The move to ban trans fats could prevent 20,000 heart attacks a year and 7,000 deaths, FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg said.
SAC is planning to fight the civil case against its founder Steve Cohen for failure to supervise employees.
Ballot measures that passed in New Jersey and Washington are part of the growing trend heading into next year's mid-term elections, according to advocates.
Charged with providing insider information to SAC Capital, former sell-side analyst Sandeep Aggarwal, is scheduled to appear in court to enter a guilty plea.
The move, approved by a bankruptcy court judge, will repay MF Global customers by reallocating funds initially earmarked for non-customer unsecured creditors.
The decision to indict a company, and to spare, at least for now, its founder and billionaire manager has ignited criticism. The NYT reports.
Hedge fund SAC Capital has agreed to pay $1.8 billion in an insider-trading settlement with the U.S.
India's second-largest IT services exporter has agreed to pay $34 million in a civil settlement with U.S. authorities investigating its use of visas.
The House is scheduled to vote on two bills that would undercut new financial regulations and hand Wall Street a victory. The New York Times reports.
India's Infosys said it was in the process of reaching a settlement with the U.S. over the company's alleged misuse of temporary business visas.
A week before UBS announced a major restructuring last year, one journalist at the Financial Times reported lots of details about the changes.
Requiring companies to compare CEO pay to median worker pay is inherently useless and is dangerous overregulation.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is proposing placing limits on how much a company can raise and how much people can donate with crowdfunding.
A recent court case has given the federal government a chance to sidestep Congress and end private equity's billion-dollar tax break. The NYT reports.
The former General Electric chief said that the JPMorgan settlement is "just the beginning" and that other companies will be pursued.
A Washington D.C. judge declined to grant an injunction sought by a group of individuals and small businesses who claim Obamacare subsidies are unlawful.
SAC Capital Advisors will shut down its London office by the end of the year as the hedge fund downsizes, according to a memo sent to staff on Tuesday.
New York and Illinois court rulings on 'Amazon taxes' may head to the U.S. Supreme Court to settle questions about the taxing online retail sales.
A judge dismissed a $40 million civil claim against Madoff's brother, son and former directors of the firm.
SAC Capital is moving close to an agreement with prosecutors to settle insider trading charges for more than $1 billion, which would be the largest ever penalty of its kind.