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  • When Business Gets Personal

    CNBC's Robert Frank and Courtney Reagan discuss recent situations where business became personal: the Bill Ackman-Carl Icahn feud and the battle over Martha Stewart products between JC Penney and Macy's.

  • BP Gulf Oil Spill Civil Case Begins Today

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the latest details on the civil trial in the Deepwater Horizon Gulf oil spill case. BP could pay as much $18 billions in fines under the Clean Water Act.

  • Terry Lundgren Set to Testify

    JC Penney and Macy's head to court to battle over the legal rights to sell Martha Stewart brands, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Macy's CEO to Testify Today

    The trial between Macy's and JC Penney over legal rights to sell certain Martha Stewart branded products resumes today, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • How Likely is a BP Spill Settlement?

    Steve Yerrid, trial attorney and special counsel to Gov. Christie on Gulf oil spill, tells CNBC why there is motivation on both sides to reach a settlement on Gulf spill damages and avoid a drawn out trial.

  • Tax Break For Private Jets?

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on tonight's big headlines, including Greenlight Capital's Einhorn's victory; and discussing whether Democrats are protecting private jets, with Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY); Mark Simone, WOR Radio Talk Show Host; and Robert Costa, National Review.

  • Victory For Greenlight's Einhorn

    A judge has ruled for Greenlight Capital in a dispute with Apple over the proxy filing, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • USPS Takes Armstrong to Court

    CNBC's Brian Shactman reports the Department of Justice is joining Floyd Landis in a lawsuit accusing Lance Armstrong using performance-enhancing drugs while being sponsored by the U.S. Postal Service. Armstrong says he did not cost the government money. Instead, he says the Postal Service actually benefitted to the tune of more than $100 million from its association with the disgraced cyclist.

  • Carnival: Here Come the Lawsuits

    Michael Winkleman, attorney, discusses the class action lawsuit filed against Carnival, after the events that left passengers stranded on the cruise ship "Triumph" in the Gulf of Mexico.

  • Talking Numbers: Buy Macy's or JC Penney?

    Macy's is dragging JC Penney to court today alleging JC Penney's deal with Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia violates an exclusive contract with Macy's. How to play the stocks, with Carter Worth, Oppenheimer and Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial.

  • JC Penney Lawyer: If Macy's Wins, the Consumer Will Lose

    JC Penny and Macy's are going head to head today at the New York Supreme Court over whether Martha Stewart's contract with Macy's prevents JC Penney from selling Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia products in certain categories, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • The Battle For Martha Stewart Heads to Court

    Retail giants Macy's and JC Penney are heading to court in New York today over the right to sell Martha Stewart home products, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Judge Says Likely to Rule In Greenlight's Favor

    A 90-minute federal court hearing in the Greenlight case against Apple just ended, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Google Breaks $800

    Google's stock is hitting $800 per share for the first time. Discussing whether the stock can go even higher, with Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets; Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research; and Rocky Agrawal, reDesign.

  • Is Content Still King?

    Google's stock is hitting $800 per share for the first time. Discussing Google's stock, and the future of television, with Ken Auletta, The New Yorker.

  • Einhorn Takes Apple to Court

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn is taking Apple to court today.

  • Apple's Pain = Google's Gain?

    Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn faces off against Apple over the tech giant's cash hoard, with CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Einhorn v. Apple in Proxy Dispute

    Oral arguments are set for today in the legal case between Apple and activist investor, David Einhorn, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly. Einhorn accuses the tech giant of hoarding cash due to a Depression-era mentality.

  • The media await the final unloading from the crippled cruise liner Carnival Triumph February 14, 2013 in Mobile, Alabama.

    The first lawsuit over the Carnival cruise ship disaster was filed the day after all passengers landed safely on shore.

  • SEC Freezes Assets Involved In Heinz Trading

    The SEC has frozen assets in a Swiss-based trading account involved in recent Heinz trading under investigation, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.