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Broadcom Blasts Qualcomm for 'Secretly' Filing Request That Will Delay Vote

Broadcom Blasts Qualcomm for 'Secretly' Filing Request That Will Delay Vote

In response, Qualcomm claimed that Broadcom was 'deliberately seeking to mislead shareholders and the general public.'

It's Over: Icahn Beats Ackman in Battle Over Herbalife

It's Over: Icahn Beats Ackman in Battle Over Herbalife

Icahn has returns of almost $1 billion on his investment in the nutritional supplements company while the Pershing Square Capital Management chief exited his short position deep in the red

Elliott Could 'Crystalize' Akamai Campaign Soon

Elliott Could 'Crystalize' Akamai Campaign Soon

The deadline for nominating dissident director candidates at the undervalued technology company is approaching, which suggests an activist escalation is imminent.

GM, Teva, Facebook and Other New Jana Partners Positions

GM, Teva, Facebook and Other New Jana Partners Positions

The insurgent manager that helped engineer the Amazon-Whole Foods combination just offered up a window into his latest allocations, any of which could soon become campaigns. Both Jana Partners and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. reported new positions in Teva

Xerox's Jacobson Defends Fuji Deal As Icahn Hovers

Xerox's Jacobson Defends Fuji Deal As Icahn Hovers

The CEO called any idea about canceling a partnership that predated its Fuji merger "ludicrous," even as two large shareholders are seeking to block the deal.

Steve Wynn Gives Up Control of Ex-Wife's Shares

Steve Wynn Gives Up Control of Ex-Wife's Shares

The move increases the odds that either an activist could step in to break up the $18 billion hotel and casino empire or that Wynn's wife, Elaine, relaunches an effort to get on the company's board.

Starboard's Smith: No Newell Divestitures Until Proxy War Concludes

Starboard's Smith: No Newell Divestitures Until Proxy War Concludes

The activist investor is urging the maker of Rubbermaid containers, Mr. Coffee machines and Elmer's glue to table divestiture plans announced last month until shareholders get to vote on the insurgent's ten director candidates.

Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom's Sweetened Bid as March Showdown Looms

Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom's Sweetened Bid as March Showdown Looms

Qualcomm heads into its March 6 annual meeting with a hostile bid from Broadcom and an $82 share price -- a level its shareholders haven't see for years.

Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom's 'Best and Final' Bid

Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom's 'Best and Final' Bid

The chipmaker added that it was willing to meet and talk about it, but regulatory and activist-related complications abound.

New Activist Boardroom War At Potbelly Could Drive Sale

New Activist Boardroom War At Potbelly Could Drive Sale

Privet Fund is seeking to install four dissident directors to the restaurant chain's eight person board in a move that could help push an auction process forward.