CEO pay is rigged. If that sounds more like a late-night presidential tweet than a fact, let’s consider the evidence. The compensation packages of the chief executive officers of America have been rising faster than just about any rational metric upon which they are supposedly based. “CEO pay grew an astounding 943% over the past […]
HCR Home Care CEO and Chair Louise Woerner of Rochester has been recognized with the Distinguished Service Award from the Rochester Academy of Medicine. The annual award recognizes medical professionals who have given back to the local community. Woerner was selected for her service to the medical and health care professions as an entrepreneur and […]
You can feel the spirit of George Eastman in Antonio Perez’s office. A picture of Eastman, who founded Kodak in 1880, sits among the current CEO’s collection of family photos. The outer areas of Perez’s office, built and first inhabited by Eastman about a century ago, include some of Kodak’s Oscar and Emmy awards, along […]
Frank H. Hamlin III is the new president and CEO of Canandaigua National Corp., succeeding George W. Hamlin IV. The change, effective March 29, is in accordance with the company’s CEO succession plan established in September 2010. The appointment was unanimously approved by the board of directors. Frank H. Hamlin III was named president in […]
ALBANY — New York’s top court has upheld the firing of a hedge fund’s compliance officer who says he confronted its chief executive about improperly selling personal stock ahead of making the same transactions for the firm’s clients. The Court of Appeals, divided 5-2, is rejecting Joseph Sullivan’s damages claim against Peconic Partners, Peconic […]
BUFFALO — A power struggle within the Seneca Indian Nation in western New York has taken another turn. On Saturday, the Seneca Tribal Council voted 10-6 to remove Robert Odawi Porter as chief executive officer. But on Sunday, the Seneca clerk voided that vote on a procedural technicality. The clerk says the nation’s ethics laws […]
VICTOR — Constellation Brands Inc., which sells Robert Mondavi wine, Svedka vodka and Corona beer, is boosting the size of its board from eight to nine members and named Harley-Davidson Inc. President and CEO Keith Wandell as a board member.
A federal filing from Constellation Brands Inc. shows that its chief executive and president saw his pay package rise 25 percent as the alcoholic drinks company's became more profitable but lost its status as the world's biggest wine maker.
MIDLAND, Mich. — Dow Corning Corp. said Tuesday it has named president Robert D. Hansen its new CEO, replacing Stephanie A. Burns. Hansen, 50, has been with Dow Corning for 29 years. He's been president since November of last year.
CORNING — The chief executive and chairman of Corning Inc. saw his pay package rise by 19.6 percent last year, as the specialty glassmaker benefited from surging demand for ultra-thin glass used in television monitors, smart phones and touch-screen tablets.
After nearly six years at the helm of Eastman Kodak Co., Antonio Perez is reminding Wall Street that the photography pioneer is still a year away from turning itself back into a reliably profitable company.
International law firm Nixon Peabody LLP announces that Andrew I. Glincher will officially assume the role of chief executive officer and managing partner, effective Tuesday.
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- Second Circuit – Visual Artists Rights Act: Kerson v. Vermont Law School Inc.
- NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics – Former foreclosure referee: Opinion 22-157
- NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics – College honorarium: Opinion 22-156
- Second Circuit – Reasonable accommodation: Tafolla v. Heilig
- Fourth Department – Labor Law: Primisch v. Peroxychem LLC
- NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics – Judicial candidacy: Opinion 22-155
- Fourth Department – Defamation: Lavine v. Glavin
- NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics – Law clerk: Opinion 22-154
- NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics – Review of another judge’s actions: Opinion 22-153
- NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics – Charitable contributions: Opinion 22-150
- Second Circuit – Class action settlement: Moses v. The New York Times Company
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