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    1. If Corporations Don’t Put Shareholders First, What Happens to Business Judgment Rule?

      If Corporations Don’t Put Shareholders First, What Happens to Business Judgment Rule?

      (Reuters) - Marty Lipton’s inchoate feud with the Council of Institutional Investors may be the juiciest early story to emerge from the Business Roundtable’s announcement this week of a new corporate paradigm. But it’s not the only legal story prompted by the bombshell BRT announcement, in which business leaders pledged to consider the interests of an array of stakeholders – employees, customers, suppliers and community members – in addition to shareholders’ interest in maximizing profits...

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    2. BREAKING NEWS: Activist Carl Icahn Gains Control of Board in Proxy Fight at SandRidge Energy

      BREAKING NEWS:  Activist Carl Icahn Gains Control of Board in Proxy Fight at SandRidge Energy

      (Reuters) - Activist investor Carl Icahn on Tuesday won a battle for control of SandRidge Energy, winning at least four of seven seats on the board of the U.S. shale producer that he wants to sell. FILE PHOTO: Billionaire activist-investor Carl Icahn gives an interview on FOX Business Network's Neil Cavuto show in New York, U.S., February 11, 2014...

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    3. Elliott Raises Stake in Germany's GEA to Over 5 Percent

      Elliott Raises Stake in Germany's GEA to Over 5 Percent

      FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Activist shareholder Elliott has raised its stake in German food processing equipment maker GEA Group ( G1AG.DE ) to 5.03 percent from 3.01 percent as of June 12, a regulatory filing by GEA showed on Monday. Elliott’s holding rose above 3 percent in October. Reporting by Maria Sheahan; Editing by Edward Taylor...

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    4. World's Top Wealth Fund Backs Activist Proposals at Facebook Meeting

      World's Top Wealth Fund Backs Activist Proposals at Facebook Meeting

      OSLO (Reuters) - Norway’s $1 trillion wealth fund backed a wide range of activist shareholder proposals at Facebook’s annual meeting on Thursday, including a measure to improve the company’s oversight of questionable content, the fund’s voting record showed on Friday. FILE PHOTO: A 3D-printed Facebook like button is seen in front of the Facebook logo, in this illustration taken October 25, 2017...

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