• Morgan Stanley fires former congressman Harold Ford Jr

    9 days ago - By CNBC

    Morgan Stanley has fired former Democratic Congressman Harold Ford Jr., CNBC confirmed on Thursday.
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  • The ex-Congressman fired by Morgan Stanley for inappropriate conduct is threatening to sue

    The ex-Congressman fired by Morgan Stanley for inappropriate conduct is threatening to sue

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Former US Democratic congressman Harold Ford, Jr. was fired by Morgan Stanley for inappropriate conduct.
    Ford issued a statement after the firing in which he threatened to sue the bank and his accuser.
    The Huffington Post earlier cited an unnamed woman who claimed Ford harassed her on a night several years ago.
    Harold Ford, Jr. a former U.S. Democratic lawmaker turned investment banker, threatened to sue Morgan Stanley after he was fired from the bank for inappropriate conduct.
    A spokeswoman told Reuters on Thursday that Ford had been fired, saying that he was let go for "conduct...
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  • Harold Ford Jr. Fired by Morgan Stanley Over Inappropriate ‘Conduct'

    9 days ago - By NY Times

    Mr. Ford, a former congressman turned Wall Street rainmaker, was terminated by the financial services firm for behavior it said was “inconsistent with our values and in violation of our policies.”
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  • Morgan Stanley Fires Ex-Congressman Ford After Misconduct Probe

    9 days ago - By Fortune

    Morgan Stanley fired former Congressman Harold Ford Jr. after conducting an investigation into harassment, making him the latest in a string of high-profile men to lose their jobs after accusations of mistreating women.
    "He has been terminated for conduct inconsistent with our values and in violation of our policies," Michele Davis, a spokeswoman for New York-based Morgan Stanley, said Thursday in a statement. She declined to comment further on the move, first reported by the Huffington Post.
    A woman who dealt with Ford in a professional capacity, but who isn't an employee of the bank, was...
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  • Morgan Stanley fires former lawmaker for misconduct

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    NEW YORK - Morgan Stanley has fired former U.S. Democratic lawmaker Harold Ford, Jr., a managing director at the Wall Street bank, for inappropriate conduct, a spokeswoman said on Thursday.
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  • Morgan Stanley fires Harold Ford Jr. for misconduct

    9 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Morgan Stanley on Thursday fired former Congressman Harold Ford Jr. following allegations of misconduct.
    HuffPost reported Thursday that a woman alleged that Ford forcibly grabbed her one evening in Manhattan, engaging in harassment and intimidation. The incident took place several years ago and there are emails that confirm the interaction, HuffPost reported.
    "He has been terminated for conduct inconsistent with our values and in violation of our policies," Morgan Stanley said in a statement.
    In a tweet Ford denied the allegations. "This simply did not happen. I have never...
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