In the Courts: Are Stock Plan Provisions Too General?
A recent case in the Canadian courts raises some questions about whether stock plan provisions need to be more specific.
Before I jump in to the nuances of this case, I want to share...Read More
Underwater Stock Options: Is a Stock Price Forfeiture Provision the Answer?
Stock options have long been a part of the equity mix. While the slice of the stock grant pie that represents stock options has scaled back in recent years, giving way to the rise of awards and ...Read More
Proposed Section 162(m) Regs: Clawbacks
As I blogged last week, the IRS has Read More
ISS Targets Evergreen Provisions
ISS is concerned about a recent decline in the number of companies submitting stock plans for shareholder approval. As a result, they’ve modified the Equity Plan Scorecard to make evergree...Read More
Extend Your Share Reserve with Inducement Grants
Since the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act made all forms of equity compensation subject to Section 162(m), I’ve Read More