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CBS’s board of directors on Monday said they will not give former CEO Les Moonves any of the $150 million severance package he was due under to his employment contract, a decision that follows a months-long sexual misconduct probe.

1. What was Les Moonves role at CBS?
2. What were the grounds for his termination?
3. How many accusers did he have?

Birnbaum, E. (2018). CBS board declines $120M severance for Les Moonves following sexual misconduct probe. The Hill, Dec.17 (Retrievable online at