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Recognition of the Threat to Shareholders and the Economy from Attacks by Activist Hedge Funds

By Martin Lipton Sara J. Lewis Recognition of the Threat to Shareholders and the Economy from Attacks by Activist Hedge Funds           Again in 2014, as in the two previous years, there has been an increase in the number and … Continue reading

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“Activist” hedge funds: creators of lasting wealth?

“Activist” hedge funds: creators of lasting wealth? What do the empirical studies really say? Yvan Allaire, Ph.D. (MIT), FRSC François Dauphin, MBA, CPA, CMA Executive Chair, IGOPP Project Director (Opinions expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the authors) JULY, 2014 http://www.wlrk.com/docs/IGOPP_Article_Template2014_Activism_EN_v6.pdf … Continue reading

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Important Questions About Activist Hedge Funds

The following was written by WLRK and  is re-posted here with permission. March 8, 2013 Important Questions About Activist Hedge Funds           In what can only be considered a form of extortion, activist hedge funds are preying on American corporations to … Continue reading

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