Litigation

HP Sues Oracle As Tech Big Shots' Animosity Grows

SAN FRANCISCO - (AP) Hewlett-Packard Co. has sued its friend-turned-foe Oracle Corp. in another sign of how badly the relationship between the information technology big shots has frayed. The lawsuit, filed Wednesday in Santa Clara County Superior Court, accuses Oracle of behaving illegally in deciding that future versions. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.