Steve Jobs Aware of Options Backdating, Fred Anderson Resigns From Board

Apple PR announcing the findings of its special committee investigating stock-options-backdating charges against the company. Former CFO Fred Anderson has resigned from the Apple board, and the PR has this to say about Steve Jobs:

In a few instances, Apple CEO Steve Jobs was aware that favorable grant dates had been selected, but he did not receive or otherwise benefit from these grants and was unaware of the accounting implications.

Wednesday, 4 October 2006