Nelson Peltz

Said daughter, Nicola, leaned heavily on her experience of having a father to play Mark Wahlberg’s daughter in the upcoming Transformers: Age of Extinction, which feels like the 15th or 16th installment in the franchise but is actually only the fourth. In said film, according to the imperishable TransformersWiki, Wahlberg plays “widowed father and struggling inventor” Cade Yeager who “disapproves” of Nicola’s Tessa Yeager dating boys. Read more »

Martin Lipton isn’t exactly inviting Nelson Peltz and Barry Rosenstein to dinner. But he’ll take them over Carl Icahn, Dan Loeb or Bill Ackman, opponents of clients who he dislikes as much as the former two do the latter, and vice versa. Read more »

  • 30 Apr 2008 at 11:00 AM

Wendy’s Bloodbath

No surprise that, having won Wendy’s, Nelson plans to let the blades fly in today’s 13D/A filing. Still… ouch.

Agreement and Plan of Merger
On April 23, 2008, Triarc, Wendy’s International, Inc. (“Wendy’s”) and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Triarc (“Merger Sub”), entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger (the “Merger Agreement”). The Merger Agreement provides that, upon the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in the Merger Agreement, Merger Sub will be merged with and into Wendy’s, with Wendy’s as the surviving corporation (the “Merger”) and as a result of the Merger, Wendy’s will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Triarc. Pursuant to the Merger Agreement, each outstanding share of common stock of Wendy’s will be converted into 4.25 shares of fully paid and non-assessable shares of Class A Common Stock (the “Merger Consideration”).

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