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Wi-LAN Inc T.WIN

Sector: Technology | Sub-Sector: Communication Equipment
Alternate Symbol(s):  WILN

Wi-Lan Inc develops, acquires, and licenses a range of intellectual property that drives products in communications and consumer electronics market, which includes wireless fidelity data over cable service, multi mode wireless, bluetooth and V-Chip.
Price: $2.64 | Change: $-0.14 | %Change: -5.04%
Volume: 952,581 | Day High/Low: 2.80/2.60 | 52 Week High/Low: 4.35/2.76
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RE:RE:Poison pills......

If Skippen thinks the price is worth more than 4 he should come out and tell us. The secrecy of this management makes them untrustworthy. I would gladly not tender my shares if I had an alternative...read more
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RE:RE:RE:Uh oh, more corporate sponsorships - Ashbury College, Ottawa

thanks -- googled it, but all I am finding is stuff from 2010 and 2011.  I am not sure I would be worried about sponsorships that were given 4 years ago.  The SP was anywhere between $6 and $9 back...read more
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RE:Poison pills......

If my memory serves correct, the poison pill Jim Skippen arranged to have passed a few years ago would allow current shareholders to purchase an additional number of shares equal to those they...read more
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RE:Poison pills......

Rug2000... An interested party making an offer would need the share price down to make the offer of+$4 more attractive and bod worthy.  But skippen, may be opposed and this would explain his ramblings...read more
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Poison pills......

Only hostile take-overs with low ball offers would invoke a shareholders right plan. The BOD's behind closed doors would have evaluated the situation, then usually inform Wi-lan shareholders to reject...read more
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RE:Re: Going private

one thing is for sure rug...whoever buys it wont want skippen. IF the poison pill was enacted...what would someone have to pay?  at these levels maybe the poison pill is less and less scary...?  i am...read more
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Re: Going private

Good evening billwhite..... Wi-lan has always been in various stages of mergers/ and buyouts over the past couple years. They have understood that to be successful in US litigation, one should then be...read more
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RE:RE:RE:RE:RE:RE:Going private

It up to us... we MUST THROW THE BUM OUT!!!  Vote WITHHOLD on Jim Skippen  rate and reply
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RE:RE:RE:RE:RE:Going private

Yup, unfortunately both of those offers were predicated on Jim Skippen and other members of his management team leaving the company.  With Jim Skippen holding 600k shares and the BOD practically none,...read more
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RE:RE:RE:RE:Going private

Yes.  It is real.  One of two private equity companies that bid during strategic review.  Indefinite offer of $4.  Wasn't enough of a premium for Board at the time.  Is now.  rate and reply
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RE:RE:RE:Going private

As much as I agree with you, there is no doubt that Skippen would prefer to take Wilan private rather than deal with shareholders. The fact that they announced no further guidance tells us that. If...read more
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RE:RE:RE:Going private

Yes... and that is why it is so important to act now and WITHHOLD on them and at the very least shake them up and show Jim Skippen the door and finallly do what the BOD has not had the ba11s to do yet...read more
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RE:Going private

NO chance they are going private! Average price for management is in the $4 to $5 area. Nice try Mike boy lol  rate and reply
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RE:RE:Going private

too much risk related to the anti patent troll laws going through the system in the US right now. private equity wont take that risk. i think we're on our own.  rate and reply
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RE:Going private

You joined SH today and are a WIN expert eh?  rate and reply
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You can be sure management will be buying shares...

...in whatever hare-brained scheme prior to an acquisition. $50 Million is a lot of capital, management can set themselves up very nicely. That's how they roll.  After the hype and hooplah has cleared...read more
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RE:RE:RE:Don't Forget to Vote!!!

And even if you recently acquired your stock and are not showing substantial losses yet..., its still in your  best interest to take the 1 to 2 minutes and go on-line and WITHHOLD on all or the very...read more
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RE:Going private

Mike1234...you base this on... Gut.... Or rug2000....planes? Please share...  rate and reply
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RE:RE:Don't Forget to Vote!!!

These idiots not only shot themselves in the foot but now they are reloading to go for the other one with the 50M spending of investors' money. Do these incompetents know what they are doing?  rate and reply
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RE:Going private

Trying to halt the slide right mike?  What motivated you to come out with that on your very first post ever?  rate and reply