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Company Could Pay for CFO’s Misguided Tweets
Francesca’s Collections says it didn’t know its now-fired finance chief had tipped off investors to an upcoming positive earnings report. The SEC may come calling anyway.
JOBS Act Lightens Exec Comp Disclosure Burden
Well, for emerging growth companies, at least. The new law also exempts such firms — which are planning an IPO and have less than $1 billion in revenue — from holding a “say-on-pay” vote.
Hart-Scott-Rodino Act: Not Just about M&A Activity
Equity grants could trigger financial penalties for executives and directors.
ISS Toughens Up View of Executive Comp
CFOs may need to play a larger role in CD&spamp;A disclosure for the 2012 proxy season.
How to Avoid Tax Penalties on Deferred Comp
Put a review of administrative practices relating to deferred compensation on your year-end to-do list.
401(k)s: Watch Out For Speed Bumps
401(k) plans at growing companies have some particular pitfalls for CFOs to consider.