Malone Enters Time Warner Fray

Farrell, Mike
February 2006
Multichannel News;2/27/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p6
Reports on the conversion by cable legend John Malone of his nonvoting stock in Time Warner Inc. into a voting stock in February 2006 in order to have a say in an issue involving Time Warner and corporate raider Carl Icahn. Settlement by Time Warner and Icahn of their differences; Acquisition by Liberty Media Corp. of a nonvoting stock in 1997.


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