Rex Tillerson’s Golden Parachute

Rex Tillerson is having a bad day, but a glance at the share price of Exxon Mobil might make the day of his firing a tad better.

Mr. Tillerson, the firm’s longtime chief executive, was dumped as Secretary of State just over a year after taking office. One bright spot for him is a law that makes it more financially attractive for people joining the executive branch to sell investments to comply with conflict-of-interest rules. The law allows an individual to sell his or her shares and put them into “permitted property” such... Nguồn: www.wsj.com