Dolans Mull Asset Sales

Farrell, Mike
September 2007
Multichannel News;9/17/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 37, p8
The article reports that the Dolan family might be willing to sell assets or shut down money-losing businesses to finance the privatization of the New York-based cable operator, Cablevision Systems. According to the author, the disclosure came in a proxy statement that set a date for stockholders to vote on the Dolans' proposal.


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