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    1. Barrick’s Deal-Making Chairman Awarded $12.9 Million in 2018

      Barrick’s Deal-Making Chairman Awarded $12.9 Million in 2018

      (Bloomberg) -- Barrick Gold Corp. boosted Executive Chairman John Thornton’s total compensation last year 67 percent to $12.9 million, rewarding the former investment banker for the company’s performance and his role in the merger with Randgold Resources Ltd. Thornton received a $9.74 million bonus on top of his $2.5 million salary, according to a regulatory filing Friday. He used most of the after-tax proceeds of the bonus to buy 215,000 Barrick shares, the filing said...

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    2. Starboard Drops Dollar Tree Board Challenge

      Starboard Drops Dollar Tree Board Challenge

      (Reuters) - Activist investor Starboard Value LP said on Friday it was withdrawing its nominations for directors at Dollar Tree Inc's board, saying that it was pleased with the company's decision to test multiple price points at its stores. Starboard in January pushed for changes at the discount chain, seeking to capitalize on criticism from some investors and analysts that Dollar Tree should consider raising prices for some products to more than $1...

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    3. 'I Will Nuke You': Elon Musk Was Accused of Shoving and Threatening a Former Tesla Employee — But the Company's Board Says There Was No Physical Altercation

      'I Will Nuke You': Elon Musk Was Accused of Shoving and Threatening a Former Tesla Employee — But the Company's Board Says There Was No Physical Altercation
      • Tesla's board of directors investigated an incident between CEO Elon Musk and a former employee, the company confirmed Friday.
      • Bloomberg News first reported on the altercation, citing sources that said the incident involved physical contact.
      • Musk has been known for a temperamental management style, as documented by many past reports...
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    4. Judge Orders Elon Musk to Meet With The SEC 'for at Least One Hour'

      Judge Orders Elon Musk to Meet With The SEC 'for at Least One Hour'
      • Tesla CEO Elon Musk will meet with SEC officials for at least one hour within the next two weeks, a judge ordered Friday.
      • The instructions come the morning after Musk's lawyers sparred with government prosecutors in court.
      • Here's what happened inside the courtroom on Thursday.
      • Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.

      Tesla CEO Elon Musk will be forced to meet with federal regulators to decide what he can and cannot tweet, a judge has ruled...

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    5. Russell 3000 Boards On Pace to Achieve Gender Parity by 2034

      Russell 3000 Boards On Pace to Achieve Gender Parity by 2034

      The Equilar Gender Diversity Index (GDI) has now increased for a fifth straight quarter. The percentage of women on Russell 3000 boards increased from 18.0% to 18.5% in Q4 2018. This acceleration once again moved the needle, pushing the GDI to 0.37, where 1.0 represents parity among men and women on corporate boards across the Russell 3000...

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    6. The SEC Revealed the Punishment it Wants Elon Musk to Face if he Violates the Terms of Their Settlement in the Future

      The SEC Revealed the Punishment it Wants Elon Musk to Face if he Violates the Terms of Their Settlement in the Future
      • The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reportedly told a judge in New York City on Thursday that it wants Tesla CEO Elon Musk to face increasing fines if he violates the terms of their 2018 settlement in the future.
      • It is unclear whether a fine would be the extent of the punishment the agency believes Musk should receive for a February tweet the agency says does not comply with their settlement...
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      Mentions: SEC Tesla lawsuit
    7. Jeff Bezos' Divorce Won't Affect his Voting Power at Amazon, Because Mackenzie is Giving him Control

      Jeff Bezos' Divorce Won't Affect his Voting Power at Amazon, Because Mackenzie is Giving him Control
      • Jeff Bezos will retain voting control over the Amazon shares he and Mackenzie Bezos hold following their divorce.
      • Mackenzie will get 25% of their combined shares as part of the settlement.
      • The agreement clears up some outstanding investor worries.
      • But one big question remains: What does Mackenzie plan to do with her shares.

      Jeff Bezos isn't going to have to worry about having his ex-spouse challenge how he runs Amazon...

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    8. Netflix Amends Bylaws Allowing Shareholders to Nominate Board Members

      Netflix Amends Bylaws Allowing Shareholders to Nominate Board Members

      (Reuters) - Netflix Inc said on Wednesday it had made changes to its bylaws that allowed certain shareholders to nominate board members.  The video streaming company said a shareholder, or a group of up to 20 stockholders, owning at least 3 percent of the company's outstanding shares for at least three years may nominate up to 2 directors...

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    9. AIG Paid CEO Duperreault $20.9 Million in 2018

      AIG Paid CEO Duperreault $20.9 Million in 2018

      (Reuters) - Insurer American International Group Inc said on Tuesday it paid Chief Executive Officer Brian Duperreault $20.9 million in 2018 while also outlining a series of reforms to its pay practices in the face of shareholder criticism. The pay, for Duperreault's first full year at the helm of the insurer, was less than half the $43.1 million he received in 2017, which included a $12 million cash bonus and other one-time awards...

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    10. Former HP Boss Describes 'Poisonous' Management Rift Over $11 Billion Autonomy Deal

      Former HP Boss Describes 'Poisonous' Management Rift Over $11 Billion Autonomy Deal

      HP’s $11bn (£8.4bn) acquisition of Autonomy triggered a “poisonous” boardroom feud as competing factions jostled for influence at the top of the US technology giant, the High Court heard on Tuesday. HP wrote down the majority of the value of Autonomy in 2012, less than a year after it had acquired the UK software company in a disastrous deal...

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    11. AbbVie Investors Agitate for Chair-CEO Split, Flagging Bonus Pay and Humira Hikes

      AbbVie Investors Agitate for Chair-CEO Split, Flagging Bonus Pay and Humira Hikes

      The call by investors comes on the heels of CEO Richard Gonzalez's grilling over his bonus pay by members of the Senate Finance Committee. (AbbVie) AbbVie investors are calling for a separation of powers in the C-suite, citing Chairman and CEO Richard Gonzalez's outsized pay package and the company's "thicket" of Humira patents...

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    12. Detour Gold Names Michael McMullen as New CEO After Paulson-Led Proxy Battle

      Detour Gold Names Michael McMullen as New CEO After Paulson-Led Proxy Battle

      The company says McMullen will come on as chief executive and director on May 1, pending his authorization to work in Canada Detour Gold Corp. has named a new CEO after an activist investor helped push for a leadership shake-up last year. The company says Michael McMullen will come on as chief executive and director on May 1, pending his authorization to work in Canada...

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