EBay, Andreessen Dispute Icahn Accusations on Skype Deal EBay Inc. Director Marc Andreessen struck back at activist investor Carl Icahn, who has accused the venture capitalist of conflicts of interest for his role in the company’s sale of videoconferencing service Skype. Andreessen said he recused himself from ... 03/3/2014 - 7:46 am | View Link
How eBay Fared in Latest Skype Deal The conventional thinking goes that Meg Whitman, eBay’s former chief executive, blundered by buying Skype six years ago for $2.5 billion. Her idea that Skype, the Internet calling service, would encourage eBay’s users to talk to one another rather than ... 05/9/2011 - 5:32 pm | View Link
eBay Reaches Deal With Skype Founders, Your Gabbing Is Safe Skype users can breathe easier, now that one of technology's greatest business blunders has been fixed. The outside chance of a Skype shutdown has gone away, messy lawsuits have been resolved, and Skype's founders are back helping run the company. 11/5/2009 - 8:22 pm | View Link
DONE DEAL: eBay Settles Skype Lawsuit, Founders Return After a saga that simply defied explanation, the eBay/Skype lawsuit has finally been settled. The founders of Skype have returned to their creation. A recap of the story: eBay bought Skype for $2.6 billion back in 2005. Skype's founders, Niklas Zennstrom ... 11/5/2009 - 8:15 pm | View Link
eBay Scores In Skype Deal eBay's boss managed to get Skype off the company's hands in a deal that looks good for eBay in both the short- and long-term. Specifically, eBay's Skype deal: Either way, good news for investors, who have sent eBay's shares up 1.6% today, while the NASDAQ ... 08/31/2009 - 11:45 pm | View Link
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The announcement of the transaction late Sunday comes after a yearlong quest to generate shareholder value, Chemtura Chairman and CEO Craig Rogerson said in a written statement.
Lanxess Chairman and CEO Matthias Zachert said that the acquisition diversifies its business by adding Chemtura's urethane, organometallics and additives units.
The head of Iran's atomic energy agency warned Monday that his country's landmark nuclear deal with five world powers could be jeopardized by alleged foot-dragging on a pledge of sanctions relief in exchange for Tehran's commitment to curb key atomic activities.
Ali Akbar Salehi said that "comprehensive and expeditious removal of all sanctions" outlined in the agreement "have yet to be met," even though his country is honoring all its obligations under the pact.
Salehi did not blame particular countries in comments to the International Atomic Energy Agency's general conference.
Gas prices in Ohio continue to fall, while the average price in the state also remains below the national average.
The average price for a gallon of regular gas in Ohio was $2.08 in Monday's survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc.
Chemtura's stock is up more than 17 percent in premarket trading after the specialty chemicals company agreed to a $2.5 billion acquisition offer from Germany's Lanxess.
Chemtura shareholders will receive $33.50 per share in cash for each share they own.