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The Daily Sentinel
Energy Transfer Equity backs out of pending Williams mergercompany with significant holdings in western Colorado. Dallas-based Energy Tra
Energy Transfer Equity backs out of pending Williams merger
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
company with significant holdings in western Colorado. Dallas-based Energy Transfer Equity, L.P., acted after the Delaware Court of Chancery ruled last week that it is contractually entitled to back out of the buyout based on its lawyers’... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 18 hours ago
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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My EastText
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
My EastText / Posted 19 hours ago
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 hours ago
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 19 hours ago
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
KTVZ Bend / Posted 19 hours ago
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 19 hours ago
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 19 hours ago
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 19 hours ago
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 19 hours ago
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 20 hours ago
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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News 8000
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
News 8000 / Posted 20 hours ago
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
KSBW Salinas / Posted 20 hours ago
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 20 hours ago
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Sumner Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom dramaorder an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent dir
Sumner Redstone's illegible signature looms over Viacom drama
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted yesterday
order an immediate medical examination of Redstone. Viacom lead independent director Fred Salerno requested the same of a Delaware court last week. Salerno, Abrams and Dauman have been the subject of major shakeups that they say were orchestrated... Read more
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ABC News
Texas Energy Company to End Merger With Pipeline BusinessTransfer Equity announced Wednesday in a filing it intends to terminate a merge
Texas Energy Company to End Merger With Pipeline Business
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Transfer Equity announced Wednesday in a filing it intends to terminate a merger agreement with Williams Cos., citing a Delaware Court of Chancery's ruling last week that it could back out of the deal if its attorneys could not deliver a... Read more
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CNBC
ETE shares spike after it terminates $33 billion merger dealETE terminated the deal after a Delaware Court of Chancery ruled in favor of th
ETE shares spike after it terminates $33 billion merger deal
CNBC / Posted yesterday
ETE terminated the deal after a Delaware Court of Chancery ruled in favor of the company saying it had the right to end the agreement. The Williams Companies appealed the Court's decision on Monday stating that ETE "breached the Merger Agreement by... Read more
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New York Post
Katzenberg stiffed owners in Dreamworks-Comcast deal: suitprice to secure Katzenberg’s support,” Michael Barry, counsel to the Michigan
Katzenberg stiffed owners in Dreamworks-Comcast deal: suit
New York Post / Posted yesterday
price to secure Katzenberg’s support,” Michael Barry, counsel to the Michigan pension, said in court papers filed in a Delaware court. “The profit sharing arrangement — which provides Katzenberg the right to receive 7 percent of the joint... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Ann Arbor pension fund sues DreamWorks' Katzenberg over Comcast dealplayers in Hollywood, rumors of a potential sale had followed the maker of "Shr
Ann Arbor pension fund sues DreamWorks' Katzenberg over Comcast deal
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
players in Hollywood, rumors of a potential sale had followed the maker of "Shrek" for years prior to the Comcast merger, announced in April. The case is Ann Arbor City Employees Retirement System v. Katzenberg, 12507-CB, Delaware Court of Chanc... Read more
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Business Wire
Energy Transfer Equity Announces Termination of Merger Agreement with The Williams CompaniesThe Williams Companies, Inc. (“Williams”) effective June 29, 2016. As previous
Energy Transfer Equity Announces Termination of Merger Agreement with The Williams Companies
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
The Williams Companies, Inc. (“Williams”) effective June 29, 2016. As previously announced, on Friday, June 24, 2016, the Delaware Court of Chancery issued an opinion finding that ETE is contractually entitled to terminate the merger agreement... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jeffrey Katzenberg Sued Over Comcast-DreamWorks Animation Merger ‘Side Deal’only becomes more valuable.” “The Side Deal constitutes disguised disparate me
Jeffrey Katzenberg Sued Over Comcast-DreamWorks Animation Merger ‘Side Deal’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
