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    1. Jana Partners on Apple iPhone Addiction Problem: Easy Fix for Apple

      Jana Partners on Apple iPhone Addiction Problem: Easy Fix for Apple

      Jana Partners believes Apple could easily fix what the firm sees as a growing problem of young people getting addicted to the tech giant's iPhones. In an interview Tuesday with CNBC's " Fast Money Halftime Report, "Jana's Barry Rosenstein and Charles Penner explained why Jana — a leading activist shareholder — and the California State Teachers' Retirement System, or CalSTRS — one of the nation's largest public pension plans — are putting pressure on Apple to address this issue...

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    2. Eastern Bank Board of Directors Elects Deborah Jackson as Lead Director

      Eastern Bank Board of Directors Elects Deborah Jackson as Lead Director

      BOSTON, Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Eastern Bank, America's oldest and largest mutual bank, today announced Deborah Jackson will lead its Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2018. Jackson is the first woman and 2 nd person of color to serve as Eastern's Lead Director in its 200-year history. She joined Eastern's Board of Directors in 2000 and most recently served as Chair of the Nominating and Governance Committee...

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    3. SSR Mining Appoints New Board Directors

      SSR Mining Appoints New Board Directors

      VANCOUVER, Dec. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - SSR Mining Inc. (NASDAQ: SSRM) (TSX: SSRM) ("SSR Mining") announces the appointment of Ms. Elizabeth A. Wademan and Mr. Simon A. Fish, to its Board of Directors ("Board"). The Board approved the appointments to strengthen its expertise in the areas of the international capital markets, legal and corporate governance. The appointments are effective January 1, 2018...

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    4. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. Executive Joins Whirlpool Corporation Board of Directors

      Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. Executive Joins Whirlpool Corporation Board of Directors

      BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Today the Whirlpool Corporation board of directors appointed James M. Loree, president and chief executive officer, Stanley Black & Decker, Inc., to the board, effective immediately. Loree will serve on the Audit Committee and the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee. "Jim is a proven, respected leader in the consumer products industry, and we are excited to welcome him to the Whirlpool board of directors," said Whirlpool Corporation Chairman Jeff M. Fettig...

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    5. John D. Young appointed to board of Johnson Controls

      CORK, Ireland, The board of directors of Johnson Controls International plc, (NYSE: JCI), today announced that John D. Young has been appointed to serve as a director. Young is currently group president of Pfizer Essential Health. Effective Jan. 1, 2018, he will become group president of Pfizer Innovative Health, which comprises six business groups focused on improving health through innovative products covering every stage of life.

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    6. Activist Investor Jana Takes $134 Million Jack in the Box Stake

      Activist Investor Jana Takes $134 Million Jack in the Box Stake

      Jack in the Box stock popped over 3 percent after a filing from Jana Partners on Tuesday revealed the firm bought 1.3 million shares in the quick-service restaurant chain. Jana's stake in Jack in the Box was worth $134 million as of the end of September, according to the SEC filing. The firm is an activist hedge fund that earlier this year took a big stake in Whole Foods and pushed it to consider a sale...

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