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BM's innovating, and this time it's to keep the number of employees it fires secret. 

By asking fired employees to dispute age discrimination claims only in private arbitration, the company is also getting around federal law that requires the disclosure of age and title data of workers in mass layoffs. My scoop: http://bloom.bg/SSVEvO
For at least a decade, International Business Machines Corp. gave fired employees information detailing a severance package that asked them to waive age- discrimination claims and also included a page listing the job titles and ages of workers being let go.
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IBM promises to retain jobs in its home state... a year after it fired workers in the same locations.
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IBM's Dutch tax haven: A look inside the profit-boosting strategy from my colleague and me ... http://bloom.bg/1eOqQzg
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IBM is the Dow's only loser in 2013. I'll tell you why:
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Billionaire Barry Diller's IAC is separating its dating services -- like Match.com and Tinder -- into its own business, potentially positioning it for a spin off. My story:
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IBM has started firing workers in the U.S. as part of its $1 billion workforce restructuring plan -- the second in two years.
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IBM's paying more for new debt after seven quarters of falling revenue. My story: http://bloom.bg/1bFmh9Y 
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A 163-year-old company is giving smartphone makers like Apple and Samsung an edge with curved and germ-repellent glass. My story:
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Underdog video sharing site Vimeo could be the next rising star at billionaire Barry Diller's IAC as the company poises its Match.com business for a spin off. My story:
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When available jobs may not necessarily be a good thing.
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Content Manager for reesenews. Summer intern at Bloomberg News. Texan. Business reporting major at UNC-Chapel Hill. Twitaholic.
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  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Business reporting major, art history minor, 2009 - present