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  • *Nvidia sued Samsung, Qualcomm for patent infringement in Sept. SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 11- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has accused Nvidia Corp of infringing several of its chip-related patents and for making false claims about its products, counter-suing after Nvidia filed a suit against the Korean company in September. Samsung's lawsuit came after Nvidia accused...

  • Nov 11- Debt-strapped casino operator Caesars Entertainment Corp has reached an agreement with key senior creditors on the outline of a restructuring plan that includes a prearranged bankruptcy for its largest unit as soon as January, Bloomberg reported, citing two people with knowledge of the negotiations. Under the plan being negotiated by first-lien...

  • Nov 11- Debt-strapped casino operator Caesars Entertainment Corp has reached an agreement with key senior creditors on the outline of a restructuring plan that includes a prearranged bankruptcy for its largest unit as soon as January, Bloomberg reported, citing two people with knowledge of the negotiations. Under the plan being negotiated by first-lien...

  • BERLIN, Nov 11- Volkswagen's bid to increase its stake in a lucrative joint venture with Chinese partner FAW has stalled just as the German automaker is stepping up expansion in its biggest market, company sources said. The setback to VW's ambitions in China, where it sells nearly 40 percent of its vehicles, comes as Beijing seeks to promote national champions...

  • Nov 10- Network gear maker Juniper Networks Inc said Chief Executive Shaygan Kheradpir resigned, one year after he was hired from Barclays Plc to head the company. His resignation followed a review by Juniper's board of his leadership and conduct in a negotiation with a customer, the company said in a statement. Rami Rahim, who was executive vice president and...

  • Nov 10- Dendreon Corp filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after sales of the world's first cancer vaccine fell short of expectations and left the company deep in debt. Seattle- based Dendreon said it had agreed terms of a financial restructuring with certain bond holders that may involve a standalone recapitalization or the sale of the company or its...

  • Nov 10- Cancer vaccine maker Dendreon Corp filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday after its potential blockbuster cancer drug failed to live up to expectations, saddling the company with heavy debt. Dendreon's stock was down nearly 62 percent at 36 cents in premarket trading. Under the agreements, senior noteholders will support a plan of...

  • Dendreon files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 2:22 AM ET

    Nov 10- Biotechnology company Dendreon Corp filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday and said it has reached agreements on the terms of a financial restructuring with certain bond holders. Dendreon said the restructuring may take the form of a stand-alone recapitalization or a sale of the company or its assets. Under the agreements, the senior...

  • UPDATE 1-Archer Daniels Midland names Juan Luciano CEO Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 1:35 AM ET

    Nov 6- U.S. agribusiness company Archer Daniels Midland Co named Juan Luciano chief executive, effective Jan. 1. Luciano, who holds an industrial engineering degree from the Buenos Aires Institute of Technology, previously worked with the Dow Chemical Co.. ADM, along with Bunge Ltd, Cargill Inc and Louis Dreyfus Corp, are known as the "ABCD" companies, which dominate...

  • Archer Daniels Midland names Juan Luciano CEO Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 12:15 AM ET

    Nov 6- U.S. agribusiness company Archer Daniels Midland Co named Juan Luciano as chief executive, effective Jan. 1. Luciano succeeds Patricia Woertz, who will remain as ADM's chairman and is expected to retire in May. Luciano, who joined ADM in 2011, currently serves as president and chief operating officer responsible for leading and running the company's...

  • Nov 4- GoPro Inc, which makes wearable cameras used by surfers, skydivers and other action junkies to post their exploits online, said it has appointed Zander Lurie as its senior vice president of media. Lurie most recently worked as executive vice president at Guggenheim Digital Media-- the owner of Dick Clark Productions and the Los Angeles Dodgers.

  • Nov 4- The U.S. Labor Department said it filed a lawsuit against the fiduciaries of steelmaker Severstal Wheeling Inc for failing to properly oversee its retirement plans and causing losses of more than $7 million. The department alleged that the fiduciaries- members of Severstal Wheeling's retirement committee, Michael DiClemente and Dennis Halpin, and...

  • CORRECTED-Stryker settles hip implants lawsuit Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 8:04 PM ET

    Nov 3- Orthopedics company Stryker Corp said its settled a compensation lawsuit related to its hip implant, and said it did not expect the settlement to hurt its profit. Stryker will provide a base payment of $300,000 to patients who received the implant and underwent revision surgery by Nov. 3, to remove and replace the devices, plaintiffs' counsel Wendy...

  • Nov 3- Online coupon company RetailMeNot Inc said its chief financial officer had resigned as it forecast weak quarterly revenue and its shares sank 20 percent in extended trading. RetailMeNot forecast revenue of $84.7 million- $86.7 million for this quarter. RetailMeNot said customer visit was growing, but most of that growth came from "lower monetizing...

  • Stryker settles hip implants lawsuit Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 5:52 PM ET

    Nov 3- Orthopedics company Stryker Corp said its settled a compensation lawsuit related to its hip implant, and said it did not expect the settlement to hurt its profit. Stryker will provide a base payment of $300,000 to patients who received the implant and underwent revision surgery by Nov. 3, to remove and replace the devices, plaintiffs' counsel Wendy...

  • Online coupon company RetailMeNot's CFO resigns Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 4:24 PM ET

    Nov 3- Online coupon company RetailMeNot Inc forecast current quarter revenue below analysts' average estimate and said its chief financial officer had resigned. The company forecast current-quarter revenue of $84.7 million- $86.7 million, below the average analyst estimate of $90.8 million. Net income rose 14 percent $2.5 million, or 5 cents per share, while...

  • *This is down from 6.68 billion riyals previously. DUBAI, Nov 3- Saudi Arabia's No.2 telecommunications operator Mobily restated a year and a half of earnings due to accounting errors on Monday and posted a shock plunge in profit, months before the kingdom is due to open its stock market to direct foreign investment. "This may be a temporary glitch as Mobily has...

  • KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 1- Two children of a passenger on Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 have sued the company and the Malaysian government for damages, the first lawsuit to be filed over the aircraft which disappeared in March. The two Malaysian boys, aged 13 and 14, filed the suit at the High Court registry, also naming the heads of the Department of Civil Aviation, the...

  • Morgan Stanley board member Griffith Sexton retires Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | 5:14 PM ET

    Oct 31- Morgan Stanley said Griffith Sexton, a director since 2005, retired from its board. Sexton was an investment banker at Morgan Stanley from 1973 to 1995, after which he taught at Columbia Business School and Princeton University as a visiting lecturer. He was also an advisory director at Morgan Stanley from May 1995 to September 2008.

  • REFILE-Comcast spin-off to list on Nasdaq in 2015 Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | 2:40 PM ET

    Oct 31- Midwest Cable Inc, the cable company to be spun off from Comcast Corp after it buys Time Warner Cable Inc, said it would list its Class A common stock on the Nasdaq under the symbol "GLCI" in 2015.. Comcast said in April it would divest 2.5 million subscribers across the U.S. This was part of a three-way deal between Comcast, Charter Communications Inc and Time...