Former IBM Lawyer Spurs Dodd-Frank Pay Ratio Fight
April 30 (Bloomberg) -- James Cotton, a retired International Business Machines Corp. lawyer, wrote a 1997 article in the Northern Illinois Law Review arguing public U.S. firms should disclose the ratio of their chief executives' pay to their workers.
In 2010, the rule was included in the Dodd-Frank Act, but hasn't been implemented by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Bloomberg's Elliot Blair Smith reports. (Source: Bloomberg)
Bipartisan Senate Plan Calls for End to Cuba Travel Ban
Jan. 29 -- U.S. Senators Jeff Flake, a Republican from Arizona, Patrick Leahy, a Democrat from Vermont, Dick Durbin, a Democrat from Illinois, and John Boozman, a Republican from Arkansas, speak about their legislation that would end Cuba travel restrictions for U.S. citizens and legal residents of Cuba. They comment at a news conference in Washington.