HP pays $14.5m to end 'spy' probe

Friday, 8 December 2006, 4:06 AM EST

Hewlett-Packard has agreed to pay $14.5m (£7.4m) to settle a civil lawsuit over its much-criticised investigation into a boardroom leak.

The probe by the Californian attorney general came after allegations that HP had wrongly spied on its directors to try and find the source of the leak.

At the BBC.

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