TITLE

Ruling by SEC threatens parachute plans

PUB. DATE
July 1990
SOURCE
Corporate Board;Jul/Aug90, Vol. 11 Issue 63, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a ruling by the US Securities and Exchange Commission forcing Transamerica Corp. to hold a shareholder vote on its golden parachute plan. Argument presented by Transamerica against the ruling; Provisions of the ruling.
ACCESSION #
9709292030

 

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