Judge OKs Settlement in Yahoo Shareholder Suit (PC World via Yahoo! News)

Monday, March 9th, 2009

Removing one barrier to a potential Microsoft acquisition of Yahoo, a judge approved a settlement that will roll back a Yahoo employee severance plan that critics described as a poison pill.

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Yahoo Wins Severance-Plan Approval That May Aid Buyout Offers (Bloomberg)

Saturday, March 7th, 2009

March 7 (Bloomberg) — Yahoo Inc. , owner of the second most-popular U.S. Internet search engine, won a judge?s approval of a settlement mandating changes to the company?s severance plan that investors contend will make it easier for Microsoft Corp. or other potential suitors to buy it.

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Yahoo Wins Approval of Accord Over Microsoft Offers (Update3) (Bloomberg)

Saturday, March 7th, 2009

March 6 (Bloomberg) — Yahoo Inc. won a judge?s approval of a settlement mandating changes to the company?s severance plan that investors contend will make it easier for Microsoft Corp. or other potential suitors to buy the owner of the second most- popular U.S. Internet search engine.

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Judge Approves Yahoo Accord on Microsoft Bid (New York Times)

Friday, March 6th, 2009

A judge in Delaware Chancery Court approved Friday a settlement by Yahoo that makes changes in its severance plan that investors contend would make it easier for Microsoft and other potential suitors to buy the Internet search company.

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