A changing landscape for CIC protections

Silverman, Carol; Donoghue, Moira
January 2005
Directors & Boards;2005 First Quarter, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p43
Trade Publication
Discusses the changing landscape in the protection of change-in-control (CIC) compensation in the United States. Implications of shareholder proposals seeking caps on executive CIC benefits; U.S. Internal Revenue Service's updating of its golden parachute excise tax regulations; Need for directors of corporations to ensure that CIC program aligns with business objectives; Need to understand what transactions trigger benefits.


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