Battle for Yahoo Heats Up

Schachter, Ken
April 2008
Red Herring;4/10/2008, p1
Trade Publication
This section offers updates on the bid of Microsoft to acquire Yahoo in 2009. Shares in Yahoo climbed as action surrounding Microsoft's takeover bid reached higher. News Corp. is close to joining Microsoft's unsolicited buyout offer. Brad Smith, Microsoft's general counsel, said any definitive agreement between Yahoo and Google would consolidate over 90 percent of the search advertising market in Google's hands.


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