This excerpt taken from the GIS DEF 14A filed Aug 10, 2009.
Payments and Benefits as of the Last Business Day of Fiscal 2009
The payments and benefits for the named executive officers under each termination scenario are outlined below. Earned Benefits include payments and benefits that the named executive officers would have already earned during their employment with us and that they would be entitled to under any circumstances, including involuntary termination for cause and voluntary resignation. Earned Benefits exclude any Additional Benefits which would be triggered by their termination under specific circumstances.