GO
Loading...

Lawsuits

More

  • Wal-Mart: Morgan, others weren't wearing seatbelts Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 6:34 PM ET
    Tracy Morgan performing last May.

    Wal-Mart says Tracy Morgan and other people in a vehicle struck from behind by a company truck on a New Jersey highway weren't wearing seatbelts.

  • Avon wins dismissal of lawsuit over China bribery Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 1:59 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept 29- Avon Products Inc on Monday won the dismissal of a securities fraud lawsuit accusing the cosmetics company of concealing its inability to stop workers from bribing officials in China to win business there.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 29- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday had a change of heart and dismissed a case it had previously agreed to hear on whether class action claims against underwriters of securities issued by a unit of the now-defunct IndyMac Bancorp Inc should be able to proceed.

  • Sept 29- A federal judge rejected a settlement of a lawsuit challenging longtime Abercrombie& Fitch Co Chief Executive Michael Jeffries' pay, saying it offered little benefit to shareholders despite "serious" allegations of wrongdoing.

  • AIG's Greenberg sues government     Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 10:24 AM ET

    Six years after the U.S. government bailed out AIG, the company's longtime CEO Hank "Ace" Greenberg is suing for damages, and the trial begins today. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the details

  • Marvel settles with family of superhero creator Friday, 26 Sep 2014 | 5:04 PM ET

    Marvel has settled a lawsuit bound for the Supreme Court that pitted the comic-book company against the family of a renowned comics artist.

  • Wynn, 72, and his company Wynn Resorts Ltd filed suit against Chanos, founder of New York- based hedge fund Kynikos Associates LP, in federal court in San Francisco.

  • Sept 26- Casino mogul Steve Wynn has filed a lawsuit accusing prominent short-seller Jim Chanos of slander. In a complaint filed on Thursday, Wynn said Chanos had told several people at an "invitation-only" event in Berkeley, California, on or about April 25 that Wynn and his company, Wynn Resorts Ltd, had violated the federal Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

  • MGM sues men proposing pot shop over trademark Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 6:31 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS— A single apostrophe won't be enough to separate M life and M'Life in the minds of customers, according to an MGM Resorts International trademark lawsuit against two people who want to open a marijuana dispensary. There should be no confusion, he said, because his business and MGM Resorts are in distinctly different trades.

  • CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the first family has accepted compensation from General Motors for its ignition switch related crash.

  • Court to hear arguments in jury award cap case Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 12:42 PM ET

    HELENA, Mont.— The Montana Supreme Court will hear arguments in an appeal of a $52 million verdict awarded to an office supply company, one of two cases that could determine whether the state's $10 million cap on jury awards for punitive damages will stand.

  • US to pay Navajo tribe $554M in landmark settlement Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    The Obama administration has agreed to pay the Navajo Nation a record $554 million to settle longstanding claims by America's largest Indian tribe.

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 5:15 a.m. EDT Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 5:15 AM ET

    Beijing summons tycoons in sign of elite's key role in Chinese city Movie, television production companies expected to get FAA permission to fly drones ADB cuts growth forecast for Southeast Asia this year and next due to slower domestic demand Groping, sex propositions and lap dances alleged in harassment suit against call center firm Some lenders reissuing credit, debit cards in wake of Home Depot customer data breach Wal-Mart joins banks appealing to low-income customers by eliminating overdraft fees APNewsBreak: New Jersey casino regulators say unshuffled cards game did not break any rules Asian stock markets higher as Wall Street gains, US home sales data boost sentiment Chairman of Royal Bank of Scotland to step down in 2015; joins board of GSK Families of teens killed in Wisconsin crash drop lawsuit against GM; will consider settlement

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 5:10 a.m. EDT Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 5:11 AM ET

    Beijing summons tycoons in sign of elite's key role in Chinese city Movie, television production companies expected to get FAA permission to fly drones ADB cuts growth forecast for Southeast Asia this year and next due to slower domestic demand Groping, sex propositions and lap dances alleged in harassment suit against call center firm Some lenders reissuing credit, debit cards in wake of Home Depot customer data breach Wal-Mart joins banks appealing to low-income customers by eliminating overdraft fees APNewsBreak: New Jersey casino regulators say unshuffled cards game did not break any rules Asian stock markets higher as Wall Street gains, US home sales data boost sentiment Chairman of Royal Bank of Scotland to step down in 2015; joins board of GSK Families of teens killed in Wisconsin crash drop lawsuit against GM; will consider settlement

