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    1. The lawsuit Against Oracle's Larry Ellison and Safra Catz lists Some Eye-Popping Allegations Behind the $9.3 Billion NetSuite Deal

      The lawsuit Against Oracle's Larry Ellison and Safra Catz lists Some Eye-Popping Allegations Behind the $9.3 Billion NetSuite Deal
      • Oracle is in the middle of an interesting lawsuit in which its own board committee has given approval for a shareholder-initiated lawsuit to proceed on behalf of the company against its chairman Larry Ellison, CEO Safra Catz and other board members.
      • The suit alleges that Oracle's directors greatly overpaid when they crafted a deal to buy NetSuite for $9.3 billion in 2016.
      • NetSuite is a company that Ellison cofounded and controlled with about a 40% stake...
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    2. Oracle is Suing Larry Ellison and Safra Catz Over The $9 Billion NetSuite Deal, Thanks to Letter Written by Three Oracle Board Members

      Oracle is Suing Larry Ellison and Safra Catz Over The $9 Billion NetSuite Deal, Thanks to Letter Written by Three Oracle Board Members
      • A three-member committee of Oracle's board has written an extraordinary letter to a Delaware court.
      • The letter, dated August 15, grants permission for a shareholder-initiated lawsuit to proceed against Oracle founder and chairman Larry Ellison, as well as one of Oracle's co-CEOs, Safra Catz.
      • This is a "derivative lawsuit" meaning it was filed on behalf the company against the directors...
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    3. Top Oracle Execs Larry Ellison, Mark Hurd and Safra Catz Failed to Earn all of Their Annual Bonuses this Year

      Top Oracle Execs Larry Ellison, Mark Hurd and Safra Catz Failed to Earn all of Their Annual Bonuses this Year
      • For the second year in a row, Oracle's board has told investors that its trio of top execs — CEO Safra Catz, fellow CEO Mark Hurd, and CTO Larry Ellison — won't be getting their all of their bonuses.
      • The company says they didn't meet the business objectives, including specific cloud computing revenue targets.
      • And for the second year in a row, this loss of bonuses is a bit of a red herring...
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    4. Jeff Bezos Blew off Amazon Employees' Proposal at the Shareholder's Meeting and they were Miffed: 'This is not the kind of leadership we need'

      Jeff Bezos Blew off Amazon Employees' Proposal at the Shareholder's Meeting and they were Miffed: 'This is not the kind of leadership we need'
      • Nearly 8,000 employees have signed an open letter asking Amazon to commit to become a climate-change leader instead of a climate change contributor.
      • They expected to present their ideas directly to their boss, CEO Jeff Bezos, at the company's annual shareholder's conference where he was scheduled to appear.
      • But Bezos didn't show up to listen to them.
      • Although 50 of them were in the room, the company also did not allow any of them to ask a question of him...
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    5. Bill Gates is $9.5 Billion Richer Than He Was a Year Ago, Worth Over $100 Billion, But Not Just From Microsoft

      Bill Gates is $9.5 Billion Richer Than He Was a Year Ago, Worth Over $100 Billion, But Not Just From Microsoft
      • Bill Gates is one of the world's biggest philanthropists who has given away billions of dollars of his money.

      • That's why so many people think that Gates' personal wealth is shrinking as he gives his money away.

      • But it isn't. Gates is astoundingly rich and getting richer all the time.

      • And he just joined a two-man club of people worth more than $100 billion...

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    6. Read the Email the Oracle Executive Once Rumored to Be The Next CEO Emailed the Company to Announce his 'extended' leave of Absence

      Read the Email the Oracle Executive Once Rumored to Be The Next CEO Emailed the Company to Announce his 'extended' leave of Absence
      • Top Oracle exec in charge of building its all-important cloud, Thomas Kurian, is taking a leave of absence.
      • Business Insider has obtained his email.
      • The email is written in a way that hints this maybe a permanent good-bye, although a spokesperson tells us that Kurian is expected to return after an unspecified time off...
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    7. Michael Dell will be the CEO of a Public Company Once Again, but it Means Giving up his Power to Never be Fired

      Michael Dell will be the CEO of a Public Company Once Again, but it Means Giving up his Power to Never be Fired
      • Michael Dell will once again be running a public company, thanks to a new financing deal with VMware.
      • As part of that deal, the billionaire CEO has given up something interesting: His ability to veto his own removal as CEO.
      • He's still basically impossible to remove as CEO, though, with 66% voting power over Dell...
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    8. VMware Shareholders are Winning Their Battle to Block Michael Dell's Push for a Reverse Merger

      VMware Shareholders are Winning Their Battle to Block Michael Dell's Push for a Reverse Merger
      • VMware shares soared on Monday on word that Michael Dell is ready to abandon his reverse merger plan between VMware and Dell Technologies.
      • Shareholders were in open revolt, and Wall Street analysts were openly negative about the prospect of the deal.
      • Employees weren't thrilled either, and neither were VMware's hardware partners that compete with Dell, according to reports.
      • The deal would have been huge, and would have given Dell a non-traditional path to going public again...
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