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  1. 50 Most Memorable Moments in Search for 2008

    Board Investor Carl Icahn wasn't happy with Yahoo's rejection of Microsoft's generous offer, so he threatened a hostile takeover of his own for the annual shareholders meeting. Carl Icahn Threatens Yahoo with Hostile Takeover of Board, Later Agrees...

  2. SearchDay: The Evolution of SEO

    Frank Biondi and John Chapple Join Yahoo Board of Directors Posted by Nathania Johnson Aug 15, 2008 In accordance with the terms of the settlement with Carl Icahn, Yahoo has added two more board members to complete the expansion to 11.

  3. Woohoo for Yahoo

    First, Carl Icahn found his way to compromise. Icahn wanted the board out because he felt the Microsoft acquisition was botched. Even after the vote re-count, a majority of shareholders voted the board in and Icahn settled for the right to propose...

  4. SearchDay: Awesome Ad Groups: Small is Good

    Twas the Monday After the Yahoo Shareholder Meeting Posted by Nathania Johnson Aug 4, 2008 The Yahoo shareholder meeting has come and gone without much fanfare, thanks to the settlement between the Yahoo board and Carl Icahn to keep the current...

  5. 'Twas the Monday After the Yahoo Shareholder Meeting

    The Yahoo shareholder meeting has come and gone without much fanfare, thanks to the settlement between the Yahoo board and Carl Icahn to keep the current board but expand it by 3 seats post-meeting. Yahoo had requested that Miller be placed on a...

  6. Peace In Our Time: Icahn Gets Yahoo Board Offer

    They have offered Carl Icahn a spot on the new board along with another of his proposed new slate of candidates, according to the Wall Street Journal. Adding Icahn and former AOL Chairman and CEO Jonathan Miller is a good way to stop the schoolyard...

  7. Yahoo and Carl Icahn Agree to Settlement

    Yahoo has announced that it has forged an agreement with Carl Icahn. Carl Icahn will become a board member, and then 2 more will be added from a list of 9 that Icahn will supply. The list will be the 8 remaining members of Icahn's now-cancelled...

  8. Legg Mason Continues Support Yahoo's Current Board

    However, Legg Mason did advise Yahoo and Carl Icahn to bury the hatchet by the time of the meeting. Icahn has submitted a proxy board to replace the current board and has been in talks with Microsoft for a deal should his board win.

  9. Another Microsoft Offer, Another Yahoo Rejection

    Recently, Microsoft and Carl Icahn got quite cozy, and the budding relationship spawned a new Yahoo offer. That sale would be overseen by Carl Icahn and his board. said, "This odd and opportunistic alliance of Microsoft and Carl Icahn has anything...

  10. Yahoo! AMP! plus Full Text: Yahoo Proxy Statement

    You are probably aware that Carl Icahn proposes to replace our entire board of directors with his hand-picked slate. Carl Icahn Has No Credible Plan To Create Value. Icahn's slate could result in substantial erosion of stockholder value.