Feinberg To Step Down As Pay Czar

Alistair Barr MarketWatch Pulse FoxBusiness.com 6/23/2010

SAN FRANCISCO — Kenneth Feinberg will step down as the government’s so-called pay czar this summer to focus on running the $20 billion oil spill fund being established by BP PLC , a spokesman for the Treasury Department said Wednesday. As the Special Master for TARP Executive Compensation, Feinberg […]

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TARP Watchdog Reviewing Pay Czar Decisions

Peter Barnes FoxBusiness.com January 31, 2010

In a new quarterly report to Congress, Neil Barosfky, the Special Inspector General of the $700 billion Troubled Asset Relief Program [SIGTARP], disclosed he is reviewing the compensation rulings by Kenneth Feinberg, the lawyer hired by the Obama Administration to review pay practices at firms that received big government […]

Top Female AIG Executive Fights For Pay

Anastasia Kelly Broke Glass Ceiling Only to Find a Government Imposed Salary Cap

By RICH BLAKE ABC News Dec. 30, 2009

Before making partner at the law firm of Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering more than a decade ago, Anastasia Kelly once participated in a conference call while she was in labor delivering twins.

In 2006, […]

Dodd produced language that allowed ‘pay czar’ Feinberg to cut salaries

By VICTORIA MCGRANE Politico.com 10/23/09

Remember all the heat Sen. Chris Dodd took earlier this year over writing the loophole in the stimulus that let AIG executives collect $165 million in bonuses?

But that same provision had another key section – the authority for a White House pay czar to slash top executive pay at […]