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HACKERGATE PROBE: WHY WAS COULSON PAID AFTER HE QUIT?

August 24, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

New questions have arisen about why Andy Coulson was awarded a substantial severance package paid over several years after he resigned as editor of News of the World when the scandal over voicemail hacking first broke in 2007. Britain’s Guardian newspaper took note of a message left by David Yelland, a former editor of another […]

BLOCKBUSTER CFO QUITS, GETS SEVERANCE BONUS

September 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

With reports continuing to circulate that Dallas-based Blockbuster plans to file for bankruptcy before the end of the month, the home-video renter announced Monday that its CFO, Thomas Casey, had resigned after entering into an amended employment agreement last week that included an increased severance payment. Home Media magazine quoted a source as saying, “They […]