Microsoft to Go Hostile--Report

Schachter, Ken
February 2008
Red Herring;2/19/2008, p4
Trade Publication
The article discusses the rejection made by Yahoo Inc. to Microsoft Corp.'s $44.6 billion offer in 2009. Yahoo Inc. Chief Executive Jerry Yang sent wrote to its shareholders making a case for continued independence, or at resistance to the initial bid. Microsoft stated that it has the right to pursue all necessary actions to reach out to Yahoo Inc. shareholders to present its unsolicited $31 per share offer.


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