TITLE

Employment Contract: Get It In Writing!

AUTHOR(S)
Harris, Steve; McMillan, Alisa
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Financial Executive;Dec2001, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses employment contracts for chief financial officers (CFOs). In an era of industry consolidation and market volatility, CFOs should protect their interests by getting their terms of employment and severance in writing. An employment contract should address several areas including duration of employment and terms for renewal, a job description, compensation arrangements including salary and bonuses, benefits, signing bonuses, severance pay, restrictive covenants, and payment of legal fees in the event of a dispute over the contract.
ACCESSION #
11927785

 

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