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    1. The Director’s Guide to Shareholder Activism

      The Director’s Guide to Shareholder Activism

      The COVID-19 crisis has left its mark on all aspects of society and business. Shareholder activism is no exception. In 2020, activists targeted fewer companies and put less capital to work in their campaigns as the pandemic roiled financial markets and sparked a deep economic recession. But there is ample evidence of a resurgence in 2021. What do boards of directors need to know to navigate this environment?...

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    2. Activist Investor Targets Videogame Maker After ‘Cyberpunk’ Fiasco

      Activist Investor Targets Videogame Maker After ‘Cyberpunk’ Fiasco

      The economics of a videogame publisher are a lot like a movie studio, where a blockbuster can make or break a company. Optimism was high for Warsaw-listed CD Projekt (ticker: CDR.Poland) ahead of the release of the Cyberpunk 2077 videogame, which features an actual Hollywood star, Keanu Reeves, and has been in development since 2012. But the release has been reminiscent more of Reeves flops such as Johnny Mnemonic than hits like The Matrix...

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    3. Executive Pay Soared During the Pandemic, Widening the Gulf Between CEOs and Employees. These Were the 5 Execs Who Received the Largest Pay Packages in 2020.

      Executive Pay Soared During the Pandemic, Widening the Gulf Between CEOs and Employees. These Were the 5 Execs Who Received the Largest Pay Packages in 2020.

      For US executives, 2020 was a banner year. The New York Times partnered with executive compensation consulting firm Equilar to examine CEO pay during the pandemic, and how it compared to the average worker at the company. The data showed that not only is the gulf between employee and executive pay widening, but that executive compensation skyrocketed in 2020...

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    4. Cardiff Oncology Announces the Appointment of Two New Independent Members to its Board of Directors

      Cardiff Oncology Announces the Appointment of Two New Independent Members to its Board of Directors

      SAN DIEGOJune 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardiff Oncology, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDF), a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing onvansertib to treat cancers with the greatest medical needs for new treatment options, including KRAS-mutated colorectal cancer, pancreatic cancer and castrate-resistant prostate cancer, today announced the appointments of Mani Mohindru, Ph.D., and Renee P. Tannenbaum, Pharm.D., as independent members of the Company's Board of Directors...

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    5. Protara Therapeutics Announces Appointment of Jane Huang, M.D. to Board of Directors

      Protara Therapeutics Announces Appointment of Jane Huang, M.D. to Board of Directors

      NEW YORK, June 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protara Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: TARA), a clinical-stage company developing transformative therapies for the treatment of cancer and rare diseases with significant unmet needs, today announced the appointment of Jane Huang, M.D. to its Board of Directors...

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    6. Toshiba Colluded with Japan Ministry to Undermine Shareholders, Probe Finds

      Toshiba Colluded with Japan Ministry to Undermine Shareholders, Probe Finds

      TOKYO (Reuters) -Japan's influential trade ministry effectively colluded with Toshiba Corp's management to influence shareholders votes on director nominees at last year's annual general meeting, an independent probe has found. Discrediting the government's efforts to improve corporate governance in Japan, the investigators' report lays out how the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) leaned on Harvard University's endowment fund and other foreign investors in Toshiba...

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