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    1. What To Make Of The SEC’s Warnings On ESG Ratings And Recommendations For ESG Disclosures

      What To Make Of The SEC’s Warnings On ESG Ratings And Recommendations For ESG Disclosures

      May has been a busy month for environmental, social, and governance (ESG) ratings and disclosure at the US asset management industry’s top regulator, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)  between Chairman Jay Clayton's warning yesterday on ESG ratings and a recommendation earlier this month for ESG disclosures...

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    2. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Lost Bill Gates as a Director This Year. Here are its 14 Board Members

      Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Lost Bill Gates as a Director This Year. Here are its 14 Board Members
      • Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway lost one of its highest-profile directors when Microsoft cofounder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates resigned this year.
      • The famed investor's conglomerate still counts his right-hand man Charlie Munger and former Yahoo!, American Express, and NBCUniversal executives among its board members.
      • Here are Berkshire's 14 directors...
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    3. OraSure Technologies Appoints Lelio Marmora to Board of Directors

      OraSure Technologies Appoints Lelio Marmora to Board of Directors

      OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSUR), a leader in point of care diagnostic tests, specimen collection devices, and microbiome laboratory and analytical services, today announced the appointment of Lelio Marmora as a member of the Company’s Board of Directors effective June 1, 2020...

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    4. GCP Applied Technologies Announces Preliminary Results of 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and Reconstituted Board of Directors

      GCP Applied Technologies Announces Preliminary Results of 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and Reconstituted Board of Directors

      CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GCP Applied Technologies Inc. (NYSE:GCP) (“GCP” or the “Company”), a leading global provider of construction products technologies, today announced that, based on the preliminary vote count provided by its proxy solicitor following the Company’s 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, GCP shareholders have elected all eight Starboard-nominated directors to GCP’s Board of Directors including: Kevin Brown, Peter Feld, Janet Giesselman, Clay Kiefaber, Marran Ogilvie, Andrew Ross, Linda Welty and Rob Yanker...

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    5. Myriad Genetics Appoints Daniel K. Spiegelman to the Board of Directors and Announces Upcoming Retirement of John T. Henderson, M.D.

      Myriad Genetics Appoints Daniel K. Spiegelman to the Board of Directors and Announces Upcoming Retirement of John T. Henderson, M.D.

      Myriad Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MYGN), a global leader in molecular diagnostics and precision medicine, today announced the election of Daniel K. Spiegelman, age 61, to its Board of Directors, effective immediately, expanding the Board to nine members...

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    6. Billionaire Investor Carl Icahn Dumped all of his Hertz Shares at an Almost $2 Billion Loss After the Car Rental Giant's Bankruptcy

      Billionaire Investor Carl Icahn Dumped all of his Hertz Shares at an Almost $2 Billion Loss After the Car Rental Giant's Bankruptcy

      Carl Icahn gives an interview on FOX Business Network in 2014 Reuters Carl Icahn dumped his 39% stake in Hertz at a loss of nearly $2 billion on Tuesday. The billionaire investor sold his 55.3 million shares for less than $40 million after the car-rental agency filed for bankruptcy last week, a financial filing showed . "I sold my equity position at a significant loss, but this does not mean that I don't continue to have faith in the future of Hertz," Icahn said in the filing...

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    7. Delaware Bankruptcy Court Rules that Shareholder Cannot Enforce “Golden Share” Blocking Right to Dismiss Bankruptcy Filed Without its Consent

      Delaware Bankruptcy Court Rules that Shareholder Cannot Enforce “Golden Share” Blocking Right to Dismiss Bankruptcy Filed Without its Consent

      As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt businesses and markets, and companies begin to look to bankruptcy courts for relief from the resulting liquidity and operational distress, the issue of creditor and shareholder “blocking rights” seems likely to become an important topic as parties attempt to protect their investments...

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    8. WeWork is Set to Vote on Adding 2 New Independent Board Members After Big Investors Suing SoftBank Unsuccessfully Tried to Stop It

      WeWork is Set to Vote on Adding 2 New Independent Board Members After Big Investors Suing SoftBank Unsuccessfully Tried to Stop It
      • WeWork's board is set to vote on Friday to add two temporary independent directors to the SoftBank-controlled board.
      • The duo, who bring deep business and legal expertise, would decide whether the current lawsuit against SoftBank can continue.
      • A pair of current board members – the only non-SoftBank-affiliated directors – contested the additions in court on Wednesday, arguing that the process would hurt WeWork's minority shareholders...
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    9. Tuesday Morning Corporation Files Chapter 11 to Pursue Financial and Operational Reorganization

      Tuesday Morning Corporation Files Chapter 11 to Pursue Financial and Operational Reorganization

      Tuesday Morning Corporation (NASDAQ: TUES) today announced it will pursue financial and operational reorganization designed to allow the Company to reduce its outstanding liabilities and strengthen its overall financial position. These actions are in response to the immense strain the COVID-19 pandemic and related store closures have put on the business...

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