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Reports: Barnes & Noble To Settle With Investor Burkle
Posted on 12 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) Barnes & Noble will settle a lawsuit filed by investor Ron Burkle so it can avoid a costly proxy fight and concentrate on selling off the company, according to news reports. The book seller will add two independent directors to its... Read More

Microsoft Aims At Android With E-Reader Lawsuit
Posted on 23 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SEATTLE - (AP) Microsoft Corp. broadened its attack on Google Inc.'s Android software, filing patent infringement lawsuits Monday against Barnes & Noble Inc. and two manufacturers over the Android-based Nook e-reader. In the complaint filed in... Read More

Burkle's Yucaipa Cos. Files Complaint Against Barnes & Noble
Posted on 6 May 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK – (AP) Los Angeles billionaire Ron Burkle's Yucaipa Cos. has filed a complaint against Barnes & Noble Inc., saying the bookseller's shareholder rights plan is unfair and directors have breached fiduciary duties. Burkle and his... Read More