Apr 12, 2019 - Economy & Business

Ex-CBS Chairman gave up millions in stock following scandal

Former CBS Chairman Leslie Moonves

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Former CBS chairman Leslie Moonves gave up his rights to $34.5 million in stock after he resigned last year following a sexual misconduct scandal, reports Variety.

Details: Moonves had $47 million in CBS stock before the allegations of misconduct hit, according to Variety. He was paid $4.6 million in 2018, which includes his salary, a retirement pension and part of his 2017 bonus.

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