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World’s top wealth fund opposes Musk’s double roles at Tesla

Norway’s $1 trillion wealth fund said on Wednesday it had backed an initiative to wrest the role of chairman away from Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk. 245 more words

James Murdoch Could Lose His Tesla Board Seat Next Week

Disney’s proposed acquisition of Fox, and Comcast’s counter-bid, isn’t the only corporate drama on James Murdoch’s mind these days. The 21st Century Fox CEO also has to worry about his seat on the board of electric car maker Tesla, with multiple proxy adviser groups pushing against his re-election. 359 more words


James Murdoch on 'Roseanne' Cancellation: 'You Have to Make the Right Call'

Media companies have to make hard choices to disassociate themselves from even the most lucrative content like ABC’s “Roseanne” when they become tainted by offensive sentiments, 21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch said Tuesday in an interview on stage at the Code Conference in Palos Verdes, Calif. 612 more words


James Murdoch On 'Roseanne' Cancellation: It's Not About Ratings, "It's About What’s The Right Thing To Do"

21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch carefully weighed in on Roseanne Barr’s racist twitter remark that prompted Disney to cancel her popular ABC show Roseanne. 346 more words

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Fox Reveals Leadership Team For "New Fox"; Lachlan Murdoch To Run The Show

Lachlan Murdoch will serve as chairman and chief executive of the “New Fox,” to be formed after the proposed sale of most of 21st Century Fox’s film and TV assets to Disney, with Rupert Murdoch serving as co-chairman of new company alongside his son. 289 more words

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Murdochs Acknowledge Comcast Bid For 21st Century Fox Assets, Decline To Address "Market Speculation"

Lachlan Murdoch opened 21st Century Fox’s call with investors after its quarterly earnings report by addressing recent press reports of “the potential of a further offer for our business.” 429 more words

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Tesla Urged to ‘Raise Its Game’

Investor criticizes board members’ Musk ties, track records

An activist firm representing Tesla Inc. shareholders has excoriated the electric-car maker, claiming that it’s veered off the path to profit and urging a major overhaul of the Elon Musk-led board. 878 more words