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eBay tells shareholders to ignore Icahn's appeals

The company wants investors to simply discard any proxy card sent to them from Carl Icahn in advance of the annual meeting in May.

By March 25, 2014

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eBay turns in strong 4Q, rebuffs Icahn's PayPal spinoff plan

E-commerce company not enamored of the activist investor's suggestion of spinning off the online payments provider.

By January 22, 2014

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Apple to shareholders: Vote against Icahn's stock proposal

Shareholders will vote in February on investor Carl Icahn's "non-binding" proposal to increase Apple's stock buyback program to $50 billion.

By December 27, 2013

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Carl Icahn ups his stakes in Apple and eBay

The activist investor now owns 27.8 million shares of eBay and more than 7.5 million shares of Apple, according to The Wall Street Journal.

By May 16, 2014

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eBay, Carl Icahn end war

The activist investor will drop his proposal to split off PayPal, while eBay will appoint one of Icahn's nominees to its board.

By April 10, 2014

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PayPal spinoff from eBay is 'natural,' co-founder says

PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel says it makes sense for eBay to split from the online payments service. Now, PayPal will need to focus on making its product more competitive in a mobile world.

By September 30, 2014

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Icahn pushes eBay to sell 20% of Paypal via IPO

In yet another open letter to eBay shareholders, the activist investor outlines a scheme in which the online marketplace sells off part of PayPal.

By March 19, 2014

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LinkedIn co-founder Hoffman sides with eBay in Icahn battle

Reid Hoffman claims that Carl Icahn's idea of spinning out PayPal from eBay is short-term thinking that treats the payment platform as a "cash cow that's ready to be slaughtered."

By March 5, 2014

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eBay, Carl Icahn butt heads over Skype sale

In the latest episode of this online saga, Icahn demands an inspection of eBay's records on the Skype deal, while eBay again refutes Icahn's accusations.

By March 3, 2014

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eBay founder lashes out at Carl Icahn

The war of words between eBay and Icahn escalates as founder Pierre Omidyar jumps into the fray.

By February 27, 2014