/// Mayer Lures Google Deals Lawyer to Yahoo
According to several sources, Yahoo has hired Google senior corporate counsel James Loftus to work on deals for the Silicon Valley Internet giant. Loftus has been at the search giant since 2009 as an M&A attorney, including the working on the acquisition of Zagat, an acquisition that was spearheaded by former Google exec Marissa Mayer, who is now Yahoo CEO. Loftus will report Jackie Reses, who runs HR, as well as corporate and business development.
Mayer Lures Google Deals Lawyer to Yahoo