TripAdvisor LLC listed on Nasdaq Wednesday, Dec. 21, after being spun off from Expedia Inc. TripAdvisor CEO Stephen Kaufer discusses the company's acquisition strategy, which has recently been in the mobile, social and vacation rental spaces. "They've all turned out to be very good for us," Kaufer says of the purchases. "It's a fair bet to say that, at some level, they will continue in the future." - Katie Roof
Former Commodity Futures Trading Commission Commissioner Bart Chilton brings his saucy eloquence to DLA Piper as a senior adviser in Washington. For other updates launch today's Movers & shakers slideshow.
The activist investor and the famed auction house are headed for a courtroom showdown. Loeb wants three board seats and the ability to fire Sotheby's CEO William Ruprecht. The company responded with a $300 million dividend for shareholders and a poison pill aimed squarely at Loeb. More video