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Proxy Contest

  1. Yahoo Q3 2008 Earnings: It Ain't Pretty

    Operating income for the third quarter of 2008 includes incremental costs of $37 million incurred for outside advisors related to Microsoft's proposals to acquire all or a part of the Company, other strategic alternatives, including the Google...

  2. SearchDay: The Evolution of SEO

    Frank Biondi and John Chapple, who previously were members of Icahn's proxy board, have been appointed just two weeks after Icahn's appointment was made official. Win or lose, a contest has endless linking potential.

  3. Yahoo Q2 2008 Disappoints Wall St.

    Company, other strategic alternatives, the proxy contest, and related litigation defense costs. Yahoo Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results Revenues were $1,798 million for the second quarter of 2008, a 6 percent increase compared to $1,698 million...

  4. Yahoo and Carl Icahn Agree to Settlement

    to put the distraction of the proxy contest behind us, it will allow the Company to continue pursuing its strategy of being the starting point for Internet users and a must buy for advertisers," said Yahoo!

  5. Vote WHITE: Yahoo's Bastille Day Response to Carl Icahn

    Icahn began his proxy contest he had no articulated plan for Yahoo! We strongly urge you to vote your WHITE Proxy Card today for your current Board of Directors. There was no mention of liberte, egalite or fraternite, but Yang could have easily...

  6. Microsoft Withdraws Yahoo Offer; Yahoo Responds

    This approach would necessarily involve a protracted proxy contest and eventually an exchange offer. Accordingly, your apparent plan to pursue such an arrangement in the event of a proxy contest or exchange offer leads me to the firm decision not...

  7. Yahoo to Microsoft: We Already Dumped You

    We consider your threat to commence an unsolicited offer and proxy contest to displace our independent Board members to be counterproductive and inconsistent with your stated objective of a friendly transaction.

  8. Microsoft Gets Tired of Waiting

    If we have not concluded an agreement within the next three weeks, we will be compelled to take our case directly to your shareholders, including the initiation of a proxy contest to elect an alternative slate of directors for the Yahoo board.