Fifth & Pacific – Liz Claibourne to those of us old enough to remember – just restructured, changed its name again, and let its CEO go. But the parachute was unnecessary. See why here:

Deciding to write about Time Warner Cable’s rejection of Charter Communications bid I thought I was just going to have a rant about the infamous John Malone, but then I checked out TWC’s board and it was even worse than Liberty Media’s!

While Electronic Arts may have an incentive plan that could inspire executives to artificially boost stock price, that is not the case at two of its rivals – Take-Two Interactive and Activision.