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    1. Supreme Court to Decide Whether Goldman Sachs Shareholders Can Bring Suit in Major Fraud Case

      Supreme Court to Decide Whether Goldman Sachs Shareholders Can Bring Suit in Major Fraud Case

      The Supreme Court is set to hear arguments from Goldman Sachs in a long-running case that could have major implications for shareholders seeking to bring securities-fraud lawsuits. Arguments are scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. ET Monday and will be streamed live as the court continues to meet remotely as a precaution against Covid-19...

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    2. Jeff Immelt on Executive Pay: The 'good ones are probably worth more'

      Jeff Immelt on Executive Pay: The 'good ones are probably worth more'

      When Jeff Immelt was pushed out as CEO of General Electric in 2017, he didn't leave empty handed. If fact, he earned over $200 million in retirement pay on top of 35 years of big salaries plus bonuses, which amounted to $33 million in 2015 and $21.3 million in 2016, for instance. (Immelt also reportedly used two corporate jets when he would travel, according to a Wall Street Journal report...

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    3. A New Breed of Activist Takes a Board Seat at Office Depot’s Parent Company

      A New Breed of Activist Takes a Board Seat at Office Depot’s Parent Company

      HG Vora is not an activist investor, but has shown to be active value investors when necessary. It is an event driven, value-oriented fund that was founded in 2009 by Parag Vora. HG Vora is part of a new breed of activism – deep value investors who have experience being activist when necessary, but do not use it as their prime strategy...

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    4. Starboard Value Sees Big Return in this Infrastructure Play Even After Activist Campaign Hits a Snag

      Starboard Value Sees Big Return in this Infrastructure Play Even After Activist Campaign Hits a Snag

      Starboard Value hit an unexpected stumbling block in its activist campaign in AECOM when one of the hedge fund’s members quit the infrastructure company’s board of directors over the summer. Peter Feld quit the AECOM board in protest of CFO Troy Rudd’s promotion to chief executive officer in June...

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    5. Alphabet Settles Shareholder Lawsuit Over Alleged Mishandling of Sexual Misconduct by Execs

      Alphabet Settles Shareholder Lawsuit Over Alleged Mishandling of Sexual Misconduct by Execs

      Alphabet has reached a settlement on a shareholder lawsuit that accused the board of allegedly mishandling sexual misconduct by its executives. Execs will not be able to receive severance or amend their stock sale plans while they are while they are subject to investigations or a lawsuit for sexual misconduct, according to a summary of the settlement provided by the plaintiffs’ attorneys...

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