Lehman Sued Over Executive Pay
- CEO STOCK OPTION AWARDS AND THE TIMING OF LAYOFF ANNOUNCEMENTS. Chialing Hsieh; Sharma, Vaibhav // Journal of International Business & Economics;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p115
By examining the sample of firms announcing layoffs during 1997-2006, we investigate CEOs' opportunistic behavior to maximize their stock-based compensation value by controlling the timing of stock option awards surrounding layoff announcements, or by controlling the timing of layoff news...
- Stock Option 'Golden Age' May Be Over. // HR Magazine;Aug2004, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p18
States the decrease in the value of stock options given to CEO at large companies between 2001 to 2003, according to a proxy analysis of human capital consulting firm Watson Wyatt in 2004. Actions taken by companies to address the problem; Increase in the value of unexercised options.
- THEY'RE IN THE MONEY. Strahler, Steven R. // Crain's Chicago Business;5/2/2005, Vol. 28 Issue 18, p2
The article reports that stock options may be losing favor as a compensation tool for corporate executives, but on their way out of style they've been good for Chicago CHOs. An analysis of proxy statements filed by 100 of Chicago's largest companies based on revenues shows that 16 Chicago-area...
- You should be prepared for shareholder activism. Murphy, Sean K. // San Diego Business Journal;12/08/97, Vol. 18 Issue 49, p24
Discusses the rise of shareholder activism. Steps that a chief executive officer can take to lower the possibility of becoming an activist target and mitigate the effects of shareholder criticism.
- Mortgage holder pays $100,000 in back taxes on college... Prenon, Mary T. // Westchester County Business Journal;12/18/95, Vol. 34 Issue 51, p7
Reports that after mortgage holder for the former Kings College campus property paid back taxes to the town of Ossining, the town has backed away from an earlier threat to foreclose. Details outlined; Lehman Brothers, mortgage holder; $100,000 reimbursement.
- Cashing in: A snapshot of stock options. Scott, Jason // Central Penn Business Journal;5/22/2015, Vol. 31 Issue 22, p11
The article reveals equity options and stock awards amassed by public company chief executive officers (CEO)as part of their performance-based incentives and other annual compensation commitments companies make to their CEOs in 2014, based on proxy statements filed by CEOs.
- Lehman named in lawsuit. Philip, Christine // Pensions & Investments;9/20/1993, Vol. 21 Issue 19, p40
Reports on the suit filed in the British High Court by liquidators alleging that officers in Lehman Brothers International were involved in questionable stock lending deals with tycoon Robert Maxwell. Battle for pension fund assets allegedly misused by Maxwell in his Maxwell Pension Schemes;...
- Lehman to settle. Harrington, John // Crain's New York Business;12/6/93, Vol. 9 Issue 49, p42
Reports on the payment of $30 million by the Lehman Brothers Inc. to settle a class action lawsuit originating from a failed real estate partnership in 1982. Settlement terms for the reimbursement of the investors; Selling of the limited partnerships.
- Life's Too Short? Berry, Kate; Ulam, Alex // American Banker;3/17/2011, Vol. 176 Issue 42, p11
The article examines a civil complaint filed by the bankrupt investment bank Lehman Bros. against the public relations firm Bullet Communications, focusing on an estimate that lawyers' fees for both sides will likely be higher than the $206,000 claim made by Lehman Bros.