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Yang Shareholders Meeting

  1. 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. CEO Jerry Yang was defiant in his stance that the company he founded...

  2. 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...

  3. 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? The proxy committees recommended that votes for Bostock...

  4. 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...

  5. 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. Jerry Yang Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Jerry Yang.

  6. 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?

  7. 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. And Jerry Yang has more reason than ever to fight and fight hard.

  8. Microsoft to Stay Firm in Original Yahoo Offer

    But many analysts point to a forthcoming Yahoo shareholders meeting as a pressure point for Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang and the board of directors. The meeting must occur within 13 months of the last meeting, which was held June 12, 2007.