Hong Kong and New York CNN Business Google employees around the world staged walkouts on Thursday to protest what they say is a workplace culture that has turned a blind eye to sexual harassment and discrimination. At the San Francisco GoogleWalkout were people are still streaming in. Chat with us in Facebook Messenger.
Global Crossing Ltd. The company could wrap up its Chapter 11 reorganization as early as this week, with one man being hailed as the tough-minded executive who made it possible: Chief Executive John J. During his two years at the helm of Global Crossing, the year-old executive has guided the fiber-optic network operator through federal investigations, a torrent of lawsuits and bad publicity, as well as a precipitous drop in telecom spending.
Even as the government looks for evidence of accounting fraud at the troubled communications company Global Crossing, some analysts are. Global Crossing was a telecommunications company that provided computer networking. Global Crossing Accounting Scandal.
Oxfam representatives are to meet with the Government for crisis talks today amid threats to withhold funding from the charity over its handling of allegations of sexual misconduct by its staff. The charity has denied attempting to cover up the use of prostitutes by workers in Haiti in but the Charity Commission said it was not told the full story. Oxfam reported an internal investigation into misconduct allegations that year but said it related to inappropriate sexual behaviour, bullying, harassment and the intimidation of colleagues. Nor were we told that there were issues or possible issues around possible crimes, including those involving minors.
Training for boards jumps by nearly 30 percent compared with findings, but major training gaps persist despite a volatile ethics and compliance environment. In the wake of a series of high-profile sexual harassment scandals in recent months, organizations have adjusted their training programs — and are providing more training to boards of directors. The report, now in its fifth year, is based on survey responses from more than 1, ethics and compliance professionals globally.
CNN It's only been a few weeks since the sexual assault allegations against media mogul Harvey Weinstein exploded into public view. Since then there have been new allegations made against other powerful men in various industries seemingly almost every day. Chat with us in Facebook Messenger.
The major move paints a rosy picture for the company but over the years a series of scandals helped define the thriving organization's legacy as one mired in scandal. Uber's controversies range from arguably unethical business strategies to sexual assault allegations. According to New York Magazine's extensive list of Uber's ups and downsthe company's first scandal came before the startup changed its name from UberCab to Uber.
On Oct. Some 80 women, including prominent actresses, have come forward since. Weinstein was ousted as CEO of his company, which filed for bankruptcy in March. On Friday, law enforcement officials said he will face criminal sex act and rape charges.
Thousands of Google staff across the world have staged a series of walkouts in protest at claims of sexual harassment, gender inequality and systemic racism. The googlewalkout in Zurich has impressive numbers! Google London, thanks for joining the GoogleWalkout pic.
Uber never had a dull moment. Former employee Susan Fowler sparked a company- and industry-wide reckoning with sexual harassment. Waymo sued Uber for allegedly stealing self-driving-car trade secrets. Co-founder and chief executive Travis Kalanick berated an Uber driver and was caught doing it on tape.