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Activist Client Starboard Makes Headlines After Disclosing 5.6% Stake in MeadWestvaco Corp.

June 2, 2014

The Wall Street Journal, New York Times DealBook, Reuters, Bloomberg, and other national media reported on Starboard Value’s announcement that it has acquired a 5.6% investment stake in MeadWestvaco and has sent a letter to the CEO and Board of Directors highlighting opportunities to improve the company’s operating and financial performance. Steve Wolosky, Andrew Freedman and Meagan Reda represent Starboard Value in connection with its activist investment at MeadWestvaco.