SAN FRANCISCO— Ride-sharing companies Uber, Lyft and Sidecar are being threatened with legal action in San Francisco and Los Angeles over how they screen drivers and charge passengers, along with other business practices. The company Sidecar publicly released a copy of the letter it received Thursday from San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon.» Read More
Georgia was named CNBC's "America's Top State for Business." Gov. Nathan Deal, (R-Ga.), discusses doing business in the Peach State and explains how government created the environment for the private sector to create jobs.
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler has sought to establish himself as a strong defender of consumer interests who would punish ISPs whose business practices may hurt consumers or competition.
Congress is once again considering the renewal of an act that requires insurers to offer terrorism insurance. The question is – does it need some tweaks?
We need to understand the difference between U.K. and U.S. English, as mistakes may prove costly, says Allyson Stewart-Allen, CEO of International Marketing Partnership.
GlaxoSmithKline says Britain's Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has opened a formal criminal investigation into its commercial practices.
SHANGHAI/ ZURICH, May 22- Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG said on Thursday it had been visited by a unit of China's anti-trust regulator, amid increasing scrutiny over business practices in the pharmaceutical sector in the country.
Chinese police have charged several former GlaxoSmithKline employees as the British drug maker is accused of evading million in Chinese taxes.
The Securities and Exchange Commission said the NYSE, two of its exchanges and one affiliated brokerage "repeatedly engaged in business practices that either violated exchange rules or required a rule when the exchanges had none in effect." The NYSE agreed to settle the matter and pay a $4.5 million penalty without admitting or denying the charges.
Arik Hesseldahl, Re/code senior editor, discusses the $9 billion class-action suit filed over poaching pacts made by tech giants. We should be operating in as free a market as possible, says Hesseldahl.
From layoffs to budget cuts, bad news is a nearly daily occurrence but delivering it is one of the hardest things for leaders. Here are 10 tips.
Companies can't just react to catastrophes like extreme weather or the financial crisis—they need to be proactive. Here are four tips.
Gah! For all the gender equality progress we’ve made, it turns out that a woman having a business dinner with a man still raises a few eyebrows.
Amid Libor probes big banks are considering banning traders from online chat rooms seen by regulators as venues for collusion and market manipulation.
Georg Kell, United Nations Global Compact, talks about the role of business in society, as well as the role it has to play in supporting peace around the globe.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the news organization has released an in-depth report on its practices of reporting on clients using its expensive terminals on Wall Street.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon takes a look at China's off-the-balance-sheet loans, which are at the heart of the country's $6 trillion shadow banking industry.
I do not see JPMorgan charged criminally, that's "completely off the table," says Jacob Frenkel, Schulman Rogers, discussing the Justice Department's investigation into JPMorgan's energy business.
Jacob Frenkel, Schulman Rogers partner, discusses reports the U.S. government is looking into whether JPMorgan hired the children of Chinese officials to help boost its business in China.
China detained and questioned an executive of GlaxoSmithKline, amid an ongoing bribery investigation, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.
Federal agents raided 14 "7-Eleven" stores on Long Island as part of an investigation into "human smuggling." CNBC's Andrea Day, offers insight and the "Street Signs" crew reacts.