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An employment agreement that guarantees a key executive lucrative severance benefits.
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(Banking & Finance) informal a clause in the employment contract of a senior executive providing for special benefits if the executive's employment is terminated as a result of a takeover
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an employment agreement guaranteeing an executive substantial compensation in the event of dismissal as a result of a merger or takeover.
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|Noun||1.||golden parachute - giving top executives lucrative benefits that must be paid by the acquirer if they are discharged after a takeover|
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