Former Chief Grasso Sues NYSE over Pay Former New York Stock Exchange chief Richard A. Grasso files suit against the exchange, asking for $50 million on claims of defamation and breach of contract. Grasso, who resigned from his post last year amid controversy over his pay package, is the subject of a suit filed by the New York attorney general's office. Hear NPR's Robert Siegel and Kate Kelly of The Wall Street Journal.
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Former Chief Grasso Sues NYSE over Pay

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Former Chief Grasso Sues NYSE over Pay

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Former Chief Grasso Sues NYSE over Pay

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Former New York Stock Exchange chief Richard A. Grasso files suit against the exchange, asking for $50 million on claims of defamation and breach of contract. Grasso, who resigned from his post last year amid controversy over his pay package, is the subject of a suit filed by the New York attorney general's office. Hear NPR's Robert Siegel and Kate Kelly of The Wall Street Journal.