The Mouse in The 21st Century

O'Connor, Colleen Marie
August 2005
Investment Dealers' Digest;8/22/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 33, p15
Trade Publication
This article focuses on the issues raised by the decision of the Delaware Court of Chancery that former Walt Disney Co. president Michael Ovitz could walk away with his $140 million compensation package for 14 months' work. Some say this could potentially be used as a tool for securities litigation going forward. The decision does not detail what the court considers 21st century notions of best practices, but it has stirred up some debate in the legal community.


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