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 4:38 a.m. EDT Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 4:38 AM ET

    Beijing summons tycoons in sign of elite's key role in Chinese city Movie, television production companies expected to get FAA permission to fly drones ADB cuts growth forecast for Southeast Asia this year and next due to slower domestic demand Groping, sex propositions and lap dances alleged in harassment suit against call center firm Some lenders reissuing credit, debit cards in wake of Home Depot customer data breach Wal-Mart joins banks appealing to low-income customers by eliminating overdraft fees APNewsBreak: New Jersey casino regulators say unshuffled cards game did not break any rules Asian stock markets higher as Wall Street gains, US home sales data boost sentiment Chairman of Royal Bank of Scotland to step down in 2015; joins board of GSK Families of teens killed in Wisconsin crash drop lawsuit against GM; will consider settlement

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 4:18 a.m. EDT Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 4:18 AM ET

    Beijing summons tycoons in sign of elite's key role in Chinese city Movie, television production companies expected to get FAA permission to fly drones ADB cuts growth forecast for Southeast Asia this year and next due to slower domestic demand Groping, sex propositions and lap dances alleged in harassment suit against call center firm Some lenders reissuing credit, debit cards in wake of Home Depot customer data breach Wal-Mart joins banks appealing to low-income customers by eliminating overdraft fees APNewsBreak: New Jersey casino regulators say unshuffled cards game did not break any rules Asian stock markets higher as Wall Street gains, US home sales data boost sentiment Families of teens killed in Wisconsin crash drop lawsuit against GM; will consider settlement US judge: Businesses don't have to give back millions of dollars in BP oil spill payouts

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 3:10 a.m. EDT Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 3:11 AM ET

    Movie, television production companies expected to get FAA permission to fly drones ADB cuts growth forecast for Southeast Asia this year and next due to slower domestic demand Groping, sex propositions and lap dances alleged in harassment suit against call center firm Some lenders reissuing credit, debit cards in wake of Home Depot customer data breach Wal-Mart joins banks appealing to low-income customers by eliminating overdraft fees APNewsBreak: New Jersey casino regulators say unshuffled cards game did not break any rules Asian stock markets higher as Wall Street gains, US home sales data boost sentiment Families of teens killed in Wisconsin crash drop lawsuit against GM; will consider settlement US judge: Businesses don't have to give back millions of dollars in BP oil spill payouts From day care and health care to housing and college, US middle class feeling tighter squeeze

  • The two appeals, by consumer and commercial classes of plaintiffs involved in the aluminum industry, were filed with the U.S. Court of Appeals on Sept. 24, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd said in a filing on Thursday.

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 12:26 a.m. EDT Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 12:26 AM ET

    ADB cuts growth forecast for Southeast Asia this year and next due to slower domestic demand Groping, sex propositions and lap dances alleged in harassment suit against call center firm Some lenders reissuing credit, debit cards in wake of Home Depot customer data breach Wal-Mart joins banks appealing to low-income customers by eliminating overdraft fees APNewsBreak: New Jersey casino regulators say unshuffled cards game did not break any rules Asian stock markets higher as Wall Street gains, US home sales data boost sentiment Families of teens killed in Wisconsin crash drop lawsuit against GM; will consider settlement US judge: Businesses don't have to give back millions of dollars in BP oil spill payouts From day care and health care to housing and college, US middle class feeling tighter squeeze Anti-addiction activists call for FDA chief's resignation amid painkiller abuse epidemic

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 12:18 a.m. EDT Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 12:18 AM ET

    ADB cuts growth forecast for Southeast Asia this year and next due to slower domestic demand Groping, sex propositions and lap dances alleged in harassment suit against call center firm Some lenders reissuing credit, debit cards in wake of Home Depot customer data breach Wal-Mart joins banks appealing to low-income customers by eliminating overdraft fees APNewsBreak: New Jersey casino regulators say unshuffled cards game did not break any rules Asian stock markets higher as Wall Street gains, US home sales data boost sentiment Families of teens killed in Wisconsin crash drop lawsuit against GM; will consider settlement US judge: Businesses don't have to give back millions of dollars in BP oil spill payouts From day care and health care to housing and college, US middle class feeling tighter squeeze Anti-addiction activists call for FDA chief's resignation amid painkiller abuse epidemic