Hewlett-Packard Co. Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman is reorganizing the company’s struggling personal-computer business, replacing longtime head Todd Bradley with one of his deputies amid a global PC slump.
Hewlett-Packard Co., the largest personal-computer maker, surged the most in 11 years after its fiscal third-quarter profit forecast topped estimates as cost cuts help make up for slumping desktop and laptop demand.
Hewlett-Packard Co., the largest personal-computer maker, rose the most in three months after its fiscal third-quarter profit forecast topped estimates as cost cuts help make up for slumping desktop and laptop demand.
Hewlett-Packard Co. ’s Mark Hurd surprised the board by settling a sexual-harassment claim before directors could learn more about the incident, a final breach of trust that contributed to his ouster as chief executive officer, two people familiar with the decision said.
Former Hewlett-Packard Co. Chief Executive Officer Mark Hurd tried to persuade Jodie Fisher to have sex and kissed and touched her inappropriately while she was a company events contractor, according to a much-contested letter that was ordered to be released by a court yesterday.
The sudden departure of Hewlett- Packard Co. Chief Executive Officer Mark Hurd leaves the company in search of a successor who can integrate more than $20 billion in acquisitions and maintain sales growth.
Hewlett-Packard Co. asked a Delaware judge to dismiss a shareholder lawsuit seeking documents related to former Chief Executive Officer Mark Hurd ’s departure, saying the request is “overbroad” and fails to set forth a basis to find probable wrongdoing.
Hewlett-Packard Co.’s lawsuit seeking to block former Chief Executive Officer Mark Hurd from working at Oracle Corp. may be hard to win because California’s courts favor letting employees move freely, legal experts said.