NEW YORK, April 16- A New York state appeals court rejected former American International Group Inc Chairman Maurice "Hank" Greenberg's bid to dismiss a lawsuit accusing him of orchestrating an accounting fraud at the insurer he ran for nearly four decades. Greenberg and co-defendant Howard Smith, a former AIG chief financial officer, are accused of having...
NEW YORK, April 16- A New York state appeals court rejected former American International Group Inc Chairman Maurice "Hank" Greenberg's bid to dismiss a decade-old lawsuit accusing him of orchestrating an accounting fraud at the insurer. The defendants failed to show the lack of incentive compensation resulting from the sham transactions at AIG, the...
NEW YORK, Feb 1- Some charities that have received money from U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein said they are reviewing their relationships with him or will decline to accept any future gifts from him in the wake of recent allegations he forced an underage girl to have sex with Britain's Prince Andrew and other powerful men. Epstein, 62, who pleaded guilty in 2008 to...
NEW YORK, Jan 29- With a scheduled trial just four weeks away, the former chairman of American International Group Inc said New York's attorney general should abandon his nearly decade-old fraud case against him, calling it a waste of taxpayer dollars in pursuit of a hollow "trophy" victory. The non-jury trial, scheduled for Feb. 24 in Manhattan before State Supreme...
NEW YORK, Dec 12- A New York lawyer left a suicide note admitting that he had run a $5 million Ponzi scheme and called the investments "all an illusion," prosecutors said on Friday. Charles Bennett, 56, who was rescued Nov. 3 after he jumped into the Hudson River, was arrested and charged with securities and wire fraud in Manhattan federal court. The FBI arrested Bennett...
NEW YORK, Dec 12- A New York lawyer left a suicide note admitting that he had run a $5 million Ponzi scheme and called the investments "all an illusion," prosecutors said on Friday. Charles Bennett, 56, who was rescued Nov. 3 when he tried to commit suicide by jumping into the Hudson River, was arrested and charged with securities and wire fraud in Manhattan federal court.
As less original research is done, companies have increasingly learned how to play the "game" of lowering estimates going into the quarter.
Discussing the changes in the advertising business, and Apple's brand since the loss of Steve Jobs, with advertising executive Jerry Della Femina, He also weighs in on a recent political ad he released slamming Eliot Spitzer.
The vote on the continuing resolution to keep the government funded has been delayed, and Eliot Spitzer lost the Democratic Party primary for New York City. CNBC's Seema Mody has the details.
Ken Langone, co-founder of Home Depot, shares his final thoughts on the return of Eliot Spitzer.
The details of Spitzer's previously opaque financial life were revealed in copies of his tax returns from the past two years provided to The New York Times on Wednesday.
Investigators are digging to track all the money in the investigation into a New York couple accused of running an international prostitution and money-laundering operation. CNBC's Andrea Day offers insight.
John Liu, New York City comptroller, discusses the fund's record setting performance and Eliot Spitzer's run for comptroller.
Recent polls show Eliot Spitzer may be back in New York politics, and its women who are leading the votes. Mickey Carroll, Quinnipiac University Polling; and Kellyanne Conway, The Polling Company, discuss whether it surprises them Spitzer has so much female support.
Here comes Wall Street: Former AIG CEO Hank Greenberg is suing Eliot Spitzer for defamation.
Netflix has more than 36 million streaming customers, and former AIG CEO Hank Greenberg has filed suit against Eliot Spitzer. CNBC's Seema Mody has all the details.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan speaks to Kristin Davis, NYC Comptroller candidate, about Spitzer's request for redemption, and her background in finance.
Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance; and Elizabeth Holtzman, Former NYC Comptroller discuss Eliot Spitzer's campaign for NYC Comptroller.
Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer discusses his run for New York City comptroller and whether the public can trust him.
The prostitution scandal that drove him from office will not weigh heavily on voters, Eliot Spitzer tells CNBC. He says voters will come to embrace his knowledge and experience.