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    1. 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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    2. 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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    3. L Brands: In Corporate Governance Agreement With Barington Capital

      L Brands: In Corporate Governance Agreement With Barington Capital

      L Brands has reached an agreement about its board with activist investor Barington Capital, and has agreed to make governance enhancements. The parent company of Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works will nominate Anne Sheehan, former head of corporate governance for the California State Teachers' Retirement System, to its board, along with former JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) executive Sarah E. Nash...

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    4. Pernod CEO: in Regular and 'Courteous' Talks With Elliott

      Pernod CEO: in Regular and 'Courteous' Talks With Elliott

      PARIS (Reuters) - Drinks group Pernod Ricard is having regular and "courteous" talks with activist investor Elliott, although it is not necessarily meeting Elliott any more than it would with any other regular shareholder, the head of Pernod told Reuters. "There is a regular dialogue between the teams, but we do not see them more than other shareholders. My ambition remains to deliver on our strategic plan, that's my motto," CEO Alexandre Ricard said in a telephone interview...

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    5. The DOJ Reportedly Pours Cold Water on Sprint and T-Mobile's Merger

      The DOJ Reportedly Pours Cold Water on Sprint and T-Mobile's Merger
      • Shares of the US telecom provider Sprint are tumbling in premarket trading after a Wall Street Journal report indicated the company's planned merger with T-Mobile was unlikely in its current form.
      • The Department of Justice's (DOJ) antitrust division has concerns with the deal's current structure and the potential threat it would cause to competition.
      • T-Mobile and Sprint are the the third and fourth largest carriers by subscribers....
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    6. ABB Names Voser as Interim CEO After Spiesshofer Quits

      ABB Names Voser as Interim CEO After Spiesshofer Quits

      (Reuters) - ABB Chief Executive Ulrich Spiesshofer has quit the Swiss industrial group as the board and major shareholders look for a speedier turnaround at the maker of industrial robots and supplier of factory automation. Spiesshofer's abrupt exit follows the launch of the biggest overhaul in ABB's 31-year history to reposition the company more toward digital industries and agreeing to activist shareholder demands to sell its power grids business...

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    7. Hudbay Minerals: Activist Investor Sues Hudbay Minerals Over Regulatory Filings Ahead of Meeting

      Hudbay Minerals: Activist Investor Sues Hudbay Minerals Over Regulatory Filings Ahead of Meeting

      TORONTO — An activist investor has launched a legal suit against Hudbay Minerals Inc. over the way it's been represented in company filings. Waterton Global Resources, which owns about 12 per cent of Hudbay stock, has accused Hudbay of making "inflammatory and inaccurate aspersions" against it in an information circular ahead of the company's May 7 special and annual meeting...

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    8. Boeing's CEO Should be Removed as Chairman of the Company's Board Amid its 737 Max Crisis, a Major Shareholder Advisor Says

      Boeing's CEO Should be Removed as Chairman of the Company's Board Amid its 737 Max Crisis, a Major Shareholder Advisor Says
      • A major proxy advisor is urging Boeing investors to require an independent board chairman at the company's annual meeting on April 29.
      • Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg currently serves as an independent director of the company's board.
      • ISS says the board needs an independent chairman if it wants to weather the crisis that has seen the 737 Max, its best-selling plane, grounded worldwide for more than a month...
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    9. Activist Investor Jeff Smith: There is a 'Huge' Value Opportunity in Cerner

      Activist Investor Jeff Smith: There is a 'Huge' Value Opportunity in Cerner

      Shares of Cerner are up 20% this year but the medical records company can still rise much further as it is still cheap, activist investor Jeff Smith said Tuesday. Smith, the CEO of Starboard Value, told CNBC's David Faber the company can expand its operating margins by about 3.5% if it meets certain targets the activist investor helped Cerner implement. "The market is not giving them credit for those targets. We believe those targets are achievable," Smith said...

