On February 26, 2011, Berkshire Hathaway issued Chairman Warren Buffett's
much-anticipated annual letter to the company's shareholders ( here ). Although
aficionados of Buffett's letters will not be disappointed, this year's letter
is largely focused on Berkshire's performance...
Kirby v. Sokol, et al., Del. Ch. No. 6392, is the caption of a lawsuit filed earlier this week in the Delaware Court of Chancery which arises out of the recent resignation of the heir apparent to the Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett, based on widely-reported allegations in the mainstream press and elsewhere...
Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett was not
exaggerating when he stated at the opening of the company's March 30, 2011 press
release ( here )
that the release "will be unusual." Not only did Buffett disclose the
resignation of David Sokol
as Chairman and CEO of several subsidiaries...
Warren Buffet announced the sudden resignation of his
heir apparent, David Sokol, on March 30, 2011. Berkshire Hathaway shareholders,
fundamental style value investors, law
professors , and the business media have been talking about it ever since.
doesn't want us to question...
Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett was not exaggerating when he stated at the opening of the company's March 30, 2011 press release ( here ) that the release "will be unusual." Not only did Buffett disclose the resignation of David Sokol as Chairman and CEO of several subsidiaries...
We have previously
written about the importance of getting your investigation right before
publicly announcing the results. In other words, do not allow your CEO,
as Renault did, to go on national television and decree that three (former)
executives had foreign bank accounts filled with money from the...
In the post on Tuesday we wrote and discussed several
points about Warren Buffet, Berkshire Hathaway and David Sokol. One of the
issues was disclosure to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of any
possible securities violations. Another issue was the support provided by
Warren Buffet at...
What Warren Buffett has accomplished at the head of Berkshire Hathaway is nothing short of astonishing. Not only has he built a massive company, but he has done it while maintaining an unparalleled reputation for business integrity. The man is an American business icon. He is also mortal. Buffett is...