Monthly Archives: April 2016

Oh. “One More Thing”: Calculating Mr. Allin’s Obscene Windfall…

UPDATED @ 2 PM EDT: Mr. Allin will have made $65.6 million, in cash, and some unrealized capital gains on his stock, options, and RSUs, from his time at Textura, all-in — if the stock price stays steady at $26 … Continue reading

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I Think That’s… A Wrap.

Make no mistake: Oracle is a very good company. Other than perhaps a subsequent, intermittent clean up post, or two — on the outcome of the federal securities fraud litigation, and the settlement of the pregnancy litigation… I will likely … Continue reading

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The Federal Pregnancy-Discrimination Case Has Been Settled, Overnight. Huge Surprise.

As we might well have expected — given this morning’s announcements (but perhaps not quite this rapidly) — the legacy Textura corporate entity (i.e., pre-Oracle acquisition) has definitively settled with the plaintiff (I believe reliably depicted at right), in the pregnancy discrimination suit, that … Continue reading

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Well… “It’s Better To Be Lucky, Than Good” — Mr. Allin’s Motto, It Seems.

More soon, but the software giant Oracle will bail out Mr. Allin’s little misadventure, it seems. And that’s good news for all the long-suffering employees, and shareholders. Ironically, though, the stock is still trading at around 33 per cent below where it … Continue reading

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Mr. Allin’s SEVERANCE Pay: $1.8 Million — In Addition To All Other Vestings. Hmm. Perplexing.

This year’s SEC filed proxy statement just became available at the EDGAR window, after hours tonight. I’ll have much more in the coming days and/or weeks, on this — but Mr. Allin (who theoretically retired voluntarily, and normally, at year end 2015) … Continue reading

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Textura Is Talking Settlement — With The Plaintiff In The Federal Pregnancy Discrimination Suit

Well — I admit to being surprised here. [Background here.] It seems that Textura is willing to settle with the plaintiff here — on her pregnancy claims. There was to be a staus hearing last Friday but it did not … Continue reading

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