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    1. Sarissa Condemns Poor Corporate Governance at Alkermes

      Sarissa Condemns Poor Corporate Governance at Alkermes

      Sarissa is disappointed that our discussions with Richard Pops, CEO of Alkermes, regarding the nominations of directors was abruptly ended by the company’s sudden announcement of its slate of nominees for the upcoming annual meeting. We were shocked that this occurred because no independent director has reached out or talked to us...

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    2. Macellum Issues Statement Regarding the Need for the Kohl’s Board to Complete a Value-Maximizing Sale as Retail Sector Peers Outperform

      Macellum Issues Statement Regarding the Need for the Kohl’s Board to Complete a Value-Maximizing Sale as Retail Sector Peers Outperform

      Macellum Advisors GP, LLC (together with its affiliates, “Macellum” or “we”), a long-term holder of nearly 5% of the outstanding common shares of Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE: KSS) (“Kohl’s” or the “Company”), today issued the following statement regarding the Company and its Board of Directors (the “Board”) attributable to its Managing Partner, Jonathan Duskin...

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      Mentions: Sale NYSE Kohl’s
    3. Twitter Shareholders Sue Elon Musk For Sowing Confusion To Drive Down Price Of Deal

      Twitter Shareholders Sue Elon Musk For Sowing Confusion To Drive Down Price Of Deal

      The latest in the Twitter-Elon Musk circus has shareholders of the social media company seeking class action status for a lawsuit against the billionaire Tesla founder, alleging unjust enrichment, false statements and stock manipulation in order to lower the price or walk away from the $44 billion deal he’d agreed to...

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    4. Pay for Female CEOs Rose 26% in 2021, But Ranks Remain Small

      Pay for Female CEOs Rose 26% in 2021, But Ranks Remain Small

      NEW YORK (AP) — Pay packages for the women who run S&P 500 companies jumped in 2021 as the economy recovered and stock prices and profits soared. Median pay for the women occupying the corner office rose to nearly $16 million, according to the annual survey done by Equilar for The Associated Press. Still, experts say there’s much more to be done to improve gender diversity in the corporate ranks and close the pay gap between men and women...

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    5. McDonald’s Shareholders to Vote on Proxy Fight With Carl Icahn Over Animal Welfare Practices

      McDonald’s Shareholders to Vote on Proxy Fight With Carl Icahn Over Animal Welfare Practices

      McDonald's shareholders meeting on Thursday morning will mark the climax of a proxy fight waged by activist investor Carl Icahn.  Icahn has publicly criticized McDonald's for its delay in eliminating gestation crates for pregnant sows. Tallies of early votes show that the fast-food giant will likely triumph, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday...

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    6. Amazon Shareholders Reject Investor-Led Proposals at Annual Meeting

      Amazon Shareholders Reject Investor-Led Proposals at Annual Meeting

      Amazon shareholders voted at the company’s annual meeting on Wednesday against all investor-led proposals challenging the company’s policies — including the use of plastics and some concealment clauses in contracts. A total of 15 investor proposals, including one that were tabled in the meeting, were considered. The figure was a record for the retail and cloud computing giant, as socially-minded investors scrutinize its dealings with workers...

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    7. Amazon Shareholders To Challenge On Pay, Tax And Working Conditions

      Amazon Shareholders To Challenge On Pay, Tax And Working Conditions

      Amazon shareholders will challenge the company on executive pay, tax transparency, working conditions and unionisation, as chief executive Andy Jassy faces his first annual meeting at the helm of the ecommerce and cloud computing giant.The $1tn tech company is opposing all 15 of the shareholder proposals, the most it has faced since 2010, according to regulatory filings. In that time, no proposal has secured 50 per cent support and voting has historically followed the board’s recommendations...

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    8. Proxy Advisor Urges Exxon Shareholders to Vote to Oust CEO

      Proxy Advisor Urges Exxon Shareholders to Vote to Oust CEO

      HOUSTON (Reuters) - British proxy advisor Pensions & Investment Research Consultants Limited (PIRC) on Monday urged Exxon Mobil Corp shareholders to vote against the re-election of five directors, including Chairman and Chief Executive Darren Woods at Wednesday's annual general meeting. PIRC, a proxy firm that makes recommendations to shareholders, also suggested a no vote on re-electing Alexander Karsner, one of the directors put up by activist hedge fund Engine No. 1 last year...

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    9. American Vanguard Sends Letter Urging Stockholders to Vote “For All” the Company’s Highly Qualified and Experienced Director Nominees on the White Proxy Card

      American Vanguard Sends Letter Urging Stockholders to Vote “For All” the Company’s Highly Qualified and Experienced Director Nominees on the White Proxy Card

      American Vanguard Corporation (“American Vanguard” or “the Company”) (NYSE: AVD) today sent a letter to stockholders in connection with its Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “2022 Annual Meeting”) that will convene on June 1, 2022...

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    10. JPMorgan Chief Jamie Dimon Tries To Rekindle Wall St Glow At Investor Day

      JPMorgan Chief Jamie Dimon Tries To Rekindle Wall St Glow At Investor Day

      Jamie Dimon’s reputation as a favourite of Wall Street will be put to the test next week as the JPMorgan Chase chief executive holds the company’s first investor day in two years, amid criticism of his pay package and spending plans for the biggest US bank.The showdown was scheduled in February after analysts raised concerns about Dimon’s announcement the previous month that JPMorgan would spend $15bn on new investments this year...

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