Defence calls charges against Nortel execs ‘preposterous

Defence calls charges against Nortel execs ‘preposterous

Prosecutors have made “preposterous” allegations against three former Nortel Networks executives, a defence lawyer has told an Ontario Superior Court...

January 19th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Nortel board ‘sandbagged,’ says prosecutor

Nortel board ‘sandbagged,’ says prosecutor

Staff at telecom equipment maker Nortel Networks were so desperate to make the company look profitable in 2003 that they...

January 17th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Ex-Nortel execs plead not guilty to fraud

Ex-Nortel execs plead not guilty to fraud

Former executives of Nortel Networks operated a “cookie jar” of funds used to tailor the network equipment maker’s profits and losses...

January 16th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Nortel executives lied about financials, says prosecutor

Nortel executives lied about financials, says prosecutor

On the eve of the criminal trial of three senior former Nortel Networks Corp. executives, the prosecution has dropped five...

January 12th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Year in review: July 2011

Year in review: July 2011

At the beginning of July, Research in Motion Ltd. joined a consortium of high-powered bidders keen on preventing arch-rival Google from...

January 6th, 2012 brian bloom

Nortel auction may face government scrutiny

Nortel auction may face government scrutiny

An auction last week of intellectual property and patents held by bankrupt former Canadian technology company Nortel Networks Corp. netted...

July 6th, 2011 Jeff Jedras

RIM in winning group for Nortel patents

RIM in winning group for Nortel patents

It seems ironic, but in the end Nortel Network Corp.’s future was more valuable than its past. Criticized for not...

July 4th, 2011 Howard Solomon

Google stalking Nortel patents

Google stalking Nortel patents

Lots of companies have lusted after the patents Nortel Networks built up over the years. Google has become one of them.The...

April 4th, 2011 Howard Solomon

Avaya reassures Nortel customers at conference

Avaya reassures Nortel customers at conference

When Nortel Networks Inc.’s enterprise division was sold to Avaya Inc. just over a year ago, Toronto’s Humber River Regional...

January 27th, 2011 Howard Solomon