only becomes more valuable.” “The Side Deal constitutes disguised disparate merger consideration for Katzenberg,” the Delaware court document continued, calling this particular term of the deal “iso valuable that it cannot credibly be... Read more
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Newsmax
Viacom Board Rejected Offer for Director to Meet Sumner Redstonein management or a merger between CBS and Viacom could be on the horizon . On
Viacom Board Rejected Offer for Director to Meet Sumner Redstone
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
in management or a merger between CBS and Viacom could be on the horizon . On the same day, National Amusements asked a Delaware court to affirm the changes, while Salerno shot back with his own suit seeking to block the move, calling it... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
No impact on Capitol Plaza expected in Hammons bankruptcydeath. Eilian had loaned Hammons $300 million so he could take the hotel compa
No impact on Capitol Plaza expected in Hammons bankruptcy
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
death. Eilian had loaned Hammons $300 million so he could take the hotel company private. As part of that 2005 deal, a Delaware court ruled the Hammons trust must sell the hotels with Eilian having first-refusal rights. Hammons' chief counsel,... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Williams stockholders approve merger with ETE despite pending legal challengesprompted ETE to consider restructuring or terminating the merger agreement, acc
Williams stockholders approve merger with ETE despite pending legal challenges
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
prompted ETE to consider restructuring or terminating the merger agreement, according to court documents filed with the Delaware Court of Chancery. “After the Merger Agreement was entered, the energy market — and thus the value of assets used... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Viacom lead director turned down offer for another director to meet Sumner Redstonein management or a merger between CBS and Viacom could be on the horizon. On t
Viacom lead director turned down offer for another director to meet Sumner Redstone
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
in management or a merger between CBS and Viacom could be on the horizon. On the same day, National Amusements asked a Delaware court to affirm the changes, while Salerno shot back with his own suit seeking to block the move, calling it calling... Read more
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CNBC
Williams stock falls after judge rules on ETE mergerOn Friday, a Delaware court ruling said ETE has the right to terminate the merg
Williams stock falls after judge rules on ETE merger
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
On Friday, a Delaware court ruling said ETE has the right to terminate the merger agreement. Williams Companies, which wants to complete the deal, is expected to appeal the court's decision. "If ETE attempts to terminate the Merger Agreement,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Hearing shows little is known on who controls ViacomWednesday's Delaware court hearing on whether Sumner M. Redstone's National Amu
Hearing shows little is known on who controls Viacom
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
Wednesday's Delaware court hearing on whether Sumner M. Redstone's National Amusements appropriately removed five Viacom directors highlights that not only will this matter drag on, but that investors still know very little about the arrangements... Read more
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Business Wire
Energy Transfer Equity Announces Chancery Court Decision in Litigation with the Williams CompaniesDALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (NYSE: ETE) (“ETE” or the
Energy Transfer Equity Announces Chancery Court Decision in Litigation with the Williams Companies
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (NYSE: ETE) (“ETE” or the “Partnership”) today announced that the Delaware Court of Chancery has issued an opinion finding that ETE is contractually entitled to terminate its merger agreement with... Read more
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Business Wire
Williams Committed to Closing; Will Take Appropriate Actions to Enforce Its Rights under the Merger AgreementWIRE)--The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) (“Williams”) today issued the fo
Williams Committed to Closing; Will Take Appropriate Actions to Enforce Its Rights under the Merger Agreement
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
WIRE)--The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) (“Williams”) today issued the following statement regarding the Delaware Court of Chancery’s ruling relating to the Merger Agreement between Williams and Energy Transfer Equity, L.P.... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Viacom legal battle: What we know so farthat comes up in each jurisdiction is whether 93-year-old Sumner Redstone will
Viacom legal battle: What we know so far
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 7 days ago
that comes up in each jurisdiction is whether 93-year-old Sumner Redstone will be examined for mental competency. A Delaware court heard arguments this week over the shakeup on Viacom's board. Next week, the drama will shift back to a... Read more
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CNBC
Early movers: HD, BBRY, BAC, RHT, AMZN, GE, VRX & moresale that could be worth up to $3 billion. Viacom — Ousted directors can remai
Early movers: HD, BBRY, BAC, RHT, AMZN, GE, VRX & more
