Investors Face Uphill Battle Over Microsoft, Skype Deal

By Evan Weinberger (May 10, 2011, 7:24 PM EDT) -- Microsoft Corp.'s Tuesday announcement of its $8.5 billion bid for Skype Technologies SA may have raised some eyebrows among its shareholders, but attorneys say the size of the deal and the business judgment rule will likely keep even the most activist investor and creative plaintiffs lawyer on the sideline....

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