HP and Staples Charged With Breaking Antitrust Law

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A U.S. man has filed suit against office-products retailer Staples Inc. and printer manufacturer Hewlett-Packard Co. in federal court today, charging that the two companies broke antitrust laws in collaborating on the sale of replacement...

Man charged over click fraud scheme

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A US man has been charged with conspiracy, mail fraud and wire fraudover a 'click fraud' scheme allegedly carried out against an internetfirm that rewards subscribers who complete online surveys and viewbanner ads. ...

Major US Music Labels Charged with Price-fixing

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According to a report by Red Herring, several major US music labels have been slammed with a class action lawsuit filled by San Diego lawyer William Lerach. The labels accused with price-fixing include Sony...

LA Men Charged With Piracy

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Three Los Angeles men have been charged with conspiracy to commit copyright infringement and violating the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. The trio which consists of Jonathan Bryant and Jason Jones, owners of the ACME Game...

Man Charged With Stealing Wi-Fi Signal

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Police have arrested a man for using someone else's wireless Internet network in one of the first criminal cases involving this fairly common practice. Benjamin Smith III, 41, faces a pretrial hearing...

Conn. Man Charged with Selling Secret Windows Code

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A Connecticut man was arrested on Tuesday on charges that he illegally sold a secret source code used for Microsoft Corp.'s Windows NT 4.0 and Windows 2000 programs, federal prosecutors said. The Manhattan United States...

Two Enron Execs Charged in Broadband Fraud

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Federal authorities arrested and charged two Enron Corp. executives on Wednesday with fraud for allegedly creating $111 million in bogus earnings from a ballyhooed Internet video-on-demand venture that was a failure from its inception....

Ex-IT worker charged with sabotage

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A former system administrator for UBS PaineWebber was arraigned in a New Jersey federal court Tuesday on charges of sabotaging two-thirds of the company's computer systems in an attempt to crash its stock price. ...

4 Charged in Internet Service Scam

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The owner of an Internet service company and three employees were charged yesterday with conspiring to steal millions of dollars from a federal program that provides Web access to disadvantaged schools. John Angelides,...

Alleged Hacker Charged In Australia

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Thanks Darren Bolton for the heads up. After alleged break-ins to databases at Australia's No. 2 telco Optus, police raided a home in the Southeastern Sydney suburb of Kingsford, arrested a 21-year-old man...

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