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Icahn: Family Dollar poison pill puts damper on prospects for 'friendly dialogue'
June 9, 2014 / 6:41 PM / 3 years ago

Icahn: Family Dollar poison pill puts damper on prospects for 'friendly dialogue'

June 9 (Reuters) - Billionaire shareholder activist Carl Icahn told Reuters on Monday that the Family Dollar Stores Inc poison pill is a ‘quintessential example’ of attorneys ‘simply earning fees.’

Icahn added that the poison pill ‘puts a damper’ on prospects for a ‘friendly dialogue’ with Family Dollar executives.

Reporting By Jennifer Ablan; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama

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