A US judge is not happy about a proposed agreement struck between HP and plaintiff shareholders to settle a lawsuit over the computing giant’s acquisition of Autonomy.
US District Judge Charles Breyer rejected several million dollars in fees that shareholder attorneys would have recouped under the settlement. more»
A settlement between Apple, three other IT outfits and their employees has been rejected by a judge saying it was too low given the strength of the case against the employers.
Apple, Google, Intel and Adobe failed to persuade US District Judge Lucy Koh to sign off on a $324.5 million settlement to resolve a lawsuit by tech workers, who accused the firms of conspiring to avoid poaching each other’s employees. more»