Content about Leonard Riggio

April 17, 2014

Leonard Riggio, chairman of Barnes & Noble Inc., has sold 3.7 million shares of Barnes & Noble common stock.

December 11, 2013

Leonard Riggio, chairman of Barnes & Noble, has reportedly sold 2 million shares of company stock.

December 11, 2013

Leonard Riggio, chairman of Barnes & Noble, has reportedly sold 2 million shares of company stock.

February 25, 2013

Leonard Riggio, founder and chairman of Barnes & Noble, has told the company’s board that he wants to make an offer for its retail business.

February 25, 2013

Leonard Riggio, founder and chairman of Barnes & Noble, has told the company’s board that he wants to make an offer for its retail business.

June 13, 2012

Barnes & Noble Inc. founder and chairman Leonard Riggio agreed on Wednesday to forgo $29 million from a sale of one of his companies to the book retailer in order to settle a shareholder lawsuit, according to court documents, Reuters reported.

June 13, 2012

Barnes & Noble Inc. founder and chairman Leonard Riggio agreed on Wednesday to forgo $29 million from a sale of one of his companies to the book retailer in order to settle a shareholder lawsuit, according to court documents, Reuters reported.

May 20, 2011

Liberty Media Corp. has offered to buy Barnes & Noble in a deal valued at about $1 billion, which represents a 20% premium over the bookseller’s market value Thursday.

December 6, 2010

Activist investor Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management raised its stake in Borders Group from 31.5% to 37.3% ...

November 17, 2010

Barnes & Noble's shareholders on Wednesday ratified a shareholder rights plan that prevents an outside investor from acquiring 20% or more of the company's shares without board approval.

November 17, 2010

Barnes & Noble's shareholders on Wednesday ratified a shareholder rights plan that prevents an outside investor from acquiring 20% or more of the company's shares without board approval.

October 19, 2010

Leonard Riggio, the chairman of bookseller Barnes & Noble, said he won't form a group...

October 19, 2010

Leonard Riggio, the chairman of bookseller Barnes & Noble, said he won't form a group...

September 27, 2010

Dissident stockholder Ron Burkle and his Yucaipa Cos. were defeated by owner Leonard Riggio and...

September 27, 2010

Dissident stockholder Ron Burkle and his Yucaipa Cos. were defeated by owner Leonard Riggio and...

September 20, 2010

Barnes & Noble announced that Len Riggio, the company’s founder and chairman sent a letter...

September 19, 2010

Proxy-advisory firm Institutional Shareholders Services (ISS) said it has recommended that Barnes & Noble shareholders...

August 18, 2010

Barnes & Noble said Thursday it will nominate two new directors for election at its...

August 17, 2010

Barnes & Noble chairman Leonard Riggio has exercised options to acquire 990,740 shares in the...

August 17, 2010

Barnes & Noble chairman Leonard Riggio has exercised options to acquire 990,740 shares in the...

August 3, 2010

Barnes & Noble said it is exploring strategic alternatives, including putting itself up for sale....

July 11, 2010

The chairman of Barnes & Noble Inc., Leonard Riggio, testified Friday that the poison pill...

July 11, 2010

The chairman of Barnes & Noble Inc., Leonard Riggio, testified Friday that the poison pill...

March 17, 2010

In an unexpected move, Barnes & Noble promoted the head of its e-commerce division to...

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