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    1. Ashland Announces Significant Board Refreshment and Board Leadership Changes to Support Continued Execution of Strategic Plan

      Ashland Announces Significant Board Refreshment and Board Leadership Changes to Support Continued Execution of Strategic Plan

      (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ASH) today announced significant changes to the composition and leadership of its board of directors, consistent with its ongoing board refreshment program. These include the addition of two new independent board members, appointment of a lead independent director and appointment of new board committee chairs ...

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    2. Could Jeff Bezos' Divorce Impact Amazon Shares?

      Could Jeff Bezos' Divorce Impact Amazon Shares?

      It's not every day that the world's richest person gets divorced. Amazon ( AMZN ) investors didn't seem too perturbed by news that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and wife Mackenzie Bezos plan to split , which was announced via tweet on Wednesday. Despite widespread coverage of the news and speculation about what it might mean for Amazon, Amazon shares have not moved significantly since the announcement...

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    3. Bramson Gets Cold Shoulder from Barclays Shareholders

      Bramson Gets Cold Shoulder from Barclays Shareholders

      Barclays’ top shareholders have emphatically rejected Edward Bramson’s attempted boardroom coup after it emerged that the corporate raider was ramping up his fight for a board seat. Mr Bramson has taken his battle with Barclays up several notches after promising to table a vote on “the composition of the board” at the bank’s general meeting in May. His demand for a place at the top was spurned by the bank’s bosses late last year...

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    4. Integra LifeSciences Appoints Rhonda Germany Ballintyn as Director

      Integra LifeSciences Appoints Rhonda Germany Ballintyn as Director

      (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART), a leading global medical technology company, today announced the appointment of Rhonda Germany Ballintyn to its board of directors, effective today.  Ms. Germany Ballintyn’s appointment will return the company’s board to nine members following the death of James M. Sullivan in September 2018...

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    5. U.S. Government Shutdown Means Executives Face Tough Calls on Proxies

      U.S. Government Shutdown Means Executives Face Tough Calls on Proxies

      (Reuters) - With securities regulators largely sidelined during the partial U.S. government shutdown, corporate executives may have to decide on their own what shareholder resolutions should go to a vote this spring. Many corporate boards will meet starting next month to choose which proposals to list on their proxy statements for annual shareholder meetings. If the shutdown drags on, they would have to go without guidance from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission...

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      Mentions: SEC California
    6. ISS Releases New U.S. Executive Compensation Policies and Equity Plan FAQs for 2019

      ISS Releases New U.S. Executive Compensation Policies and Equity Plan FAQs for 2019

      Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) has issued new FAQs addressing U.S. Executive Compensation Policies and U.S Equity Compensation Plans for the 2019 proxy season, for annual meetings held on or after February 1, 2019. Significant executive compensation and equity plan updates for U.S. listed companies are summarized below...

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    7. Ousted Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn's Legal Problems are Getting Worse as Tokyo Prosecutors hit him with 2 New Financial Misconduct Charges

      Ousted Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn's Legal Problems are Getting Worse as Tokyo Prosecutors hit him with 2 New Financial Misconduct Charges
      • Tokyo prosecutors indicted former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn on two new charges of financial misconduct on Friday.
      • Ghosn was charged with aggravated breach of trust for temporarily transferring personal investment losses to Nissan in 2008, and for understating his compensation for three years, from 2015 to 2017, according to his lawyer, Motonari Otsuru.
      • Otsuru said his team was applying for bail to release Ghosn, who has been detained since his Nov. 19 arrest...
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    8. Japan's Olympus to Propose Board Seat for Activist Investor ValueAct

      Japan's Olympus to Propose Board Seat for Activist Investor ValueAct

      TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Olympus Corp said it would propose to give top shareholder U.S. hedge fund ValueAct Capital a seat at its board, a rare move in the country where activists are still viewed by companies as asset-strippers to be resisted. The Japanese medical equipment and camera maker also said Yasuo Takeuchi, its vice president, will become chief executive officer from April 1, replacing Hiroyuki Sasa. Shares of Olympus jumped more than 10 percent after the announcements on Friday...

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      Mentions: Hedge Fund KKR Japan
    9. Starboard Builds a Stake in MGM Resorts and Will Seek Changes

      Starboard Builds a Stake in MGM Resorts and Will Seek Changes

      Starboard Builds a Stake in MGM Resorts and Will Seek Changes Scott Deveau and Christopher Palmeri Starboard Builds a Stake in MGM Resorts and Will Seek Changes More (Bloomberg) -- Starboard Value, the activist fund run by Jeff Smith, has built a position in MGM Resorts International and plans to push for changes at the Las Vegas-based casino owner...

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