Jeff Smith is apparently a firm believer in the old saying, "if you want something done right, you have to do it yourself." After writing one of his company's famous letters to the current leadership of Yahoo and its other shareholders, Starboard Value's managing partner now finds himself - and four appointees of his choice - taking a seat at the table with the rest of the members of this troubled search giant's board of directors. If you're interested in reading more about Smith's controversial decision to bring the chief executive officer (CEO) of a "patent troll" along with him to the boardroom, as well as how this shakeup could affect incoming bids for the purchase of Yahoo, follow the link below for the full story.

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