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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. After the Microsoft negotiations died, so did the Google deal.

  3. Woohoo for Yahoo

    Second, Yahoo's shareholders re-elected the board and decided to keep Jerry Yang at the helm.for now. Of course, a stunt like this inadvertently (and I'm sure unintentionally) draws more attention to the 15 percent or so of shareholders who voted...

  4. 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...

  5. Another Microsoft Offer, Another Yahoo Rejection

    Was it just posturing in advance of Yahoo's Aug 1 shareholders meeting? The new deal would split up Yahoo, selling the search portion to Microsoft. Recently, Microsoft and Carl Icahn got quite cozy, and the budding relationship spawned a new Yahoo...

  6. Yahoo Sends Shareholders Letter About Google, Microsoft

    Your board and management, after thorough and deliberate negotiations and evaluation, separately concluded on its own that the alternative hybrid deal proposed by Microsoft was, indeed, not in the best interests of the Company or its stockholders.

  7. Yahoo to File White Proxy Card with SEC

    Yahoo is urging its shareholders to use the white proxy card to vote for the current board, which the company has nominated to continue serving for the coming year. Additionally, Yahoo is advising shareholders to read the proxy statement that will...