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HP to Pay $108 Million Over Bribery and Money Laundering Charges

HP to Pay $108 Million Over Bribery and Money Laundering Charges

By Sean Patterson April 10, 2014

Hewlett-Packard this week agreed to pay $108 million to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the U.S. Department of Justice to settle money laundering and bribery charges. The charges were brought against HP for violations of the Foreign Corrupt …

Microsoft Senior Manager Charged For Insider Trading Microsoft Senior Manager Charged For Insider Trading
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The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) today announced that Microsoft Senior Manager Brian Jorgenson has been charged with insider trading. Jorgenson is accused of using confidential information about Microsoft to influence stock trades. The SEC believes that Jorgenson leaked …

Yahoo Is Getting 31% Of Its Revenue From Microsoft Yahoo Is Getting 31% Of Its Revenue From Microsoft

The relationship between Yahoo and Microsoft has been a little rocky this year, but it has come out that the “Search Alliance” between the two companies is generating as much as 31% of Yahoo’s revenue. The SEC reportedly sent letters …

Aaron Murray Leaves The Game With A Knee Injury Aaron Murray Leaves The Game With A Knee Injury

Aaron Murray, quarterback for the Georgia Bulldogs, suffered an injury during their win against Kentucky yesterday. Of course, Georgia had no trouble with defeating the Kentucky Wildcats, but after leaving the game with a knee injury, Murray is likely to …

Dominique Easley, Florida DT, Out For The Season Dominique Easley, Florida DT, Out For The Season

Dominique Easley, a football player for the Florida Gators has been plagued with a season ending injury. It appears that the injuries at Florida just continue to pile up, as their struggles continue in the 2013 season. Easley, a senior …

Florida Gators Lose DT Dominique Easley Florida Gators Lose DT Dominique Easley

Florida just can’t catch seem to catch a break this season as the injuries just continue to pile up. First starting quarterback, Jeff Driskel, suffered a broken fibula with no possibility of returning this season. Now, senior defensive tackle Dominique …

Nick Saban Slams Texas Longhorn Rumors Nick Saban Slams Texas Longhorn Rumors
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Anyone who’s ever heard of Nick Saban can sum up his career in one word – victorious. It’s no secret that the Alabama Rolltide head coach is not immune to defeat. He likes to win, and prides himself on it. …

NASDAQ Fined $10 Million For Botched Facebook IPO NASDAQ Fined $10 Million For Botched Facebook IPO

To say the Facebook IPO was a disaster might be a bit of an understatement. A few days after the social network went public, reports emerged that a technical issue prevented trading and many investors lost money as the stock’s …

Saban? Satan? Similar Letters... Same Guy? Saban? Satan? Similar Letters... Same Guy?
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In the south, they take their college football incredibly seriously. In fact, it probably wouldn’t be a stretch to say that, in the geographic area that comprises the NCAA’s Southeastern Conference, the fans there enjoy college football more than the …

Reed Hastings Disclosing Investor Info on Facebook Reed Hastings Disclosing Investor Info on Facebook

Just a day after Netflix told investors that they would regularly use their various social media accounts to disclose material information, even mentioning CEO Reed Hasting’s Facebook account specifically, Hastings has done just that. In a Facebook post, Hastings announced …

Netflix Will Disclose Investor Info on Social Media Netflix Will Disclose Investor Info on Social Media

A week after the Securities and Exchange Commission clarified its rules to allow for public companies to use social media outlets to announce key company information, Netflix has already decided to take advantage of it and make it official. On …

SEC: Companies Can Make Announcements on Facebook SEC: Companies Can Make Announcements on Facebook

The Securities and Exchange Commission has clarified its rules on Regulation Fair Disclosure, saying that public companies can use social media outlets like Facebook or Twitter to announce key company information – just so long as the investors are made …

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings Talks SEC, Facebook Posts Netflix CEO Reed Hastings Talks SEC, Facebook Posts

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings absolutely thinks that social media is a “public” enough forum to house statements from companies to investors. He says that he’s “not going to back down” and that he would continue to post information about his …

Netflix in Trouble with SEC Over Facebook Posts Netflix in Trouble with SEC Over Facebook Posts
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Netflix and CEO Reed Hastings are in hot water with the Securities and Exchange Commission due to a series of Facebook posts that the SEC says may have violated Regulation Fair Disclosure. Earlier this summer, Hastings publicly posted some stats …

SEC Investigates Nasdaq and NYSE SEC Investigates Nasdaq and NYSE

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) isn’t buying that Nasdaq’s much publicized computer glitch on the opening day of Facebook’s IPO was the root cause for all the confusion. In fact, they have seen a couple other cases of so …

Facebook Stocks Finds New Low at $25.75 Facebook Stocks Finds New Low at $25.75
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It seems like everyday marks a new low for the folks over at Facebook. Today, stock prices slipped below the $26 mark to $25.75. Considering shares started out at $38, I would say the IPO has lost almost all of …

Facebook IPO Pushes Investors off the Stock Market Facebook IPO Pushes Investors off the Stock Market
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Sometimes something is just a bad investment, and as time goes on, the shares you purchased in the company just lose more and more value. At other times, as with the Facebook IPO, it is clear that you were swindled. …