Jodie Fisher: Ex-HP CEO Mark Hurd 'groped' former TV starlet then paid $1m hush money

ByReuters Reporter

Updated: 22:05 GMT, 30 December 2011

Former Hewlett Packard CEO Mark Hurd created more and more aggressive romantic advances in excess of numerous years towards an independent contractor who later on accused him of sexual harassment, in accordance to claims in a letter from her lawyer obtained by Reuters.

The letter, ordered unsealed and permitted public for the first time since the scandal emerged last 12 months, outlined in intricate detail accusations by Tv starlet and HP contractor Jodie Fisher that Mr Hurd had wined and dined her, then allegedly sought sexual favors in return for employment.

But fighting to keep the specifics of the years'