boardroom Gender Targets

      One in 10 of Britain’s biggest firms falling short on boardroom gender targets Oil giant BP is among 35 companies being taken to task for failing to meet gender targets (Nick Ansell/PA) 0 comments Oil giant BP and retailer Sports Direct are among 35 of the UK’s biggest companies being taken to task for failing to meet targets to increase the number of women in the boardroom...

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    9. Cybersecurity and Disruptive Innovations Top List of Concerns for Corporate Boards in 2018

      Cybersecurity and Disruptive Innovations Top List of Concerns for Corporate Boards in 2018

      STAMFORD, Conn., Corporate Board Member, a division of Chief Executive Group and a market leader in board education, along with Spencer Stuart, a global, senior executive search firm, have released the results of the 15th annual What Directors Think survey, which reflects the opinions of more than 200 directors at publicly traded U.S. companies...

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    10. Whitestone REIT Mails Letter to Shareholders Highlighting Board’s Significant Industry Expertise and Diverse Perspectives

      Whitestone REIT Mails Letter to Shareholders Highlighting Board’s Significant Industry Expertise and Diverse Perspectives

      HOUSTON, April 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --  Whitestone REIT (NYSE: WSR) (“Whitestone” or the “Company”) announced today that its Board of Trustees and management team has sent a letter to shareholders in connection with Whitestone’s upcoming 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held on May 17, 2018...

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