Former CEO of Hewlett-Packard, Mark Hurd, was fired in 2010 for filing false expense reports to cover up his relationship with a female contractor. Before his transgressions were revealed, Hurd was by all accounts considered to be an exemplary CEO, doubling stock prices and increasing revenue. Readers are asked to evaluate Hewlett-Packard's ethical justification for firing Hurd.
A Breach of Integrity
- Publisher:SAGE Publications, Inc.
- Publication year:2011
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- Discipline: Business Ethics, Leadership & Ethics
- Length:889 words
Region:GlobalOrganization:Hewlett-PackardOrganization Size:Originally Published In:2011). A Breach of Integrity. In Organizational ethics: A practical approach ((2nd ed., pp. 79– 80). Los Angeles: SAGE Publications, Inc. ISBN: 9781412987967.Type:Online ISBN:9781506324814Copyright: © SAGE Publications, Inc. 2012