Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Thursday November 10, 2011

Zynga To Employees: Give Back Stocks or You're Fired

Wow, if this story is true, this has to be one of the crappiest things to ever pull on an employees.

Zynga CEO Mark Pincus, along with his top executives, decided last year as they were preparing for an initial public offering (IPO) that they had given out too much stock to employees. But rather than accept that, the executives reportedly tried a different tactic: demand employees give back not-yet-vested stock or face termination.