CNBC / Posted 7 days ago
sale that could be worth up to $3 billion. Viacom — Ousted directors can remain on the board for now, according to a Delaware court judge's decision, until a final determination is made on controlling shareholder Sumner Redstone's mental... Read more
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Calcutta News
Dauman can stay on board in Viacom until further hearing, says Delaware Judgecalled to kick out Phillippe Dauman, CEO of Viacom and four others from the com
Dauman can stay on board in Viacom until further hearing, says Delaware Judge
Calcutta News / Posted 7 days ago
called to kick out Phillippe Dauman, CEO of Viacom and four others from the company. Both the the teams had approached the Delaware court in lieu of the decision. Sumner Redstone, who owned not only National Amusement Inc. but also Viacom made a... Read more
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New York Post
Viacom exec challenges Redstone’s mental competenceViacom’s lead independent director has petitioned a Delaware court to conduct a
Viacom exec challenges Redstone’s mental competence
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
Viacom’s lead independent director has petitioned a Delaware court to conduct a physical and mental examination of the media conglomerate’s 93-year-old controlling shareholder. Sumner Redstone’s National Amusements Inc., which controls 80 percent of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Sumner Redstone's mental competency is key in the Viacom board dispute, judge sayscompany. Attorneys for Redstone’s National Amusements – the entity that contro
Sumner Redstone's mental competency is key in the Viacom board dispute, judge says
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
company. Attorneys for Redstone’s National Amusements – the entity that controls 80% of Viacom’s voting shares – asked the Delaware court to affirm the changes. Viacom, however, challenged the Redstone family’s authority to make unilateral changes... Read more
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Boston Herald
Delaware judge: Sumner Redstone's mental capacity key to legality of board ousterspending in Massachusetts probate court. Bouchard said he would not force a para
Delaware judge: Sumner Redstone's mental capacity key to legality of board ousters
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
pending in Massachusetts probate court. Bouchard said he would not force a parallel process of evaluating Redstone in the Delaware court out of compassion for the 93-year-old mogul. Viacom filed suit against National Amusements last week after... Read more
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Fortune
Why Tesla and SolarCity Have an Elon Musk ProblemYale School of Management. Dell employed “a model of diligent objective externa
Why Tesla and SolarCity Have an Elon Musk Problem
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
Yale School of Management. Dell employed “a model of diligent objective external deal shopping,” Sonnenfeld says. Still, a Delaware court last month found that the company shortchanged its shareholders by about $6 billion—even though Dell did... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Tesla chief Elon Musk's bid for SolarCity full of red flagsproceedings, in which Dell did everything it could to structure the management
Tesla chief Elon Musk's bid for SolarCity full of red flags
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
proceedings, in which Dell did everything it could to structure the management buyout to the highest standards, and the Delaware court still found fault with the process.Getting the deal across the line A bigger issue is the shareholder... Read more
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WA Today
Tesla chief Elon Musk's bid for SolarCity full of red flagsproceedings, in which Dell did everything it could to structure the management
Tesla chief Elon Musk's bid for SolarCity full of red flags
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
proceedings, in which Dell did everything it could to structure the management buyout to the highest standards, and the Delaware court still found fault with the process.Getting the deal across the line A bigger issue is the shareholder... Read more
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The Age
Tesla chief Elon Musk's bid for SolarCity full of red flagsproceedings, in which Dell did everything it could to structure the management
Tesla chief Elon Musk's bid for SolarCity full of red flags
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
proceedings, in which Dell did everything it could to structure the management buyout to the highest standards, and the Delaware court still found fault with the process.Getting the deal across the line A bigger issue is the shareholder... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tesla chief Elon Musk's bid for SolarCity full of red flagsproceedings, in which Dell did everything it could to structure the management
Tesla chief Elon Musk's bid for SolarCity full of red flags
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
proceedings, in which Dell did everything it could to structure the management buyout to the highest standards, and the Delaware court still found fault with the process.Getting the deal across the line A bigger issue is the shareholder... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tesla chief Elon Musk's bid for SolarCity full of red flagsproceedings, in which Dell did everything it could to structure the management
