Comcast (CMCSA) CEO Brian Roberts agrees to pay a $500K civil penalty to settle charges he...

|About: Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)|By:, SA News Editor

Comcast (CMCSA) CEO Brian Roberts agrees to pay a $500K civil penalty to settle charges he violated pre-merger reporting and waiting requirements when he acquired Comcast voting stock four years ago. Roberts is the latest in a long line of well-known corporate execs who have inadvertently broken similar laws, including Bill Gates and John Malone.