Michael J. Callahan

Michael J. Callahan

Michael J. Callahan is the general counsel, executive vice president and corporate secretary at Yahoo!. He joined Yahoo! in December 1999 as corporate and securities lawyer, and has been serving as Yahoo!'s top lawyer since 2003. In this capacity, he had played a role on a number of strategic and corporate governance issues, such as the hostile takeover battle with Microsoft, has been a key adviser to Yahoo!'s CEOs over the years, and more recently was involved in the patent settlement negotiations with Facebook. Wikipedia*

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Michael J. Callahan has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2006 Joint Committee as a Senior V.P. & General Counsel for the Yahoo!. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2008 with an average of 8,919 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2007 - Present Executive V.P. & Gen. Counsel, Yahoo! Videos: 2 c. January 1, 2003 - Present Senior V.P. & General Counsel, Yahoo! Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Competition on the Internet

    Competition on the Internet

    The House Judiciary Committee Antitrust and Competition Policy Task Force held a hearing on competition on the Internet in…

  • Internet Privacy in China

    Internet Privacy in China

    Yahoo officials testified about their company’s role in the transfer of private information and disclosure of identity to Chinese…

  • Internet in China

    Internet in China

    Government officials, Internet company executives, and human rights advocates testified on the topic, “The Internet in China: A…

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