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Will New Comp Rules Spread Past Bailed-out Firms?
Executive-pay experts think it's likely the new president and Congress will try it. And that's just the start of their complaints. October 15, 2008
Comp Rx: Kill Employment Contracts?
Amid the tussle over what to do about executive compensation, a radical solution is floated. October 1, 2008
Stevens Will Be Excused From Trial to Vote
Charged with filing false financial statements, the Alaska Senator will be let out of court if the Senate votes today. September 23, 2008
Amid the Din over Exec Pay, Companies Hold the Line
More are making the disclosures the SEC mandated last year, but few are significantly altering their compensation policies. August 20, 2008
Putting Standard-Setters to the Test
An SEC advisory committee will recommend that FASB's performance be measured. July 11, 2008
Talking to the Board: Risk & Reward
A CFO's interactions with a company's directors can be a career maker or breaker. July 8, 2008
Out with the Old Board, in with the New?
Hostile M&A strategy of replacing directors takes the spotlight as InBev wants to replace Anheuser's August Busch IV with "uncle" Adolphus IV; Microsoft sides with Icahn's Yahoo board bid. July 7, 2008
Getting on Boards: Worth the Effort?
Yes, there are all kinds of professional benefits. But do you have the time to reap them? June 5, 2008
Clawbacks Claw Their Way into Corporate Strategy
More companies are adopting provisions to recoup cash from executives involved in malfeasance. June 4, 2008
Say What? The Battle over Executive Comp
Big investors and compensation consultants, both with much to gain and lose, dig in and defend their ground over "Say on Pay." June 4, 2008