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  • eBay To Settle Antitrust Suit Regarding Its Hiring Practices For $3.75M

    eBay To Settle Antitrust Suit Regarding Its Hiring Practices For $3.75M

    This week eBay announced that it has agreed to a settlement with the United States Department of Justice, and the¬†Attorney General of California, regarding a non-hire agreement with Intuit. The settlement will include the company paying out $3.75 million to cover compensation to impacted employees, along with¬†various fees and costs. The settlement will need court approval before it is final. Read More

  • WTF
    When $324 Million Isn’t Nearly Enough

    When $324 Million Isn’t Nearly Enough

    Google, Apple, Intel and Adobe have agreed to a $324 million settlement in response to a suit brought by employees of the firms who were financially impacted by their agreements to not hire from each other. That action suppressed the wages of their staff. The $324 million figure is paltry and an embarrassment. Read More