Law Lawsuits

  • NFL settles concussion lawsuit for $765 million

    Patrick Rishe, Webster University sports business professor, discusses terms of the NFL's settlement over concussion-related brain injuries—just days before the start of the season.

  • NFL former players reach settlement

    The NFL will pay $765 million to settle lawsuits brought by 4,500 former players who claim the league knew and hid the dangers of concussions from them, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • High-flying airline deal headed to court

    American Airlines and U.S. Airways are taking the Justice Department to court to contest a lawsuit against their merger. Kevin Starke, CRT Capital Group analyst, provides a legal perspective on the case.

  • Going after JPMorgan

    The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is looking into the way JPMorgan sold credit cards, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • US Government seeks $6 billion from JP Morgan

    The "Squawk on the Street" team dissects the news that U.S. authorities are seeking more than $6 billion from JP Morgan related to mis-sold securities.

  • US demands more than $6 billion from JPM

    According to a report, authorities are seeking $6 billion to settle a claim that JPMorgan sent government-backed mortgage companies bad securities. The Financial Times' Tom Braithwaite reports.

  • Trump lawsuit tit for tat

    Donald Trump defended "Trump University" against fraud charges brought about by NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. CNBC's Dominic Chu has the latest details.

  • Trump to fight NY AG's fraud charges

    Donald Trump will defend "Trump University" against fraud charges brought about by NY's Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Schneiderman is a "lightweight" with a "low approval rating," Trump counters, citing his school had an approval rating of 98 percent.

  • NY AG files $40 fraud lawsuit against Trump

    This was a classic bait and switch, says New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, discussing what prompted him to bring suit against Donald Trump's "for-profit" university.

  • The mom behind 'The Honest Toddler'

    Bunmi Laditan,"The Honest Toddler" creator & author, discusses her trademark dispute with actress Jessica Alba over the "Honest" name.

  • Airlines merging: Good or bad for consumers?

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest details in the U.S Airways and AMR airlines merger. And Charles Leocha, The Consumer Travel Alliance; and Gordon Bethune, former Continental CEO, debate whether mergers and consolidation in the airline industry is good for the flying public?

  • 2 ex-JPMorgan traders charged

    The government formally filed criminal charges against 2 former JPMorgan traders at the center of the "London Whale" trading losses. CNBC's Kate Kelly has the details.

  • Airline merger hits turbulence

    The U.S Airways and American airlines merger is in jeopardy after the Justice Department filed an anti-trust lawsuit against the plan. Tom Horne, Arizona Attorney General, explains why he is joining the DOJ to block the merger.

  • Justice department opposes airline merger

    The Justice Department has filed a lawsuit to block the pending merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. Tom Hoban, American Airlines pilot, discusses the affect it will have on workers and consumers.

  • US blocks airline merger

    The Justice Department has filed a lawsuit to block the planned merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the latest.

  • US attorney in non-prosecution agreement

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports the U.S attorney has a non-prosecution agreement with Bruno Iksil in the "London whale" case. Iksil will not be prosecuted for crimes related to improper valuation of securities.

  • Govt. moves to block US Airways/American merger

    The government has grounded a merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. Bruce Schneider, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan; John Briggs, Axinn Weltrop Harkrider; and CNBC's David Faber weigh in.

  • Justice Dept. drops bombshell on airline industry

    The government is grounding a merger between American and U.S Airways. CNBC's Phil Lebeau has the latest details.

  • Summer swoon for stocks?

    Stocks are moving slower once again and bond yields are rising today. As tapering appears to be getting closer, the FMHR traders share their best play for stocks. Mohamed El Erian, Pimco, discusses what he thinks the Fed's next move will be. And CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest on news of the DOJ filing an anti-trust lawsuit blocking a merger between U.S Airways and AMR.

  • US files lawsuit to block AMR-US Airways merger

    The DOJ has set to block a merger between U.S Airways and AMR. Henry Harteveldt, Hudson Crossing, weighs in.