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    10. Amber Road Directors Barry Williams and Ralph Faison Send Letter to Stockholders

      Amber Road Directors Barry Williams and Ralph Faison Send Letter to Stockholders

      EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Amber Road, Inc. (NYSE: AMBR) (the “Company”), a leading provider of cloud-based global trade management (GTM) solutions, today published a letter from two of its independent directors, Barry M. V. Williams and Ralph E. Faison each of whom is a member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. A full copy of the letter can be found below....

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    11. Breaking News: 2 of America's Biggest Waste-Management Companies are Joining Forces in a $4.9 Billion Deal

      Breaking News: 2 of America's Biggest Waste-Management Companies are Joining Forces in a $4.9 Billion Deal
      • Waste Management and Advanced Disposal, two of America's largest waste-management companies, are joining forces in a $4.9 billion deal.
      • Advanced Disposal's shares surged 20% on the news.
      • The tie-up is expected to immediately boost earnings and cash flow, and generate $100 million in annual savings by cutting costs and slashing capital spending...
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    12. Waterton Sends Letter to Hudbay Shareholders Highlighting Entrenchment and Track Record of Poor Strategic Decision-Making of Hudbay’s Board

      Waterton Sends Letter to Hudbay Shareholders Highlighting Entrenchment and Track Record of Poor Strategic Decision-Making of Hudbay’s Board

      Waterton Precious Metals Fund II Cayman, LP (“ Waterton Mining LP “) and Waterton Mining Parallel Fund Offshore Master, LP (“ Waterton Fund II “), each of which are managed by Waterton Global Resource Management, Inc. (“ WGRM “, and collectively with Waterton Mining LP and Waterton Fund II, “ Waterton “), owning in the aggregate 12.09% of the issued and outstanding common shares (the “ Shares “) of Hudbay Minerals Inc. (“ Hudbay ” or the “ Company “) (TSX: HBM) (NYSE: HBM), today filed an information circular (the “ Waterton Circular “) and issued a letter to shareholders of the Company (the Shareholders ) in connection with its nomination of independent ...

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    13. British Airways Owner Shakes up Boardroom

      British Airways Owner Shakes up Boardroom

      I AG, the company that owns British Airways, has reshuffled its boardroom with boss Willie Walsh picking a new sidekick. The FTSE 100 airline group, which also has Iberia, Aer Lingus and Vueling in its stable, said chief financial officer Enrique Dupuy de Lôme will step down in June and be replaced by Steve Gunning, the CFO of British Airways. The changes mean that for the first time IAG will be run by two executives from the British Airways side of the business...

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    14. Facebook Investors are Making Another Dramatic Bid to Oust Mark Zuckerberg and Abolish the Firm’s Share Structure

      Facebook Investors are Making Another Dramatic Bid to Oust Mark Zuckerberg and Abolish the Firm’s Share Structure

      Facebook’s activist shareholders are making another attempt to fire Mark Zuckerberg as chairman and rip up the company’s share structure. They will vote on two proposals to overhaul Facebook’s governance at the social network’s annual shareholder meeting on May 30. Some investors are unhappy about the tsunami of scandals that have engulfed Facebook and believe that Zuckerberg has too much power. Their chances of success are extremely slim, however...

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    15. TransAlta: ISS and Glass Lewis Recommend Shareholders Vote FOR All TransAlta Director Nominees and Management Proposals

      TransAlta: ISS and Glass Lewis Recommend Shareholders Vote FOR All TransAlta Director Nominees and Management Proposals

      PRNewswire/ - TransAlta Corporation ("TransAlta" or the "Company") (TSX:TA) (NYSE:TAC) today announced that leading independent proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. ("ISS") and Glass, Lewis & Co ("Glass Lewis"), both issued final reports recommending that shareholders vote FOR all TransAlta management proposals, including director nominees, being presented at the Company's upcoming shareholders' meeting...

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