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Dish bashes Sprint's 'transparent' attempt to block Clearwire deal

The satellite television provider says the lawsuit is an aim to divert attention from Sprint's failure to offer a fair deal to Clearwire shareholders.

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Dish needs spectrum to fuel wireless broadband biz

Dish Network has ambitions to become a challenger in the home broadband market, but it needs valuable spectrum from Clearwire, Sprint, and LightSquared.

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Sprint sues Dish, Clearwire to prevent $6B takeover bid

The wireless carrier's lawsuit claims the deal violates shareholder rights and Delaware laws.

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Clearwire's board backs Dish takeover proposal over Sprint

Wireless broadband provider's board recommends shareholders accept Dish's bid, which is $1 a share greater than a rival bid by majority owner Sprint Nextel.

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Sprint: Dish's offer to buy Clearwire violates state law

Dish's proposal to acquire Clearwire is not "actionable" as certain aspects of it violate Delaware state law, claims Sprint.

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Top proxy firm ISS likes SoftBank's offer for Sprint

Institutional Shareholder Services -- a consultant to mutual funds and other large investors -- says the deal would give Sprint the money it needs to buy spectrum. It remains mum on Dish Network's rival, preliminary offer.

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Clearwire delays Sprint takeover vote for review of Dish offer

Wireless broadband provider postpones shareholder vote to review Dish's offer, which topped Sprint's by $1 per share.

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Dish increases offer for Clearwire to edge Sprint

Satellite TV provider offers $1 a share more than Sprint for the wireless broadband provider, a 29 percent premium over the carrier's offer.

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Clearwire disparages advisory firm that panned Sprint deal

After proxy advisory firm Glass Lewis reiterates that shareholders should vote "no" to an acquisition by Sprint, Clearwire pipes up.

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Clearwire board OKs Sprint's revised, $3.40/share bid

The board urges shareholders to vote "yes" for the bill when they meet to place their ballots on May 31.

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Sprint CEO Dan Hesse speaks Thursday at the Competitive Carriers Association trade show in New Orleans.

Sprint CEO: Clearwire offer our 'best and final' one

"You can take that to the bank," CEO Dan Hesse tells CNET on his sweetened offer for Clearwire.

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Sprint ups bid on Clearwire to $3.40 per share to outdo Dish

The carrier's offer is a dime higher than the offer from the satellite provider.

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