What Elon Musk’s Convincing Win Means for Tesla – The New York Times

One other question we have: What does the vote mean for the multibillion-dollar fee that the lawyers who have successfully challenged the pay plan in Delaware are seeking? If the presiding judge says the package remains nullified, they’re likely to still get lots of money. If she reverses course, they could be awarded far less — but they would then probably appeal.

“We believe that the ratification vote that Elon demanded and coerced is deeply flawed as a matter of law, legally ineffective and does not impact our case,” Greg Varallo, a lawyer for the Tesla shareholders who challenged Musk’s pay, told DealBook.

Source: What Elon Musk’s Convincing Win Means for Tesla – The New York Times