The lawsuit was filed in California's Superior Court, and said minutes from the board meeting demonstrate how the directors agreed to accept Rubin's resignation in exchange for a sizeable severance in order to "keep the matter quiet". "What we have asked for are a lot of changes in corporate governance at Google, and that is really the ultimate objective of this litigation".
In October, Google CEO Sundar Pichai issued a statement in the wake of the Rubin story, saying the company would be taking a much tougher stance when it comes to sexual harassment and misconduct allegations. "In this way, Alphabet and the Board were able to maintain optics and superficial compliance with its code of conduct, internal rules, and laws regarding sexual harassment". The suit not only seeks damages but also changes in the company's share structure and corporate governance.
Meghan supports women and animals with first royal patronages
Former actress Meghan turned stylist for the visit and helped to select clothes for one of the charity's clients, Patsy Wardally . The Duchess of Sussex's royal patronages have been announced and they include two organisations that the Queen once looked over.
Mr Singhal was sacked from Uber Technologies in 2017 for failing to disclose the allegations he faced at the Mountain View, California-based company, where he was the longtime head of the powerful search division. Due to the handling of the body with sexual harassment in the company and with a data leak.
The lawsuit directly accuses the directors for their wrongful conduct which allowed such instances sexual harassment to proliferate and persist in the offices of Google.
Alphabet has not commented on the lawsuit.
One of the suits alleges Google suffered millions of dollars in damages in part from lost productivity when employees walked off the job in protest of the payouts to disgraced executives.
A similar lawsuit was filed Wednesday by Northern California Pipe Trades Pension Plan and Teamsters Local 272 Labor Management Pension Fund.
While both Rubin and Singhal have denied the allegations, Pichai penned a letter to Google employees ensuring them that the company was committed at becoming a workplace where employees felt safe.
On Friday, DeSantis denied any political motivation, saying Israel's removal was about accountability and keeping children safe. Rick Scott , had refused to suspend the sheriff, saying he wanted to wait until investigations were complete before deciding.
He blames an "economic war" led by the United States and local opposition adversaries for the country's woes. Mr Maduro was first elected in 2013, succeeding Hugo Chavez who died of cancer after governing for 14 years.
Taylor's Rams are still in the playoffs and face off with the Cowboys on Saturday in the NFC Divisional Round. In Arizona, the team was able to pry away Kliff Kingsbury from USC and made him head coach at age 39.
The SpaceX Falcon rocket is carrying the final Iridium mission for the year, sending the Iridium NEXT satellites 66-75 into orbit. While the Falcon 9 booster returned to Earth, the second stage and its payload pressed on to orbit.
Tata Motors Ltd.'s Jaguar Land Rover , formerly part of Ford, plans to cut 4,500 jobs in response to a sales slowdown. He said: "In JLR, market conditions, particularly in China , have deteriorated further".
Asian suppliers' stocks also fell , as did shares of Samsung. iPhones are some of the most compact smartphones on the market. China's "economy began to slow there for the second half", Cook said during an interview with CNBC on Wednesday afternoon.
It seems insane to think that in 2019, a US congressperson would be extolling the virtues of white supremacy, but here's Rep. House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney called the language "abhorrent and racist".
If you own an all-in-one headset using Vive Wave, you can install Firefox Reality by searching for it in the Viveport store. While this isn't necessarily new to the HTC Vive , eye tracking is now a core feature with full, official support.
Fangio has been an National Football League assistant for 32 years and for 34 years overall, including two years in the old USFL. Fangio has 19 years of co-ordinating experience for the Panthers, Colts, Texans, 49ers and Bears.
Samsung finally confirms the launch date of Galaxy S10
At least one variant of the Samsung Galaxy S10 is expected to be powered by Qualcomm's newest Snapdragon 855 system-on-chip. Alongside these, it appears the cheaper Galaxy S10 E will also be sold in Yellow. " Galaxy Unpacked on February 20 , 2019".
Female Opioid Deaths Rapidly Rising, According to CDC
The CDC found that the average age of women dying from all overdoses increased almost 3 years-from 43.5 in 1999 to 46.3 in 2017. He added that women's sex hormones make them more sensitive to the effects of some drugs such as opiates and benzodiazepines.
Chelsea 'want Callum Hudson-Odoi buy-back clause'
So they didn't respect our club, I think". "At the moment Morata is here, so I think he has to think only to play". Anything else, we will see. "I am very happy with the player and would like to have him in the future".
PC shipments fell throughout 2018
In brief: Research firms Gartner and IDC have released figures showing the state of PC sales last year-and it's not good news. Also weighing on the market were political and economic uncertainties among small- and midsize businesses.