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Activism

Greenmail Under Microscope in Ohio

By Ronald Orol
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Published: September 1st, 2021
A pension fund’s complaint targeting two activist investors who settled with discount retailer Big Lots last year could have far-reaching implications for insurgent fund campaigns at companies in the state and beyond.
Activism

Okapi Hires Bruce Kistler From ISS

By Ronald Orol
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Published: August 25th, 2021
The proxy solicitor installed the new hire in its corporate governance team, The Deal has learned.
Activism

Activist Investing Today: Minow Contrasts Gordon Gekko, Engine No. 1

By Ronald Orol
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Published: June 11th, 2021
The former activist investor and ex-president of Institutional Shareholder Services explains why insurgent fund managers no longer must resemble the corporate raider-type character portrayed in 'Wall Street' when considering director contests.