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Sandberg says Facebook rebuffed Google no-poaching pact

Facebook's chief operating officer says in a court filing that she was approached by a Google executive about agreeing to limit recruiting and hiring activities between the two companies but declined.

By March 24, 2014

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Apple, Google, and the e-mail trail in the no-poaching case

A paper trail of e-mails published by The Verge from court filings suggest that technology firms agreed not to recruit employees from each other.

By January 23, 2013

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Steve Jobs threatened Palm with patents over no-poaching deal, says court filing

In a sworn statement made public today, former Palm CEO Edward Colligan says Jobs brandished patents when trying to get Palm to agree to a deal in which neither company would nick the other's employees.

By January 22, 2013

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Execs' e-mails key in employee no-poaching lawsuit, judge says

E-mails between executives at Apple and Google reveal a shared belief that there was substantial financial benefit in agreements not to recruit each other's employees, the judge in the case says.

By January 17, 2013

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Apple, Google under scrutiny over no-poaching charges

At issue is whether some of the titans of tech conspired not to hire each other's employees. Attorney Joe Saveri argues the alleged conspiracy kept workers salaries artificially low by stifling competition.

By January 28, 2012

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Jobs e-mail to Schmidt suggests no-poaching deal in play

A newly unearthed e-mail exchange between Apple's Steve Jobs and Google's Eric Schmidt shows Jobs actively telling Google not to try to hire its employees, resulting in the firing of at least one recruiter.

By January 27, 2012

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Report: Tech firms close to settling no-poach case

Google, Apple, Intel, and other tech giants are trying to settle with the Justice Department over allegations that they colluded to hold down wages.

By September 17, 2010

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Apple, Google appeal settlement rejection in wage-fixing case

After a district court judge rejected a $324.5 million settlement in August, the tech firms are hoping the Ninth Circuit will intervene.

By September 5, 2014

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Apple, Google resume talks with tech workers in wage-fixing suit

After a federal judge threw out a settlement in August, the two sides have come together and are requesting a new trial date.

By September 3, 2014

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Judge rejects $324.5M wage-fixing deal struck by Apple, Google, others as too low

Judge Lucy Koh says class action suit, also involving Intel and Adobe, has compelling evidence that former Apple CEO Steve Jobs was "a, if not the, central figure in the alleged conspiracy."

By August 8, 2014