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  1. Yahoo CEO Bartz Survives the 2011 Shareholder Meeting

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

  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. Yahoo would expand its board, adding Icahn to the table.

  3. Woohoo for Yahoo

    Second, Yahoo's shareholders re-elected the board and decided to keep Jerry Yang at the helm.for now. 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...

  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? On the one hand, perhaps fewer people wished to vote...

  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. 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. Icahn has submitted a proxy board to replace the current board and has been in talks with Microsoft for...

  7. SearchDay: Can Google Predict the Next President?

    Yahoo Sends Shareholders Letter About Google, Microsoft Posted by Frank Watson Jun 26, 2008 Guess the wagon circling has begun over at Yahoo in preparation of the stockholders' meeting August 1. They sent out a letter to stockholders outlining the...

  8. Yahoo Sends Shareholders Letter About Google, Microsoft

    Our board of directors and management made a great effort--and conducted in depth negotiations--to elicit a feasible proposal from Microsoft that made strategic and financial sense for Yahoo! Microsoft, our board and management concluded it would...

  9. Yahoo on MicroHoo: Stick a Fork In It - We're Done

    shareholders. and Microsoft on June 8th in which Chairman Roy Bostock and other independent Board members from Yahoo! s Board of Directors has determined, after careful evaluation, that such a transaction would not be consistent with the company's...

  10. Yahoo's Call for Search Developers: Bad Timing?

    On the flip side, Yahoo is needing to show its strength more than ever if Jerry Yang and the current Board of Directors hope to come out victorious at the August 1 shareholders meeting. Bad timing or marketing to shareholders?

  11. SearchDay: Microsoft Unveils AdCenter Desktop Beta

    Yahoo Sets Aug 1 Shareholder Meeting, Icahn Wants Yang OutPosted by Nathania JohnsonYahoo has set an August 1 date for its postponed shareholders meeting. That gives them almost two months to ready the troops to fight Carl Icahn's proxy board.