The partnership, which includes founder Jack Ma,
Executive Vice-Chairman Joseph Tsai and Chief Executive Officer
Jonathan Lu, will have the exclusive right to nominate a
majority of Alibaba's nine-member board of directors.
The updated filing gives potential investors more information
about the operations of China's biggest e-commerce firm, whose
initial prospectus, filed in May, was criticized for its lack of
The size of the U.S. IPO is widely expected to exceed Facebook
Inc's $15 billion initial share sale in 2012.
(Reporting by Paul Carsten and Matthew Miller; Editing by Greg
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