Leonard Cohen won a $9M award from his former manager, but I believe she skipped and he never collected. He's had an interesting career. If worse comes to worst he can always go back to the Buddhist monastery. Should be able to live on 4% of a pretty small number there.
"Good judgment comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement." - Will Rogers
DW and I - FIREd at 50 (7/06), living off assets