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.
Hue Jackson fired by Cincinnati Bengals
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.
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.
A 21-year-old man is suspected of killing her parents in October at their home in Barron, Wisconsin , then kidnapping the teen. She said they stole things and spent time in foster care. "He didn't know Jayme, he didn't know Denise or Jim", Naiberg said.
Witnesses said the gunman, whose name has not been released, rode on a bicycle and shot Corona, who fell to the ground. Davis Police Officer Natalie Corona was shot after responding alone to a traffic accident shortly before 7 p.m.
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.
During an extended guitar solo, he strolled behind the curtain before he chose to hop down and procure himself a beer. In 2015, a similar incident in Stockholm saw the former Nirvana drummer break his leg as he slipped from the stage.
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".
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".
The date of its consideration is not fixed yet, as the complaint needs to be translated into Whelan's native language. A 2007 online Marine Corps article says he spent the leave "experiencing the post-Soviet era of Moscow and St.
Historians have long assumed that monks rather than nuns were the main producers of books in medieval Europe. Archaeologists say they have found conclusive proof that nuns were involved in producing sacred texts.
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.
Not only are they giving him a great salary, but he is able to work in both New Japan Pro Wrestling along with his Cruise. And your guy in WWE making a decent living but thinks they can do better now goes, 'Wow, If Jericho can go there.
Winter storm snarls Midwest roads, claims at least 7 lives
There are more than 40 million now under winter storm alerts, in what is the first big winter storm of the season for most areas. Philadelphia is expected to receive a few inches of snow, but areas north of there are expected to be spared, Orrison added.
World's oceans heating up at a faster pace, says study
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Maduro sworn in for second term as Venezuela president
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.
Snow brings parts of Europe to standstill
Max's death occurred as once-in-a-generation heavy snowfall continues to paralyse travel and tourism in parts of the Alps. Several railway lines in the Alps were closed because of the snow, and schools were closed in parts of Bavaria.
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".
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.
Cadillac will become lead EV brand at GM, challenge Tesla
However, there is also a major opportunity for Cadillac here in the United States given the recent strong performance of Tesla. Alongside its bullish guidance, GM said it would use its Cadillac brand to compete with Tesla in the electric-vehcle market.