Supreme Court (U.S.)


  • Supreme Court: Aereo violated copyright law Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 12:10 PM ET
    Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia leaves the U.S. Supreme Court after oral arguments April 22, 2014 in Washington, DC.

    The U.S. Supreme Court reversed a lower court decision and ruled 6-to-3 that the TV startup Aereo violated copyright law.

  • Traders debate media play post-Aereo ruling     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 12:06 PM ET

    The U.S. Supreme Court ruled online TV service Aereo violates copyright law. The FMHR traders discuss the current trade on media companies.

  • Aereo responds to court loss     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 12:04 PM ET

    Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia says today's SCOTUS ruling is a "massive setback for the American consumer." CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.

  • Aereo not completely over: Analyst     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 11:03 AM ET

    Rich Greenfield, BTIG media & technology analyst, shares his thoughts on the Supreme Court's ruling and explains why Aereo may not be completely finished.

  • Huge win for broadcast networks     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 11:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson takes a close look at the details of the SCOTUS' Aereo ruling. Pearson says the Supreme Court did not buy Aereo's claim that it was worthy of copyright protection.

  • Cops need a warrant to search your phone: Court Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Police may not generally search the cellphones of people they arrest without getting search warrants, the Supreme Court ruled Wednesday.

  • SCOTUS rules on cell phone search     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 10:42 AM ET

    In a surprisingly lopsided opinion, the Supreme Court has ruled police must get a search warrant before they rifle through the cell phone of people they arrest. NBC's Pete Williams also provides insight on the Aereo ruling.

  • Aereo probably out of business: Fmr FCC chair     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 10:39 AM ET

    Former FCC Chairmen Reed Hundt, shares his thoughts on the Supreme Court's decision to deem Aereo illegal. Hundt says Aereo looks and feels like a cable company so it's being treated like a cable company.

  • Close look at Aereo decision     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 10:17 AM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the specific argument Aereo tried to make, and the details of the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling which states Aereo does violate broadcasters' copyrights.

  • Realties of Aereo ruling     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 10:14 AM ET

    David Bank, RBC Capital Markets, weighs in on the Aereo decision. Bank says it's much more positive news for the pure play smaller broadcasters, than it is for the larger broadcasters. CNBC's David Faber provides insight.

  • How Aereo ruling will impact new tech     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 10:13 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin provides insight to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling against Aereo. Boorstin says the court said that Aereo is like a cable company and required to pay fees, but it will not impact cloud services.

  • Supreme Court rules Aereo is illegal     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 10:11 AM ET

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled against Aereo and finds it does violate broadcasters' copyrights.

  • Anticipating Supreme Court decisions     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 9:07 AM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson provides insight to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling ahead on broadcast networks versus Aereo, and other cases of high interest that could come down today.

  • Aereo ruling won't mean Big Bang for CBS Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 1:23 PM ET
    Still from CBS' The Big Bang Theory

    The Supreme Court is set to rule on a case between Aereo and major broadcasters. Here's what's at stake for leading-network CBS.

  • Supreme Court issues split greenhouse ruling     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 10:41 AM ET

    The Supreme Court has issued a near unanimous decision affirming the authority of the EPA to regulate most greenhouse gas emissions from major stationary sources, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.

  • Supreme Court ruling preview     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 9:36 AM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson provides insight to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling ahead on ABC versus Aereo among the multiple cases.

  • Supreme Court readies Aereo decision     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 7:44 AM ET

    The real meat is going to be in the particulars, says former FCC Chairman Michael Powell, sharing his thoughts on the likely outcome when the high court hands down its ruling on net neutrality.

  • NEW YORK, June 19- At a hearing Wednesday afternoon in Manhattan, Argentina's lawyer, Carmine Boccuzzi of Cleary Gottlieb Steen& Hamilton, informed U.S. Argentina also said in a brief to the Supreme Court that it would comply with U.S. court orders.

  • But the nine justices sent the case back to the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals and said that court had wrongly decided that IRS agents could be examined at an evidentiary hearing based on a taxpayer's mere "conclusory allegations."

  • SCOTUS raises bar on what software can be patented Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 2:37 PM ET

    The Supreme Court unanimously upheld the patentability of software Thursday, but raised the bar on what types of software are protected.