Nader Urges Icahn To Thwart 'Ludicrous' Sirius Deal

Law360, New York (January 6, 2014, 4:34 PM EST) -- Consumer advocate Ralph Nader on Monday blasted a buyout offer from Liberty Media Corp. that values Sirius XM Holdings Inc. at about $23 billion, and called on Carl Icahn to swoop in to thwart the “ludicrous” bid and protect the satellite radio carrier's shareholders.

Nader, a Sirius shareholder, petitioned the billionaire activist to enter the fray just days after Liberty outlined plans to pay $3.68 for each of the Sirius shares it does not already own — a price well below the $4 mark where the...
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