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In The Legal’s GC Compensation supplement find out how general counsel ranked in the state, read about salaries in Pennsylvania and the state of regulation.

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Pa.’s Top General Counsel Took a Collective Pay Cut in 2015
The highest paid general counsel among Pennsylvania’s public companies took a collective cut in pay in 2016, with increased compression among the top ranks when it comes to total cash compensation. Read more


The State of Regulation of Executive Compensation—How Did We Get Here?
The issue of executive compensation, and in particular how much executives are paid, is not a new issue. There have been various attempts throughout the years to regulate the amounts of executive compensation paid to CEOs and other executives. These attempts were largely reactive to down economic periods that resulted with many rank and file individuals losing their jobs whether as a result of mass layoffs or companies becoming insolvent, all the while executives of such companies seemed to continue to receive high salaries and even performance bonuses. Read more


As Pay Packets Level Off, Disney is Still a Magic Kingdom for GC Comp
Take a look at our latest list of best-paid general counsel. You’ve probably seen quite a few of these names before. There’s Gerson Zweifach from 21st Century Fox Inc., John Finley of New York-based The Blackstone Group and J. Michael Luttig of Chicago-based The Boeing Company. These GCs, who are ranked by cash compensation, which includes salary, bonuses and nonequity compensation, took home some hefty chunks of change. Read more

In The Legal’s GC Compensation supplement find out how general counsel ranked in the state, read about salaries in Pennsylvania and the state of regulation.

Click here to download the digital edition


Pa.’s Top General Counsel Took a Collective Pay Cut in 2015
The highest paid general counsel among Pennsylvania’s public companies took a collective cut in pay in 2016, with increased compression among the top ranks when it comes to total cash compensation. Read more


The State of Regulation of Executive Compensation—How Did We Get Here?
The issue of executive compensation, and in particular how much executives are paid, is not a new issue. There have been various attempts throughout the years to regulate the amounts of executive compensation paid to CEOs and other executives. These attempts were largely reactive to down economic periods that resulted with many rank and file individuals losing their jobs whether as a result of mass layoffs or companies becoming insolvent, all the while executives of such companies seemed to continue to receive high salaries and even performance bonuses. Read more


As Pay Packets Level Off, Disney is Still a Magic Kingdom for GC Comp
Take a look at our latest list of best-paid general counsel. You’ve probably seen quite a few of these names before. There’s Gerson Zweifach from 21st Century Fox Inc. , John Finley of New York-based The Blackstone Group and J. Michael Luttig of Chicago-based The Boeing Company . These GCs, who are ranked by cash compensation, which includes salary, bonuses and nonequity compensation, took home some hefty chunks of change. Read more