The inducement awards consist of an aggregate of 16,000 options to purchase shares of Millennial Media common stock granted to five new hires, 50,000 restricted stock
units of Millennial Media common stock specifically negotiated in connection with the hire of another individual, and 350,000 restricted stock
units of company stock specifically negotiated in connection with the hire of another individual.
JDSU today announced that, in connection with the acquisition of Time-Bandwidth Products, a provider of high-powered and ultrafast lasers for the industrial and scientific markets, which was completed on January 26, 2014, it has issued grants of compensatory restricted stock
unit awards to Time-Bandwidth employees joining JDSU in connection with the acquisition.
According to TIBCO, with respect to new employees, it granted a total of 69,944 shares of restricted stock
to 61 employees under the plan and restricted stock
units representing a total of 23,833 shares of common stock to 62 employees under the plan.
from restriction of the February 1, 2010 restricted stock
award that was
In recent years, restricted stock
has become a popular form of incentive compensation for executives and other key employees.
Global Banking News-February 20, 2012--Bank of America executives receive restricted stock
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The number of shares subject to the stock options and the option exercise price of the stock options will be adjusted, and additional shares of restricted stock
will be awarded, as necessary to preserve the value of the stock options and the restricted stock
awarded on July 1, 2009 if, prior to December 31, 2010, the Company completes a restructuring of its indebtedness.
In addition to these new corporate governance features, OptionTrax provides what it calls a "user-friendly Web-based equity plan administration package" that enables corporate finance or HR departments to manage options, warrants, restricted stock
and restricted stock
Another, more significant limit is the fact that most companies are unable or unwilling to transfer stock options or restricted stock
to a non-employee-spouse.
But we'll be using a combination of restricted stock
and stock options.
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However, granting restricted stock
presents both tax opportunities--and pitfalls--for the company and the employee.