July 2, 2008
by Andrew Gilmore
A divison of the New York State Supreme Courtdismissed remaining charges against former New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) CEO Richard Grasso on Tuesday. Former NY Attorney General Eliot Spitzer had brought six charges against Grasso over his controversial $187.5 million compensation package from... ...[read more]
May 8, 2007
by Mike Rosen-Molina
A New York appeals court Tuesday dismissed four of six claims against former New York Stock Exchange chairman Richard Grasso, finding they were not within the New York attorney general's authority to bring. Grasso was forced out of the stock exchange in 2003 following a public outcry over his ... ...[read more]
October 19, 2006
by Ryan Olden
The New York State Supreme Court Thursday ordered former New York Stock Exchange chairman Richard A. Grasso to pay back a major portion of the compensation paid to him while he held that position between 1995 and 2003. Justice Charles E. Ramos held that Grasso failed in duty to keep the... ...[read more]
September 14, 2006
by Katerina Ossenova
A New York appeals court Thursday granted the request of former New York Stock Exchange chairman Richard Grasso to delay the trial in a civil lawsuit filed by the state over the $187.5 million compensation package he received in 2003. The trial was set to begin October 16, but Grasso requested a ...[read more]
August 17, 2005
by James Murdock
Leading Wednesday's corporations and securities law news, Newsweek is reporting that the New York Stock Exchange may settle with former CEO Richard Grasso for $25 million. The NYSE is attempting to recoup some of the $187 million compensation package Grasso received from the NYSE when he left th... ...[read more]
February 2, 2005
by Jeannie Shawl
The New York Stock Exchange released a previously confidential report Wednesday that provides details of former Chairman Richard Grasso's compensation package. New York Supreme Court Justice Charles Ramos ruled last week that the so-called Webb report was not subject to attorney-client privileg... ...[read more]
December 10, 2004
by Thomas Bird
The lawsuit filed by New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer against former New York Stock Exchange chairman Richard Grasso over Grasso's $187.5 million compensation was sent back to state court late Thursday by US District Judge Gerard Lynch. Although Grasso's attorneys argued the lawsuit... ...[read more]

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