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  • Tobias Aide: Hedge Fund Manager Was Murdered Thursday, 18 Oct 2007 | 1:41 PM ET

    An assistant to hedge fund manager Seth Tobias, who died suddenly last month at age 44, told CNBC he has evidence that Tobias was murdered.

  • Milberg Weiss Co-Founder Pleads Not Guilty Monday, 15 Oct 2007 | 1:49 PM ET

    The co-founder of a prestigious New York law firm and two co-defendants pleaded not guilty Monday to federal charges related to a major class-action kickback scheme.

  • Microsoft Appeal Rejected In Improper Charges Case Monday, 15 Oct 2007 | 11:32 AM ET
    Microsoft

    The Supreme Court rejected Monday an appeal by Microsoft and Best Buy of a ruling that reinstated a lawsuit by the electronics retailer's customers who claimed to have been improperly charged for Microsoft's MSN Internet service.

  • Details Emerge in SAC Capital Sex Harassment Case Wednesday, 10 Oct 2007 | 2:45 PM ET

    Sexual harassment cases are nothing new on Wall Street, but CNBC has uncovered new details of one of the most salacious cases to hit a big trading house in a long time.

  • Supreme Court Hears Third-Party Investor Suit Tuesday, 9 Oct 2007 | 1:42 PM ET

    On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court is hearing an case that some say may alter the landscape of investing. The outcome potentially could strengthen shareholder confidence -- or stifle investment markets.

  • AEP to Pay $4.6 Billion to Cut Chemical Emissions Tuesday, 9 Oct 2007 | 11:01 AM ET

    A major power generator agreed in a court settlement Tuesday to spend $4.6 billion to reduce chemical emissions blamed for spreading smog and acid rain across the Northeast.

  • Supreme Court Hears Landmark Investor Suit Tuesday, 9 Oct 2007 | 10:25 AM ET

    On Oct. 9, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear a case that some say may open the flood gates to a tidal wave of investor lawsuits. Legal experts joined CNBC to debate both sides of the issue.

  • NY Mayor Bloomberg Target of Identity Theft: DA Tuesday, 2 Oct 2007 | 6:27 PM ET

    New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg was the victim of identity theft, according to the New York County District Attorney's office.

  • Cablevision Unit, Dolan to Pay $11.6 Million In Suit Tuesday, 2 Oct 2007 | 2:29 PM ET

    A federal jury decided Madison Square Garden and its chairman must pay $11.6 million in damages to former New York Knicks executive Anucha Browne Sanders in her sexual harassment lawsuit.

  • Texas Oilman Pleads Guilty in Oil-for-Food Scandal Monday, 1 Oct 2007 | 11:24 AM ET
    Oscar Wyatt

    Texas oilman Oscar Wyatt pleaded guilty Monday to conspiracy to commit wire fraud, one of five counts against him for his role in the U.N. oil-for-food scandal.

  • High Court Rejects Tobacco Industry Appeal Monday, 1 Oct 2007 | 10:39 AM ET

    The Supreme Court Monday rejected a tobacco industry appeal on two issues in a Florida class-action case that has already resulted in a $145 billion punitive award against the cigarette makers being overturned.

  • Jets Fan Sues Patriots for $184 Million Sunday, 30 Sep 2007 | 12:51 PM ET

    A New York Jets season-ticket holder filed a class-action lawsuit Friday against the New England Patriots and coach Bill Belichick for "deceiving customers."

  • Pfizer Faces $8.5 Billion Suit over Nigeria Drug Trial Sunday, 30 Sep 2007 | 12:32 PM ET

    A court case brought by Nigeria against Pfizer resumes on Tuesday with the U.S. drug maker saying it answered a call for help to save the lives of African children during a meningitis epidemic.

  • Bloomberg Sued in Sex Discrimination Case Friday, 28 Sep 2007 | 8:28 AM ET

    The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission sued Bloomberg LP on Thursday, alleging the news service had discriminated against pregnant employees by cutting their pay and demoting them.

  • Shareholder Sues Moody's Over Subprime Ratings Wednesday, 26 Sep 2007 | 5:24 PM ET

    A union filed a shareholder lawsuit against Moody's on Wednesday claiming the rating agency did not tell investors it "assigned excessively high ratings" to bonds backed by subprime mortgages.

  • Sprint Says Jury Finds Vonage Infringed on Six Patents Wednesday, 26 Sep 2007 | 10:38 AM ET

    A U.S. federal court jury found that Vonage infringed on six Sprint Nextel patents, according to Sprint spokesman Matt Sullivan.

  • California Court Sides with Disney in Pooh Case Tuesday, 25 Sep 2007 | 8:03 PM ET

    A California appeals court on Tuesday declined to reinstate a long-running case against the Walt Disney over royalties it paid for its popular Winnie the Pooh character.

  • Four Out of Five Companies Hit by Fraud: Survey Monday, 24 Sep 2007 | 2:41 PM ET

    Four out of five businesses worldwide have been hurt by some type of corporate fraud in the last three years, according to a survey commissioned by risk consultant Kroll.

  • Class Action Attorney Melvyn Weiss to be Indicted Thursday, 20 Sep 2007 | 9:29 AM ET

    Prosecutors reached a plea deal earlier this week with Weiss's former partner, William Lerach, who along with Weiss helped shape the class-action legal industry and its pursuit of corporations for alleged wrongdoing.

  • Northrop, Cogent settle lawsuit Monday, 10 Sep 2007 | 9:56 PM ET

    Northrop, Cogent settle lawsuit