The Wall Street Journal’s Shira Ovide reports that former Hewlett-Packard CEO Mark Hurd will lose his seat on News Corp.’s board after the meeting on October 15 .
Mr. Hurd has been a director at the company since 2008 and, according to a News Corp. securities filing, he won’t stand for re-election this Read More
There is no rest for the weary folks at HP or their embattled ex-CEO Mark Hurd. Shareholders have filed a suit in a California Superior Court that makes a number of damning allegations about financial issues surrounding Hurd’s scandalous departure. Below, some lowlights from the complaint:
Fun with Photography
The Journal makes a little joke today! In the opening of a story on the day’s biggest sex scandal, it pulls a choice quote from HP’s Our Standards of Business Conduct: Building Trust Together, a 20-page document available online: “Before I make a decision, I consider how it would look in Read More
Another week, another amusingly lurid corporate scandal. “I realized,” Hewlett-Packard CEO Mark Hurd calmly announced in a statement this afternoon, “there were instances in which I did not live up to the standards and principles of trust, respect and integrity that I have espoused at H.P. and which have guided me throughout my Read More
This morning in the 743-seat basement theater of the Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts at Pace University, Jeff Bezos, president, chief executive and chairman of the board of Amazon, and Arthur Sulzberger Jr., publisher of The New York Times and chairman of the New York Times Company, unveiled a device they Read More