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  1. Michael Wolff on Viacom: How the Philippe Dauman-Shari Redstone War Will Go Down

    6:55 am 2/10/2016

    Sumner's daughter wants the newly appointed executive chairman out (and a possible sale of the company), but she'll need to tread carefully as the board, the trust and Dad's ex-girlfriend could get in the way of her plans.Read more

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  2. Viacom Shares Collapse 21 Percent on Weak Ad Sales, CEO Defends Leadership

    1:52 am 2/9/2016

    The entertainment conglomerate's stock hits a 52-week low as it acknowledges a "challenging" year, but chairman and CEO Philippe Dauman pledges to "protect and build value"Read more

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  3. Wall Street Reacts Negatively to Philippe Dauman Being Named Chairman of Viacom

    9:08 am 2/4/2016

    In midday trading, Viacom stock was flat, and investors were wondering why the company didn't choose an independent chairman with less baggage.Read more

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  4. Shari Redstone Will "Advocate" for Viacom Shareholders, Rep Says

    8:34 am 2/4/2016

    Sumner Redstone's daughter will remain vice chair of the company.Read more

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  5. Shari Redstone: Father’s "Health Flourished" After Manuela Herzer Was Forced Out

    12:32 am 2/4/2016

    In a declaration, she says Sumner Redstone also wants her to be consulted on health care-related decisions and says "my family was effectively prevented from having meaningful access to my father."Read more

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  6. Sumner Redstone Resignation Causes Spike in Viacom and CBS Stock

    4:47 pm 2/3/2016

    Analysts presumed that big changes were also in store at Viacom, the company behind Paramount Pictures, MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon.Read more

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  7. Viacom Names CEO Philippe Dauman Executive Chairman

    10:39 am 2/3/2016

    Shari Redstone declined the role of non-executive chair and will remain vice chair, with father Sumner Redstone becoming chairman emeritus.Read more

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  8. Viacom CEO Dauman's $54M Payday? Meet the Five Board Members Who Signed Off on It

    5:00 am 2/3/2016

    In 2015, a proxy advisory firm issued a rare recommendation against re-election of the quintet of committee members because of the disconnect between pay and performance.Read more

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  9. Nickelodeon Lost Lagoon Opens in Malaysia as Brand's First Themed Attraction in Asia

    4:55 am 2/2/2016

    Entertainment conglomerates have focused on deals for theme parks and similar venues in foreign markets with growing middle classes.Read more

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  10. MTV International Launches 'Super Shore,' First Pan-Regional Co-Production

    6:56 am 2/1/2016

    The newest installment of the 'Shore' franchise launches Tuesday in Spain, France and Latin America.Read more

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