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Foxconn managers arrested for alleged kickback scheme

Vendors reportedly had to bribe managers to get their foot in the door as iPhone parts suppliers.

By Jan. 22, 2014


Ex-Apple manager pleads guilty in kickback case

Former Apple manager Paul Devine admits his guilt in a money laundering scheme and agrees to forfeit more than $2.28 million in money and property.

By Mar. 1, 2011


HP to pay $55 million to settle kickback allegations

Company's payment will close a Justice Department investigation into an alleged kickback scheme over government contracts.

By Aug. 31, 2010


Apple manager pleads not guilty in kickback case

Paul Shin Devine pleads not guilty to 23 counts related to alleged kickbacks, while two manufacturers listed in the indictment are running their own probes.

By Aug. 17, 2010


Oracle to pay $46 million to settle Sun kickback charges

Fine settles claims that Sun, among other companies, had doled out kickbacks in an effort to score government contracts.

By Feb. 1, 2011


Scosche Kickback is firm, yet yielding to the touch

Hands on with the Scosche Kickback, which doesn't feel as brittle as expected, and in some areas actually feels bendy.

By Oct. 21, 2008


CSC settles with feds over kickback allegations

As part of broader investigation, major contractor agrees to pay $1.37 million after complaint that it took pay-outs from tech vendors in violation of government contract rules.

By May. 13, 2008


Court documents posted in fed's Sun, HP kickback lawsuit

We've posted documents in the Justice Department's False Claims Act lawsuit that names Hewlett-Packard, Sun Microsystems and Accenture as defendants.

By Apr. 20, 2007


Apple supplier Foxconn to hire 15,000 more workers

The Taiwan-based company wants to bring in more engineers and other professionals. The move isn't to help Apple but rather to help itself.

By Mar. 10, 2014


Objecting to new CEO, resignations sweep Mozilla board: Report

Three directors step down because they wanted a mobile-market expert from outside, not CTO Brendan Eich, as the new CEO, the WSJ reports. Also, Eich is dogged by concerns over 2008 gay-marriage stance.

By Mar. 28, 2014