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Yahoo’s Reconditioned Board will Reconvene Next Week

Yahoo’s Reconditioned Board will Reconvene Next Week

By Shawn Hess July 3, 2012

Yahoo and their board of directors have been through a lot lately. Most recently they have lost their CEO, Scott Thompson after a brutal proxy battle with activist shareholder Dan Loeb. They have also lost Pati Hart, co-founder Jerry Yang, …

Scott Thompson Leaves Yahoo After Cancer Diagnosis Scott Thompson Leaves Yahoo After Cancer Diagnosis

Some of us may have had our doubts about Scott Thompson’s claim that he had nothing to do with the perpetuated myth about him having a computer science degree, but regardless he has agreed to step down from his position …

Yahoo Elects New Leadership as Thompson Steps Down Yahoo Elects New Leadership as Thompson Steps Down
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As I reported earlier today, Scott Thompson has decided to step down at Yahoo as CEO citing recently discovered health problems as the main reason. Some may say it comes at very convenient time as he was actively trying to …

Yahoo CEO Resigns and Third Point Wins Proxy Battle Yahoo CEO Resigns and Third Point Wins Proxy Battle
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Last week was a tough one at Yahoo. It started early in the week with CEO Scott Thompson trying to sidestep direct accusations that he purposefully introduced false academic credentials that showed he held a computer science degree. Claiming that …

Yahoo! CEO Never Actually Gave Out False Credentials Yahoo! CEO Never Actually Gave Out False Credentials
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The newest development in the Yahoo fake credentials debacle has surfaced and it has to do with how the fake credentials made their way into CEO Thompson’s biography. The first thing is that Thompson claims he never actually provided a …

Scott Thompson is Sorry About the Disruption Scott Thompson is Sorry About the Disruption
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I am sure by now you have heard that the proxy battle between the Yahoo board of directors and activist shareholder Dan Loeb and his firm Third Point has gotten a little ugly for the leadership over at Yahoo. Essentially …

Richard Rosenblatt Says Yahoo’s CEO Should Resign Richard Rosenblatt Says Yahoo’s CEO Should Resign

Demand Media CEO Richard Rosenblatt is joining the debate about how Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson should react to the recent uncovering of his false credentials by activist investor Dan Loeb. If you recall, Loeb and his investment firm Third Point …

Yahoos Still Stirring About Thompson's False Bio Yahoos Still Stirring About Thompson's False Bio
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Looking back to last week you’ll probably remember that shareholder activist, Dan Loeb and his investment firm Third Point was stirring the pot big time over at Yahoo. In fact, Loeb is darn right pissed off about the professional path …

Yahoo’s Scott Thompson Accused of False Credentials Yahoo’s Scott Thompson Accused of False Credentials
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As the proxy battle between the Yahoo board of directors and activist shareholder Dan Loeb heats up, new information has come to light that CEO Scott Thompson has some fraudulent credentials. Of course the so called oversight was brought to …

Proxy War Against Yahoo Board by Third Point & Loeb Proxy War Against Yahoo Board by Third Point & Loeb
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Managing partner of Third Point hedge fund, Dan Loeb is waging a proxy war against Yahoo’s board of directors. Business Insider reports Loeb has had enough of Yahoo’s poor decision making and weak additions to the board. Earlier this year …

Yahoo! Names New Board Members: Proxy Battle! Yahoo! Names New Board Members: Proxy Battle!

Large shareholder have been unhappy with Yahoo! since it failed to close a deal with Microsoft back in 2008. The deal would have joined Yahoo! and Microsoft and, as many believe, made the brand much more valuable. Yahoo! is currently …