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  1. Ouch! Microsoft's Latest Bid for Yahoo Half of 2008 Offer

    Alibaba is waiting to see whether Yahoo's board will deem the partial-stake bids inadequate and invite it into negotiations to acquire the whole company, a person with knowledge of the matter said. Silver Lake, working with Microsoft Corp.venture...

  2. Microsoft's Yahoo Bid May Have the Right Stuff

    As a three year board member, he knows the executives. The deadline for bid submissions was end of business yesterday. The Silver Lake consortium is one of a number of parties bidding for a minority stake in Yahoo, but their offer has a number of...

  3. Chaos at Yahoo: Execs Leaving; Bartz Future in Question

    Some Yahoo board members reportedly met this week to discuss dumping Bartz due to her inability to articulate a long-term vision for Yahoo or get the stock price moving. Bas van den Beld's column, Yahoo's Split Personality: Let's Help Them Out...

  4. 50 Most Memorable Moments in Search for 2008

    Carl Icahn Threatens Yahoo with Hostile Takeover of Board, Later Agrees to Compromise and Joins Expanded Yahoo! Board Investor Carl Icahn wasn't happy with Yahoo's rejection of Microsoft's generous offer, so he threatened a hostile takeover of his...

  5. SearchDay | SEO Dreams are Made of This

    Yang will remain on board as Chief Yahoo! Yang became CEO in June 2007 at the request of the Board of Directors. Board Chairman Roy Bostock will lead the search for a new CEO. Nov 18, 2008 (and I really do mean *campaign management tools*, not...

  6. SearchDay: Link Building with Customers

    Let the Games Begin: Yahoo and Icahn Make it Official Posted by Nathania Johnson Aug 7, 2008 Yahoo has officially appointed Carl Icahn to its board of directors, and board member Robert Kotick has officially resigned.

  7. 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...

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

  9. Google CEO Affirms Stance on Independent Yahoo

    In the wake of Carl Icahn's declaration that Microsoft would buy a Yahoo run be a different board (and Microsoft's affirmation of the claim), Google CEO Eric Schmidt hasn't changed his position on what should happen with Yahoo.

  10. SearchDay: Do Social Networks Bring Out the Animal in Us?

    Yahoo Nominates Current Board but Postpones Shareholder MeetingPosted by Nathania JohnsonYahoo has nominated 9 of the 10 current board members for re-election this July. Microsoft's Ballmer Says Yahoo Bid Was 'Never Strategic'Posted by Nathania...