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stock-option backdating

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Report: Apple's Jobs maintained stock-option ignorance

Apple CEO Steve Jobs told the SEC in a 2008 deposition that he had no idea Apple lawyers had falsified documents nor did he understand the accounting implications of backdating.

By April 23, 2009

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Take-Two settles stock options-backdating case

Company behind Grand Theft Auto agrees to pay a $3 million penalty fee to settle its case with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the agency announces.

By April 1, 2009

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Ex-McAfee lawyer acquitted in stock options backdating trial

Kent Roberts is the first executive to be acquitted on stock options backdating-related charges.

By October 3, 2008

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Stock options backdating in Silicon Valley

How did backdating stock options become such a pervasive problem? Are business schools teaching ethics? Richard Schmalensee, dean of MIT's Sloan School of Management, recently spoke with CNET News.com's Jim Kerstetter about today's business problems and innovation in Silicon Valley.

November 1, 2007

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How Jobs dodged the stock option backdating bullet

Tobak's take on Steve Jobs' role in the stock options backdating scandal at Apple

By July 17, 2007

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SEC fines RIM executives for option backdating

Co-CEOs Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazardis, along with two other RIM executives, will have to pay the SEC fines for their stock-option backdating practices.

By February 17, 2009

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RIM execs to pay $74 million for options backdating

Canada's securities commission approves settlement, but BlackBerry maker also has made settlement offers to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

By February 5, 2009

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RIM executives settle option backdating case

Canada's Ontario Securities Commission had reportedly been considering a C$100 million fine for RIM's co-CEOs, but a settlement agreement has been reached.

By February 4, 2009

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Apple settles backdating lawsuit for $14 million

Stock-option backdating troubles at Apple appear to be history following the settlement of a shareholder suit filed against company executives.

By September 10, 2008

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Report: No charges in Apple backdating probe

Justice Department ends criminal probe of backdated stock options at Apple and declines to charge any current or former executives, including Steve Jobs, according to a Wall Street Journal report.

By July 10, 2008