UCSF chief makes millions from firms doing business with hospital
"He said he expects the defense to bring a motion to reduce the jury’s verdict and Judge..will have no choice but to grant it.
Schneider said jurors were not allowed to hear about the cap during the trial, but that they were “shocked and outraged” when he told them about it after the verdict. He said the cap is unfair to plaintiffs such as his clients, but that legislators, both Democratic and Republican, have done nothing to change it since Gov. Jerry Brown signed it into law during his first term in office."
Chiefs of 5 public colleges paid more than $1M, study finds
includes: "The median total pay for public university presidents reached $431,000 in the 2015 fiscal year, an increase of 4.3 percent over the year before, according to an annual survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education. Five presidents were paid packages of more than $1 million, up from two presidents in the previous year and three in 2013."
UC regents consider tougher rules on outside pay for top administrators
Board will vote on proposal to tighten restrictions on outside jobs
Changes come after Sacramento Bee reports on UC Davis Chancellor Linda P.B. Katehi
Watchdogs say proposed policies do not go far enough, should allow more public oversight
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UC investments Moves Mentioned in:
The Republican Plan For Higher Education: Less Red Tape And Less Money
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What effect will Trump have on education policy? No one knows.
Some overview of agenda items for UC Regents this week:
Maybe it can pay for more chancellor and spouse trips abroad with certain uc staff?:
- Richard Blum (AGAIN!)
- Wm. De La Pena
- Gareth Elliott
- George Kieffer
- Sherry Lansing (AGAIN!)
- Hadi Makarechian
- Eloy Ortiz Oakley
- Norman Pattiz (AGAIN!)
- John A. Pérez
- Bonnie Reiss
- Richard Sherman
- Bruce Varner
- Charlene Zettel
- VACANT (M Anguiano?)
- VACANT (L Park?)
- UC Regents Committees
- Staff Advisors, Faculty Reps, Designates
- Ex Officio UC Regents
- UC Alumni Regents
- VACANT (E Tauscher?)
- VACANT (H Guber?)
- Paul Monge
- Vacant (by Lozano)
"If the University were a business, it would likely be the largest corporation in California."
"If The University Were A Business, It Would Likely Be The Largest Corporation In California"-Regents Minutes (2010)