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    1. Facebook Users And Shareholders File Four Lawsuits Over Data Harvesting

      Facebook Users And Shareholders File Four Lawsuits Over Data Harvesting

      The lawsuit asks for financial restitution to the company as well as a court order requiring Facebook to improve its corporate governance and internal procedures. The data disclosure allegedly came about when a researcher invited Facebook users to sign up for a psychological survey in 2014, was able ...

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    2. Bonuses, Pay Deals Send College Executives’ Salaries Soaring

      Bonuses, Pay Deals Send College Executives’ Salaries Soaring

      Bonuses, pay deals send college executives’ salaries soaring 1 / 3 Back to Gallery The highest-paid college president in the nation quadrupled his pay in a single year to $4 million thanks to a hiring deal, according to a new survey of executive compensation at private universities. Nathan Hatch, president of Wake Forest University in North Carolina, earned slightly more than $1 million in 2014...

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    3. Verizon-Yahoo Deal Closes, Marissa Mayer Resigns

      Verizon-Yahoo Deal Closes, Marissa Mayer Resigns

      It’s official: Verizon finally buys Yahoo CEOs had tried and failed to fix Yahoo before Mayer, a first-time chief executive who formerly ran Google Maps and its local advertising business. “She will get a pass, because Yahoo has been such a difficult organization to grow,” said Jennifer Chatman, a UC Berkeley Haas School of Business professor...

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    4. 10 Highest-Paid Female CEOs

      10 Highest-Paid Female CEOs

      Female CEOs are outpacing their male colleagues in pay, although they remain vastly outnumbered in the top echelons of American companies. Last year, the median pay for women CEOs rose to $15.9 million, a 21 percent gain from a year earlier, according to a study by executive compensation data firm Equilar and the Associated Press. That compared with median pay for male CEOs of $10.4 million, which was down 0.8 percent from 2013...

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    5. Board rooms still mostly filled with men

      Board rooms still mostly filled with men "There still is resistance in the heads of some people who like it the way it is," said Barbara Hackman Franklin, a director at Aetna who also led the first White House effort to recruit women for high-level jobs as a staff assistant in 1971 to President Richard Nixon. Looking to friendsBoard members tend to consider their friends, who are often male ...

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