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  1. Yahoo CEO Bartz Survives the 2011 Shareholder Meeting

    Among other skeptics, according to PCWorld, was an investor who also works as an advisor to numerous other shareholders. Unfortunately for Bartz, the skepticism and upset shareholders may mean much more than a vote of confidence from the board.

  2. 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. But just before the meeting occurred, a deal was struck.

  3. Woohoo for Yahoo

    Even after the vote re-count, a majority of shareholders voted the board in and Icahn settled for the right to propose two board seats and a spot for himself. Second, Yahoo's shareholders re-elected the board and decided to keep Jerry Yang at the...

  4. Will Yahoo Be Counting Hanging Chads?

    With so much disappointment in the Yahoo board among shareholders, how did Chairman Roy Bostock and CEO Jerry Yang manage to get more votes this year than at last year's shareholders meeting? That's a question on the minds of Capital Research...

  5. 'Twas the Monday After the Yahoo Shareholder Meeting

    And even though the current board was re-elected, that doesn't mean shareholders have been appeased. 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...

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

    That shareholders meeting on Aug 1 should be interesting. Seems Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang has made an end move to stop the bickering between the usurpers and his current slate of board members. They have offered Carl Icahn a spot on the new board along...

  7. Yahoo and Carl Icahn Agree to Settlement

    The expansion will occur AFTER the August 1 shareholders meeting. He will vote his shares for the current board at the August 1 shareholders meeting. Yahoo has announced that it has forged an agreement with Carl Icahn.

  8. Legg Mason Continues Support Yahoo's Current Board

    Now the investor group is continuing its support of Yahoo and plans to vote for the current board at the upcoming August 1 shareholders meeting. However, Legg Mason did advise Yahoo and Carl Icahn to bury the hatchet by the time of the meeting.

  9. Another Microsoft Offer, Another Yahoo Rejection

    Was it just posturing in advance of Yahoo's Aug 1 shareholders meeting? Recently, Microsoft and Carl Icahn got quite cozy, and the budding relationship spawned a new Yahoo offer. Despite Yahoo's insistence that they remain open to an offer from...