Law Lawsuits

  • 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.

  • US files anit-trust lawsuit

    The U.S. Justice Department will file an anti-trust lawsuit to block the merger of AMR and U.S Airways. The anti-trust lawsuit is supported by several states, reports CNBC's David Faber.

  • Mark Hurd lawsuit dismissed

    A sexual harassment lawsuit against former Hewlett-Packard CEO Mark Hurd has been dismissed, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • US to charge 2 'London Whale' colleagues

    Prosecutors are preparing to file criminal charges against two JPMorgan employees, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • JPM's 'London 'Whale' watch

    Prosecutors are preparing to file criminal charges against two JPMorgan employees as part of the "London Whale" investigation, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly with the latest details.

  • Gov't demands JPM admits 'wrongdoing'

    The SEC wants JPMorgan to admit to wrong doings related to last year's $6 billion London Whale trading losses, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis; and is this the right instance for the SEC to be making a test case? Marc LoPresti, Tagliaferro & LoPresti; and Andrew Stoltmann, Stoltmann Law Offices, weigh in.

  • SAC to keep running?

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports SAC Capital and prosecutors have reached a deal to keep the firm running. And Pete Najarian notices some unusual activity in Macy's.

  • Samsung devices banned in the US?

    A decision is expected to me made today in the patent infringement case between Apple and Samsung. Brian Cooley, CNET.com, and Ina Fried, All Things D, provide insight.

  • JPM nears 'whale' settlement

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs has the latest on JPMorgan's pending "London Whale" settlement with the SEC.

  • Obama overturns Apple ban

    Christopher Carani, a lawyer with McAndrews Held & Malloy, discusses the Obama administration's overturning a ruling by the U.S. International Trade Commission to ban the sale of older iPhones and iPads.

  • Goldman gets sued for anti-competitive behavior

    The big bank is getting hit with a class-action lawsuit over its aluminum storage methods, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • A worker at a factory operated by Alcoa.

    A U.S. class action alleging an illegal agreement to inflate aluminum prices may be just the start of aluminum buyers' legal assault against warehouse owners such as Goldman Sachs.

  • Tourre found guilty of mortgage fraud

    Ron Geffner, former SEC enforcement attorney, discusses Thursday's verdict after the jury found former Goldman Sachs trader Fabrice Tourre liable for his role in defrauding investors.

  • 'Fabulous Fab' found liable

    After a day and a half of deliberation a jury found former Goldman Sachs banker Fabrice Tourre liable on six of seven civil counts linked to a bet on the housing market, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • Icahn sues Dell & board of directors

    Carl Icahn has filed a suit against Dell and its board of directors to prevent the company from setting a new record date for the special meeting, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Closing arguments in Macy's vs. JC Penney case

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the latest details on the court battle over Martha Stewart products.

  • Game changing ruling for EA

    U.S Federal courts have appealed Electronic Arts in favor of ex-NCAA basketball and football players. Len Elmore, lawyer and former NCAA player, joins to discuss the implications and the future of EA.

  • Aggarwal charged in insider trading scheme

    Conspiracy charges have been filed against former equity analyst Sandeep Aggarwal for allegedly providing information about negotiations between Yahoo and Microsoft to SAC's Richard Lee, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • JPM to pay $450M in energy market case

    Jon Wellinghoff, FERC chairman discusses JPMorgan's settlement of energy market manipulation of the power market in California and Michigan, with CNBC' Kate Kelly.

  • NJ's 'Real Housewives' stars indicted

    The Giudices, one of the families in the "Real Housewives of New Jersey," are accused of mail and wire, bank and bankruptcy fraud, in addition to making false statements on loan applications, according to the Justice Department. NBC's Andrea Day reports.