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  • Atlantic City sues for $3M over failed loan program Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 11:09 AM ET
    The Trump Taj Mahal, left, the Showboat Atlantic City Hotel and Casino, center, and Revel Atlantic City stand in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

    As the city fights to overcome an economic downfall, the suit raises questions about why money was fronted to provide loans that banks readily make.

  • WASHINGTON, May 28- U.S. antitrust regulators have settled a long-running fight with Cephalon, now owned by Teva Pharmaceuticals, over how it resolved a patent infringement lawsuit tied to wakefulness drug Provigil, the Federal Trade Commission said on Thursday. As part of the settlement with regulators, Teva, which bought Cephalon in 2012, agreed to pay $1.2...

  • WASHINGTON, May 28- U.S. antitrust regulators have settled a long-running fight with Cephalon, now owned by Teva Pharmaceuticals, over how it resolved a patent infringement lawsuit over the sleep disorder drug Provigil, the Federal Trade Commission said on Thursday. Cephalon had been accused by the FTC of illegally protecting its monopoly on Provigil by...

  • Tracy Morgan settles lawsuit   Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Tracy Morgan settles lawsuit

    Tracy Morgan settles his lawsuit with Walmart; but terms of the settlement were not disclosed.

  • Wearables war: Jawbone files lawsuit against Fitbit Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 8:10 AM ET
    UP by Jawbone (L) and Fitbit (R).

    Jawbone is suing Fitbit and a group of employees who quit Jawbone, saying they stole trade secrets, business plans, and market research.

  • Jawbone files lawsuit against rival Fitbit Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 8:04 PM ET

    NEW YORK— In a clash of rival makers of fitness trackers, Jawbone is suing Fitbit and a group of employees who quit Jawbone to work for Fitbit, saying they stole trade secrets, business plans, market research, and other information. Jawbone's lawsuit names Fitbit Inc. and five former Jawbone employees, and says it believes 10 other employees were also involved.

  • NEW YORK, May 27- A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Wednesday put on hold dozens of lawsuits accusing General Motors Co of concealing an ignition-switch defect while the plaintiffs in those cases appeal an earlier ruling that found their cases were barred. Bankruptcy Judge Robert Gerber's April 15 ruling that the company was shielded from those claims by the terms of...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, May 27- Wearable fitness tracking device maker Fitbit Inc is being accused by rival Jawbone of attempting to steal core confidential data about Jawbone's business, according to a lawsuit filed on Wednesday. The lawsuit, filed in San Francisco Superior Court, alleges Fitbit engaged in a clandestine effort to steal talent, trade secrets and...

  • NEW YORK, May 27- Comedian Tracy Morgan and other people injured in a crash with a Wal-Mart Stores Inc truck last year have reached an out-of-court settlement for an undisclosed sum with the world's largest retailer, court documents filed on Wednesday showed. His lawyer and Wal-Mart's lawyers did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

  • Judge puts GM ignition-switch lawsuits on ice, for now Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 5:10 PM ET

    NEW YORK, May 27- A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Wednesday put on hold dozens of lawsuits accusing General Motors Co of concealing an ignition-switch defect while plaintiffs in those cases appeal an earlier ruling that found their cases were barred. Bankruptcy Judge Robert Gerber's April 15 ruling that the company was shielded from those claims by the terms of its...

  • Wal-Mart, Tracy Morgan settle over fatal crash Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 4:31 PM ET
    Wal-Mart

    Wal-Mart settled a lawsuit with the representatives of Tracy Morgan and two others, who were seriously injured in an accident involving its truck.

  • NEW YORK, May 27- A U.S. judge in California allowed a class action lawsuit to proceed on Wednesday against satellite-radio company Sirius XM Holdings Inc over the payment of royalties for songs produced before 1972, in a case that is being closely watched for its implications for digital media. Gutierrez ruled last September that, under California state law,...

  • Walmart, Tracy Morgan settle accident lawsuit   Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 4:09 PM ET
    Walmart, Tracy Morgan settle accident lawsuit

    Terms of the Walmart and Tracy Morgan settlement have not yet been released. Details, with CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Wal-Mart, Tracy Morgan settle lawsuit related to accident Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 3:51 PM ET

    May 27- Wal-Mart Stores Inc said it settled a lawsuit with the representatives of comedian Tracy Morgan and two others, who were seriously injured in an accident involving its truck. Wal-Mart had already settled with his children. McNair, Morgan and others were returning from a performance in Delaware when the limousine bus they were traveling in on the New...

  • Jawbone sues Fitbit over data 'plundering' Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 3:36 PM ET
    UP by Jawbone (L) and Fitbit (R).

    Jawbone, one of Fitbit's wearable health rivals, alleges that ex-employees took confidential data before leaving. NYT reports.

  • Jawbone sues Fitbit   Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 3:12 PM ET
    Jawbone sues Fitbit

    Jawbone sues Fitbit over stolen data, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • NEW YORK, May 27- A U.S. judge in California on Wednesday allowed a class action lawsuit to proceed against satellite-radio company Sirius XM Holdings Inc over the payment of royalties for songs made before 1972..

  • WASHINGTON, May 26- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled against Cisco Systems Inc over a patent infringement claim the tech giant is fighting. On a 6-2 vote, with Justice Stephen Breyer recused from the case, the court threw out a ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in favor of Cisco. Commil sued Cisco for patent infringement and induced...

  • Supreme Court sides with KBR in false claims dispute Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 10:47 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— The Supreme Court has ruled in favor of defense contractor KBR Inc. in a whistleblower lawsuit over claims that the company overbilled the government for work in Iraq. The justices ruled unanimously Tuesday that former KBR employee Benjamin Carter waited too long to file a suit alleging that the company had fraudulently billed the government...

  • A China infrastructure tycoon who is suing local governments for failing to pay their bills said he reached settlement deals. The Financial Times reports.