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.
Kent Roberts is the first executive to be acquitted on stock options backdating-related charges.
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.
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.
Tobak's take on Steve Jobs' role in the stock options backdating scandal at Apple
Fred Anderson comes out swinging at company's public statements on backdating, as SEC moves against former Apple lawyer Nancy Heinen.
Apple's probe into its stock options backdating mess has determined that documents were falsified, according to report.
At least 80 companies are under SEC investigation for backdating stock option grants. Is the practice illegal?
FBI, prosecutors form task force to look into backdating of stock options, which is illegal in some circumstances.
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.