NCAA Approves New Rules Allowing College Athletes To Make Money Off CelebrityWith state laws forcing their hands, the NCAA Board of Directors approved a massive rule change for college athletes Wednesday, allowing them to start earning money based on their celebrity, which upended decades-old bylaws.
PAC-12, Power Five Send Letter To Congress Asking For Legislation To Allow Pay Student AthletesThe Power Five conference commissioners are asking Congress to move forward with federal legislation regarding compensation for college athletes.
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings Was Paid $24 Million Last YearNetflix CEO Reed Hastings' pay keeps climbing.
Wells Fargo Overhauls Pay Plan For Bank Branch Employees Over ScandalWells Fargo announced a complete restructuring Tuesday of how it pays tellers and other bank branch employees.
8 Highest-Paying Tech Companies In Silicon ValleySilicon Valley is a magnet for the best and the brightest. Six-figure salaries are common. Here are 8 companies where the median salary is $150K or more.
Americans Grossly Underestimate CEO Pay, Stanford Study FindsMost Americans underestimate how much CEOs at companies earn, but also believe that excessive pay is a problem, according to researchers at Stanford.
GoPro CEO Nick Woodman Declared Highest Paid Executive In U.S.Nick Woodman, founder and CEO of San Mateo-based camera maker GoPro, has been declared the highest paid executive in the Bloomberg Pay Index after receiving 4.5 million shares valued at $284.5 million.
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner's Compensation Soars To $49 Million In 2013LinkedIn CEO Jeffrey Weiner's compensation rose about 42-fold in 2013 amid big gains in the professional networking service's stock price.
California To Allow Compensation For Prostitutes Who Are Victims Of Violent CrimesCalifornia prostitutes who are attacked or assaulted will once again eligible for money from a state fund that compensates victims of violent crimes, a spokesman said Thursday.
Oracle Defends CEO Larry Ellison's Pay Package Against Shareholder RevoltOracle is trying to ward off a shareholder rebellion against policies that have consistently made its billionaire co-founder, Larry Ellison, one of the best-paid CEOs in the world.
Hundreds Of Richmond Residents Seeking Claims Against ChevronMore than a thousand people have filed into the office of Richmond attorney Nicholas Haney, looking for compensation from Chevron.
HP Awards New CEO Whitman With $16.5M Pay PackageHewlett-Packard Co. ushered in Meg Whitman as its CEO with a $16.5 million compensation package. It hinges on whether the former candidate for California governor can lift the stumbling technology company’s stock price during the next two years.
Solyndra Asks Bankruptcy Judge To Allow $500K In BonusesThe Washington Times reports that bankrupt Fremont-based solar panel maker Solyndra hopes to give its executives thousands of dollars in bonuses.
Fremont Lawmaker Calls On Solyndra To Compensate EmployeesCongressman Pete Stark said the Warn Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act requires advance notification following a large layoff or shutdown, which happened earlier this week with Solyndra.
Pay For Oracle’s Ellison, Hurd Valued At More Than $77M EachMark Hurd may get his $100 million payday after all. On Friday, Oracle disclosed that Hurd's compensation for the year came in slightly higher than even CEO Larry Ellison's.