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    1. The SEC is Accusing a Startup Founder of Stealing $48 Million from Investors to Fund Private Jets and a Dairy Cow Farm

      The SEC is Accusing a Startup Founder of Stealing $48 Million from Investors to Fund Private Jets and a Dairy Cow Farm
      • Mozido founder Michael Liberty has been charged with allegedly scheming to defraud investors and misappropriating funds, according to the Securities and Exchange Commission.
      • Liberty, along with his wife and several associates, allegedly raised $55 million from investors using fictitious financial information and shell companies...
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    2. Qualcomm's Ex-Chairman is Trying to Buy the Company with Help From Investors at SoftBank

      Qualcomm's Ex-Chairman is Trying to Buy the Company with Help From Investors at SoftBank
      • Paul Jacobs, the recent chairman of Qualcomm is looking to buyout the company, according to the Financial Times.
      • This news comes four days after President Trump blocked Qualcomm's acquisition by Broadcom on the grounds of national security. Broadcom officially withdrew its offer on Wednesday.
      • Jacobs has spoken with several global investors about acquiring the company, including SoftBank...
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    3. A Dell and VMware Merger is a 'Worst Case Scenario' for Shareholders

      A Dell and VMware Merger is a 'Worst Case Scenario' for Shareholders
      • Analysts at Morgan Stanley warned in a note Monday that a reverse merger between Dell and VMware is a "worst case scenario" for VMware shareholders.
      • Analysts said a merger could devalue VMware by as much as $28 billion. This also leads them to believe that a merger is unlikely, according to the note.
      • VMware confirmed in early February that Dell is considering a reverse merger with the publicly-traded company, as a means of going public itself...
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      Mentions: IPO Merger risk
    4. Oracle's Board will Unanimously Reject a Shareholder Request for a Gender Pay Gap Audit

      Oracle's Board will Unanimously Reject a Shareholder Request for a Gender Pay Gap Audit

      Et tu, Safra?

      When Oracle meets for its annual shareholder meeting on November 17, the board of directors will vote to reject a shareholder proposal requesting that the company do a payroll audit to check for a gender pay gap.

      In a filing with the Security and Exchange Commission on Thursday, the board — made up of nine men and three women — indicated that it would reject the proposal unanimously...

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    5. Two Uber investors are Demanding Documents that they think Prove that Benchmark Capital was out to sabotage Travis Kalanick

      Two Uber investors are Demanding Documents that they think Prove that Benchmark Capital was out to sabotage Travis Kalanick

      Two of Uber's stockholders are demanding access to Uber's books in an effort to prove that Benchmark Capital leaked confidential information about Uber in order to take control over the company.

      Lawyers representing investors Shervin Pishevar and Stephen Russell sent a letter to the Uber Board on Thursday which invoked Rule 220 — a Delaware corporate law that gives individual stockholders the right to inspect corporate books...

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