Golden Parachutes: Practical Considerations When Drafting Executive Employment Contract

Broadcast Date: Monday, May 23, 2016 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
Communications Law
Shane J. Stroud
Laurence Wagman, CPA


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