After pleading guilty to charges of wire fraud, conspiracy and money laundering, Paul Devine is sentenced to one year in jail and fined $4.5 million.
Following Amazon's purchase of the digital-comics marketplace, Comixology updates its Comics apps to prevent Apple and Google from taking a cut. The move makes it harder to buy comics through the app.
Vendors reportedly had to bribe managers to get their foot in the door as iPhone parts suppliers.
HTC's ex-lead designer has been indicted for leaking company secrets, as well as taking kickbacks from suppliers.
The employees also allegedly received $1.1 million from kickbacks and phony expense reports, say reports from The Wall Street Journal and The Taipei Times.
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.
Fine settles claims that Sun, among other companies, had doled out kickbacks in an effort to score government contracts.
Company's payment will close a Justice Department investigation into an alleged kickback scheme over government contracts.
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.
A midlevel Apple manager is being charged with accepting more than $1 million in kickbacks from Asian supply companies.