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  1. Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman "Fighting for His Life"

    5:06 pm 1/26/2016

    Dauman — whose pay has increased to $54 million as the media giant's stock price has gone down — controls the company's board but not a trust that will take over for Sumner Redstone as shareholders, Shari Redstone and Sumner's ex put him in a fight for his executive life. Read more

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  2. Activist Shareholder Readies Another Salvo at Viacom After CEO Pay Revealed

    4:21 am 1/25/2016

    Philippe Dauman was paid $54.15 million in fiscal 2015, a compensation package that shareholder Eric Jackson of SpringOwl Asset Management calls "egregious."Read more

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  3. Viacom Sneak: CEO Philippe Dauman Actually Made $54M in 2015

    2:58 pm 1/21/2016

    The exec's pay was $17M more than previously disclosed. Meanwhile, Sumner Redstone's pay drops 85 percent after "reduced responsibilities."Read more

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  4. Activist Shareholder Criticizes Viacom With Online Slideshow

    3:37 pm 1/19/2016

    "Oh la la! C'est trop cher!" says one slide that compares CEO Philippe Dauman's salary to that of his peers.Read more

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  5. Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman's Pay Falls to About $36.9 Million

    1:57 pm 12/23/2015

    The company also discloses its compensation for executive chairman Sumner Redstone.Read more

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  6. Leslie Moonves Poised for CBS Board Chair Upon Death of Sumner Redstone

    12:31 pm 12/22/2015

    The mogul's daughter, Shari Redstone, is said to have struck a deal with the CBS chief. Read more

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  7. Viacom CEO Speaks Out About "Misinformation," "Hyperventilation" Surrounding Sumner Redstone

    12:52 pm 12/3/2015

    Philippe Dauman at the UBS Global Media and Communications Conference in New York calls for "decency" in talk about the executive chairman's health and says he talks to and meets with him regularly.Read more

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  8. Viacom Teams With TiVo for Audience Measurement

    11:04 am 11/2/2015

    The partnership has Viacom and the maker of DVRs gathering data beyond the usual metrics offered by Nielsen in order to verify not only how many people are seeing TV shows but if and where they're viewing the ads.Read more

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  9. Sumner Redstone Took a Mental Competency Test Last Month (Report)

    6:17 pm 10/6/2015

    Health concerns continue to swirl around the 92-year old Viacom executive chairman, who holds roughly 80 percent of the voting rights at his company. Read more

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  10. Viacom CEO: "There Is Never Enough Good Original Content"

    7:15 am 9/15/2015

    At an industry conference, Philippe Dauman discussed FX chief John Landgraf's suggestion that there is too much TV and the role of the BBC.Read more

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