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Jan 16, 2014, 16:12 ET

Yahoo's Excessive Severance, According to Executive Compensation Expert Bruce R. Ellig

"It appears that Yahoo's Chief Operating Officer Henrique de Castro has received a severance package in excess of $29 million. If true, it ranks as...

Jan 06, 2014, 10:00 ET

Determining Executive Pay: Boards Need to Assess CEOs' Behavior, Not Only Their Performance

"Everyone expects boards to assess the performance of CEOs when determining their pay, but they must also assess the manner in which the CEO...

Dec 19, 2013, 10:00 ET

"There's No Room for Gold in Executive Stockings This Christmas - Maybe Some Coal Though," Says Executive Compensation Expert Bruce Ellig

"Golden perks have no place in a company whose objective is pay-for-performance," says executive compensation expert Bruce R. Ellig. "Even worse is...

Nov 19, 2013, 13:52 ET

Bruce Ellig's "The Complete Guide to Executive Compensation" New 3rd Edition to be Published in December

 "It seems to me that we've got quite a disconnect: charges of excessive executive compensation have filled the business press for years, but...

Sep 19, 2013, 15:45 ET

SEC Proposes CEO/Worker Pay Ratio Disclosure

 The SEC has just proposed a rule that will require all companies to report the ratio between the total pay of the CEO and the median pay of...

Mar 27, 2012, 11:40 ET

"Score One for Pay-for-Performance" Says Compensation Expert Bruce Ellig

"While some are stating that high CEO pay will trigger shareholder opposition in say-on-pay votes this year, there is evidence that -- at...