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  1. Viacom "Circus" Dates Back to "Lunacy" of CBS Separation, Analyst Says

    1:48 am 5/31/2016

    Michael Nathanson says investors are “clearly hoping” for management change and renews his call for bringing Viacom and CBS Corp. together again.Read more

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  2. Viacom Board Member: We'll Fight Attempts to Fire Us

    3:24 pm 5/30/2016

    "We feel the responsibility to challenge in court what we honestly believe would be legally flawed removals."Read more

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  3. Viacom Activist Shareholder Calls for Firing of CEO, Re-Merging With CBS

    12:23 pm 5/27/2016

    Meanwhile, a hearing in a case that pits chairman emeritus Sumner Redstone against CEO Philippe Dauman has been set for June 7.Read more

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  4. Philippe Dauman Wants to Fast-Track Lawsuit Determining Control of Viacom

    12:56 pm 5/26/2016

    A new motion states that the fate of CBS also "hangs in the balance."Read more

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  5. Viacom Stock Surges on Speculation Dauman May Be Forced Out

    12:33 pm 5/25/2016

    "The company, its employees and and its shareholders would be best served if none of these figures battling for control had any part in the future of Viacom," says one expert on boardrooms.Read more

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  6. Embattled Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman Takes His Case to the Company's Employees

    7:46 pm 5/24/2016

    Urging the company not to be distracted by his current battle with Sumner Redstone, Viacom's top executive makes his argument for how Viacom's various businesses are moving "rapidly and successfully into the future."Read more

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  7. How Philippe Dauman Is Playing His Cards in the Fight for Viacom

    4:03 pm 5/24/2016

    Dauman will look to expose that Sumner Redstone is being controlled by his daughter, who aims to control the powerful trust and then oust Dauman from the company.Read more

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  8. Sumner Redstone Announces New Trustees, National Amusements Board Members

    6:49 am 5/24/2016

    Former media executive and analyst Jill Krutick has joined both organizations.Read more

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  9. Sumner Redstone Asks Court to Approve His Removal of Philippe Dauman From Trust

    10:38 am 5/23/2016

    On Friday, Redstone removed Abrams and Viacom CEO Dauman, but the same day Dauman claimed that the 92-year-old billionaire "lacks the capacity to have taken these steps."Read more

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  10. Viacom Stock Rises Amid Battle for Trust That Will Control Company

    12:58 am 5/23/2016

    Analysts discuss how Sumner Redstone could remove Philippe Dauman as Viacom CEO and stop the planned sale of a minority stake in Paramount Pictures.Read more

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