On July 10, 2017, CEOWorld magazine published an article I wrote on “Restricted Stock And Other Equity Options For Your Executive Compensation Package” This article was designed for CEOs, C-suite executives and other senior executives who are negotiating stock, options, RSUs or other equity as part of their compensation package.
The article first discusses the key ways to assure value in your executive equity compensation package –
The article then goes on to discuss the merits of Stock Options both, non-qualified and incentive stock options, Restricted Stock and Restricted Stock Units (RSUs).
The article indicates that in the high growth and turnaround situations, the much better choice is to get all or a significant part of your equity structured as Restricted Stock, which offers these. significant advantages:
My article also discusses how RSUs structure is quite desirable in companies where high growth is not expected and the executive wants to be assured of equity that will have value. For more information on RSUs, see my February 2017 CEOWorld article focused entirely on RSUs – LINK: http://www.executiveemploymentattorney.com/articles-section/the-advantage-of-rsus-in-your-ceo-compensation-package/
My article on “Restricted Stock And Other Equity Options For Your Executive Compensation Package” was published July 10, 2017 by CEOWorld magazine.
To see my full article, go to http://www.executiveemploymentattorney.com/restricted-stock-and-other-equity-options-for-your-executive-compensation-package/
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It is my hope that this article will be helpful to senior executives who are negotiating equity terms as part of their compensation package going into a new position or in connection with a raise, promotion or change of control. If you or any colleague of yours has a need in this area, please do reach out to me, your executive employment lawyer, at email@example.com.