This HAS to Stop: Huge Payouts To Departing Company Officers

Congress Should Void Contracts Enabling Them

A company called WeWork (wework.com) has given founder Adam Neumann $245 MILLION in company stock plus $200 MILLION [cash] as “part of an enormous exit package from the office rental company,” The Guardian reported on May 28. The article noted he led the company “to dizzying heights before its equally dramatic fall”.

Let’s suppose, for (just) a second, that WeWork continued its apparently dramatic early success. And then Mr…