Icahn resigns from Yahoo! board (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Saturday, October 24th, 2009

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn resigned from his position on the Yahoo! board, saying the US Internet giant no longer needed an “activist” director like him.

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Dear Yahoo Board: Cmon, Get On With It (A CEO By Tomorrow Would Be Good) (AllThingsD Online via Yahoo! Finance)

Tuesday, December 30th, 2008

BoomTown’s got nothing, which is not something I like to say very much. I am talking about the Yahoo CEO search, which is either being done by the Internet giant’s board in such elegant secrecy and with such amazing stealth that it is getting by everyone.

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Report: New Yahoo board to meet next week (CNET via Yahoo! News)

Friday, September 19th, 2008

The new Yahoo board–which now includes Carl Icahn and two new directors he backed–plans to meet next week, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.

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2 Backed by Icahn to Join Yahoo Board (New York Times)

Friday, August 15th, 2008

Yahoo said on Thursday that it would add the former chief executives of Viacom and Nextel Partners to its board as part of the company?s deal to avoid a proxy fight with the investor Carl C. Icahn.

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Time Warner Blocks a Yahoo Board Choice (New York Times)

Monday, August 4th, 2008

As Yahoo held what turned out to be an anticlimactic meeting , Time Warner issued a statement that it had blocked the nomination of Jonathan Miller, the former chairman and chief executive of its AOL Internet unit, to the board of Yahoo.

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One Yahoo Board Pick Sparks Speculation (New York Times)

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

Has Jerry Yang, Yahoo ?s embattled chief executive, played a part in picking his own successor?

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