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  • SEC charges IBM with bribing Korean, Chinese officials

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has charged IBM with giving hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes to South Korean and Chinese officials starting in the late 1990s, according to court documents filed Friday.

    Written by Grant Gross19 March 11 05:21
  • VMware taps ex-Microsoft execs to battle Microsoft

    VMware's Paul Maritz has given up his title of president to four senior executives who will serve as co-presidents of the EMC-owned company as it increasingly goes up against Microsoft in the virtualization market.

    Written by Jon Brodkin03 Feb. 11 04:41
  • Facebook eyes possible IPO, public financial disclosures

    Just days after news surfaced that Facebook had received a massive cash infusion, reports are out that the social network is preparing to disclose financial information or prepping for an initial public offering.

    Written by Sharon Gaudin07 Jan. 11 09:34
  • Report: SEC investigating Mark Hurd's departure from HP

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has opened an information investigation into the circumstances surrounding Mark Hurd's departure from Hewlett-Packard, <a href="http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703886904576032172729520868.html?mod=WSJ_hp_LEFTTopStories">The Wall Street Journal reported Monday</a>.

    Written by Robert McMillan21 Dec. 10 11:54
  • Skype worries about iPhone, attracting business customers

    Skype is worried about whether the iPhone and other Apple products will undermine its VoIP services and is also insecure about whether it can achieve service levels good enough to lure business customers, according to the company's filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in preparation to offering public stock for the first time.

    Written by Tim Greene10 Aug. 10 08:25
  • Trade unions ask shareholders to vote against Michael Dell

    Two labor unions have asked Dell shareholders to withhold their votes for Chairman and CEO Michael Dell to remain as a director on the company's board following a US$100 million accounting practices settlement the company made with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

    Written by Grant Gross04 Aug. 10 06:46
  • Supreme Court strikes down one part of Sarbanes-Oxley

    The U.S. Supreme Court has struck down one part of the controversial Sarbanes-Oxley Act, ruling Monday that Congress overstepped its authority when establishing the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB), an investigatory panel focused on enforcing the eight-year-old law.

    Written by Grant Gross29 June 10 05:40
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