Category Archives: Clawback provisions

Executive Compensation Under the Microscope

It looks like compensation committees at J.P. Morgan Chase and Citigroup Inc. are keenly aware of the role that public perception and company performance plays in setting executive compensation, particularly in light of the financial industry’s recent poor performance (and … Continue reading

Posted in CEOs, Clawback provisions, Executive Compensation, Executive contracts | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Executive Compensation Under the Microscope

“Say on Pay” Hasn’t Hurt Exec Compensation–Yet

There’s clearly some nervousness among executives these days, given that shareholders now have a “say on pay.” But by most accounts, they don’t need to be all that nervous. “Say on pay” is a provision of Dodd-Frank that allows shareholders to cast an advisory … Continue reading

Posted in Clawback provisions, Dodd-Frank, Executive Compensation | Tagged , , | Comments Off on “Say on Pay” Hasn’t Hurt Exec Compensation–Yet