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Is Google a Family Business?

by John L. Ward

You likely noted the news that Google is doing a stock split – doubling its shares, but without the new shares having a vote. The rationale: The two partner founders argue that they can be more long-term. Together they control and assuredly will secure 58% of the votes.

The move reminds us of the article we wrote about Google when it first went public in 2004.  Read the article.  Click Here