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    1. 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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    2. 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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    3. 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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    4. 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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    5. VMware Shareholders are Winning Their Battle to Block Michael Dell's Push for a Reverse Merger

      VMware Shareholders are Winning Their Battle to Block Michael Dell's Push for a Reverse Merger
      • VMware shares soared on Monday on word that Michael Dell is ready to abandon his reverse merger plan between VMware and Dell Technologies.
      • Shareholders were in open revolt, and Wall Street analysts were openly negative about the prospect of the deal.
      • Employees weren't thrilled either, and neither were VMware's hardware partners that compete with Dell, according to reports.
      • The deal would have been huge, and would have given Dell a non-traditional path to going public again...
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    6. Facebook Investors Want to Seize a Golden Opportunity to Fire Mark Zuckerberg as Chairman

      Facebook Investors Want to Seize a Golden Opportunity to Fire Mark Zuckerberg as Chairman
      • A second Facebook investor wants Mark Zuckerberg out as chairman.
      • Zuckerberg controls Facebook thanks to the way the company's stock is structured, meaning he has final say on the future direction of the company.
      • That's frustrating for activist investors who watched the Cambridge Analytica scandal wipe $60 billion off the firm's market cap over the past few weeks.
      • Now is a golden opportunity for those investors to gang up and call for Zuckerberg to step down...
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    7. Lawsuit Alleges Xerox CEO Disregarded Board in pursuing Fuji Deal

      Lawsuit Alleges Xerox CEO Disregarded Board in pursuing Fuji Deal

      (Reuters) - A lawsuit is alleging that Xerox Corp ( XRX.N ) Chief Executive Officer Jeff Jacobson pursued a deal with Fujifilm Holdings Corp ( 4901.T ), even after Xerox’s board advised him to halt negotiations, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday. FILE PHOTO - Xerox chief executive officer, Jeff Jacobson, takes part in an interview on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., January 4, 2017...

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    8. Unilever Faces Shareholder Revolt Over Executive Pay

      Unilever Faces Shareholder Revolt Over Executive Pay

      Unilever faces a stand-off with shareholders over executive pay next month, after two influential shareholder advisory firms urged investors to reject the consumer goods giant's proposals. Unilever is attempting to swap its 'base salary' for a consolidated 'fixed pay' structure, which would mean it could hand larger pay rises and bonuses to its executives...

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    9. London Stock Exchange Finds New CEO at Goldman Sachs

      London Stock Exchange Finds New CEO at Goldman Sachs

      London Stock Exchange Group hired Goldman Sachs Group ’s David Schwimmer to run the 217-year-old bourse, ending a months-long search for a CEO by appointing another investment banker. He will join the group on Aug. 1 following a 20-year career at Goldman Sachs (gs) , the exchange said in a statement on Friday. Schwimmer, 49, takes up one of the most high-profile jobs in the City of London and is currently based in New York...

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    10. William Hill CEO’s 9% Raise Slammed by ISS Advisory Group

      William Hill CEO’s 9% Raise Slammed by ISS Advisory Group

      A 9.1 percent pay increase for new William Hill Plc Chief Executive Officer Philip Bowcock threatens to spark a shareholder rebellion at the U.K. bookmaking group. Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. , the advisory group that normally commands as much as 25 percent of shareholder support for its resolutions ahead of company annual general meetings, has advised William Hill investors to vote against the company’s remuneration report at its coming annual meeting...

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    11. Doug Ford Vows to Fire Hydro One CEO, Board if Elected

      Doug Ford Vows to Fire Hydro One CEO, Board if Elected

      Ontario PC Leader Doug Ford is vowing to fire the head of Hydro One, and its entire board if he's elected premier in June. Ford made the announcement Thursday morning, calling President and CEO Mayo Schmidt, Premier "Kathleen Wynne's $6-Million dollar man," referring to his yearly salary and bonuses, which now add up to $6.2 million. "This board and this CEO are laughing themselves to the bank," Ford said...

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    12. Cbs Ceo Les Moonves Could Make up to $280 Million if Shari Redstone Fires Him Over Embattled CBS-Viacom Merger

      Cbs Ceo Les Moonves Could Make up to $280 Million if Shari Redstone Fires Him Over Embattled CBS-Viacom Merger
      • CBS CEO Leslie Moonves could reportedly make up to $280 million if he is fired over an embattled potential merger between CBS and Viacom, Bloomberg reported.
      • CNBC reported on Wednesday that Shari Redstone, the controlling shareholder of CBS and Viacom, was "likely" to remove Moonves as the head of CBS if merger negotiations between CBS and Viacom fell through.
      • Moonves' contract entitles him to $150 million if he is fired before its expiration in 2021, Bloomberg reported...
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    13. AutoNation Shareholders to Vote on Proposal to Split Chair and CEO Roles

      AutoNation Shareholders to Vote on Proposal to Split Chair and CEO Roles

      Instead of focusing on corporate governance , AutoNation chooses to “attack the person who is proposing the amendment,” he said. There has been some pushback from the SEC on shareholder proposals, with the regulatory agency issuing a legal brief suggesting some restrictions. The SEC declined to ...

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