Staples $2.9bn payout for employees in $5bn fraud scandal

The largest payouts in the history of the U.S. Department of Justice’s largest criminal fraud case were made Friday for employees at Staples Corp. and its Staples Advantage stores, as the two companies settled federal charges related to the scheme.The largest payout of $2,934,500 is to be made to Staples’s 2,800 employees in the United […]