Patricof: Icahn's in Chains

Schachter, Ken
July 2008
Red Herring;7/29/2008, p2
Trade Publication
The article presents the statement issued by Apax Partners founder Alan Patricof on activist investor Carl Icahn who has entered the inner sanctum of Yahoo. Patricof said Icahn will be restricted by Sarbanes Oxley on how he behaves and he will be appointed to the audit committee and have the further burden of being a steward of the Internet company's finances. Icahn entered as an advocate for a deal with Microsoft, a critic of Yahoo management and eventually as a challenger to Yahoo's incumbent board.


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