Tesla chief Elon Musk's bid for SolarCity full of red flags
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
proceedings, in which Dell did everything it could to structure the management buyout to the highest standards, and the Delaware court still found fault with the process.Getting the deal across the line A bigger issue is the shareholder... Read more
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Variety
Delaware Judge: Sumner Redstone’s Mental Capacity Key to Legality of Board Ousterspending in Massachusetts probate court. Bouchard said he would not force a para
Delaware Judge: Sumner Redstone’s Mental Capacity Key to Legality of Board Ousters
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
pending in Massachusetts probate court. Bouchard said he would not force a parallel process of evaluating Redstone in the Delaware court out of compassion for the 93-year-old mogul. Viacom filed suit against National Amusements last week after... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Energy Transfer trial sends money managers into trading modestay in and close it. This was the narrative woven in testimony on Monday and
Energy Transfer trial sends money managers into trading mode
Dallas Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
stay in and close it. This was the narrative woven in testimony on Monday and Tuesday, as both sides came together at the Delaware Court of Chancery here for an expedited trial examining whether each side was engaging in its best effort to close... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Michael Wolff on How a Cornered Philippe Dauman Could Save His Viacom Joboust Dauman? The Redstone side has agreed not to seat the new directors — and t
Michael Wolff on How a Cornered Philippe Dauman Could Save His Viacom Job
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
oust Dauman? The Redstone side has agreed not to seat the new directors — and therefore not to dismiss Dauman — until the Delaware court decides this issue. Right now, the two courts proceed independently. But the probate court, accustomed to... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Vermont's GMO labeling law: DuPont, Syngenta fight disclosure of internal studiesto Vermont, where the actual lawsuit has been filed. Before the cases were tran
Vermont's GMO labeling law: DuPont, Syngenta fight disclosure of internal studies
Bennington Banner / Posted 9 days ago
to Vermont, where the actual lawsuit has been filed. Before the cases were transferred, Syngenta and DuPont told the Delaware court that the all the documents the state is asking for are available to the public but when challenged by the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Sumner Redstone asks Massachusetts judge to dismiss Dauman casefamily’s dramatic move last week to replace five Viacom board members, includin
Sumner Redstone asks Massachusetts judge to dismiss Dauman case
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
family’s dramatic move last week to replace five Viacom board members, including Dauman and Abrams. That hearing, before Delaware court Chancellor Andre G. Bouchard, is expected to deal with scheduling issues, including consolidating the two... Read more
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Variety
Legal Battle Over Viacom Board Shake-Up Headed to Delaware Courtcompany owned by Sumner Redstone. It has an 80% controlling stake in Viacom. T
Legal Battle Over Viacom Board Shake-Up Headed to Delaware Court
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
company owned by Sumner Redstone. It has an 80% controlling stake in Viacom. The hearing will take place an 2 p.m. in the Delaware Court of Chancery and both parties have until Tuesday afternoon to submit motions. Lawyers for National Amusements... Read more
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New York Post
I don’t deserve the ax: Viacom CEO Philippe Daumanand in failing health, said earlier this month he has lost faith in Dauman and
I don’t deserve the ax: Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman
New York Post / Posted 10 days ago
and in failing health, said earlier this month he has lost faith in Dauman and those who support him. NAI has moved in a Delaware court to win backing for Dauman’s ouster. The CEO is fighting the move — claiming Redstone’s daughter, Shari, is... Read more
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Market Watch
Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman will make millions if he’s firedif those were included and the goals had been met. The move to oust Dauman and
Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman will make millions if he’s fired
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
if those were included and the goals had been met. The move to oust Dauman and the four other board members is awaiting a Delaware court ruling. Dauman defended his performance in an interview with Fortune magazine, saying the company was... Read more
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New York Post
Philippe Dauman must take down mentor Redstone to save careermove for an immediate exam of Redstone is scheduled for June 30. Meanwhile, Su
Philippe Dauman must take down mentor Redstone to save career
New York Post / Posted 10 days ago
move for an immediate exam of Redstone is scheduled for June 30. Meanwhile, Sumner Redstone and NAI have moved in a Delaware court to enforce the Viacom board removals. Dauman may lose the Delaware action and his stronger hand may be to... Read more
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