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  • MASSACHUSETTS JUDGE DENIES MOTION TO DISMISS LAWSUIT OVER REMOVAL OF VIACOM CEO PHILIPPE DAUMAN AND BOARD MEMBER GEORGE ABRAMS FROM TRUST-FILING.

  • BISMARCK, N.D.— North Dakota's attorney general says a lawsuit challenging the state's anti-corporate farming law is so vague that his office can't even respond to it. "Farm Bureau does not reasonably detail what particular statute or statutes, within an entire chapter, violates the U.S. It was filed in U.S. District Court in Bismarck on June 2 by the state Farm...

  • The company also raised its full-year revenue forecast range to $8.27 billion- $8.37 billion from $8.08 billion- $8.23 billion. The company reported a net loss of $207 million, or 15 cents per share, for the quarter ended June 30, largely due to litigation charges. The company posted a profit of $102 million, or 8 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • However, the company reported a net loss of $207 million, or 15 cents per share, in the second quarter ended June 30 largely due to litigation charges. The company posted a profit of $102 million, or 8 cents per share, a year earlier. The company's net sales rose to $2.13 billion from $1.84 billion.

  • BRIDGEPORT, Conn.— A Connecticut judge will hear arguments on whether gun maker Remington Arms' company documents should be sealed from public view as it fights a lawsuit filed by families of some of the victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre. A court hearing is set for Thursday in Bridgeport. Madison, North Carolina- based Remington Arms is the...

  • Steve Mollenkopf, CEO of Qualcomm.

    Qualcomm is set to pay more than $19 million to settle claims that the company discriminated against female employees, Recode reported.

  • Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak

    Goldman Sachs is being sued by a shareholder of one of its former clients over alleged fraudulent misrepresentations that involve links to the prime minister of Malaysia.

  • Harrison Ford

    A film production company on Tuesday admitted health and safety breaches resulting in an accident on the set of "Star Wars."

  • The portable emissions testing system is seen attached to the exhaust of a red 2016 Volkswagen AG Golf TDI emissions certification vehicle being tested inside the California Air Resources Board Haagen-Smit Laboratory in El Monte, California.

    A judge granted preliminary approval for a settlement in which Volkswagen offers to buy back polluting diesel-powered vehicles.

  • Investor seeks $510 from Goldman Sachs

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports the latest on the lawsuit that claims Goldman Sachs was a key advisor to 1MDB.

  • NEW YORK, July 25- A U.S. judge on Monday said Deutsche Bank AG must face part of a lawsuit claiming it deceived investors who bought more than $5.4 billion of preferred securities by concealing its exposure to the fast-deteriorating subprime mortgage market. District Judge Deborah Batts in Manhattan rejected the German bank's bid to dismiss claims with...

  • NEW YORK, July 25- A U.S. judge on Monday said Deutsche Bank AG must face part of a lawsuit claiming it deceived investors who bought more than $5.4 billion of preferred securities by concealing its exposure to the fast-deteriorating subprime mortgage market. District Judge Deborah Batts in Manhattan rejected the German bank's bid to dismiss claims with...

  • NEW YORK, July 25- A federal judge on Monday banned Uber Technologies Inc and its Chief Executive Travis Kalanick from using information from a background check on a passenger bringing a price-fixing lawsuit, saying the investigative firm conducting the probe may have engaged in criminal conduct. District Judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan also faulted the...

  • NEW YORK, July 25- A federal judge on Monday banned Uber Technologies Inc and its Chief Executive Travis Kalanick from using information obtained in a background check of a plaintiff bringing a price-fixing lawsuit, saying the firm that conducted the investigation engaged in "arguably" criminal conduct. District Judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan said the firm,...

  • Travis Kalanick, CEO, Uber

    The judge banned information from an investigative firm in a background check of a plaintiff who brought a price-fixing lawsuit.

  • NEW YORK, July 25- A federal judge on Monday banned Uber Technologies Inc and its Chief Executive Travis Kalanick from using information obtained by an investigative firm in a background check of a plaintiff who brought a price-fixing lawsuit. District Judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan said the firm, Ergo, "engaged in fraudulent and arguably criminal conduct."

  • NEW YORK— A federal appeals court has rejected a shareholder lawsuit filed against key directors at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. that claimed they allowed and concealed alleged bribery in the company's Mexico division. Chief Judge William Riley wrote for the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that shareholders, including the Louisiana Municipal Police Employees'...

  • July 22- Wal-Mart Stores Inc executives and directors persuaded a federal appeals court on Friday to reject shareholder claims that they permitted and then covered up pervasive bribery by officials at the world's largest retailer's Mexico unit. By a 3-0 vote, the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis upheld a lower court dismissal of a federal lawsuit...

  • NEW YORK, July 21- A federal bankruptcy judge on Thursday narrowed a $905 million lawsuit filed by the trustee seeking money for Bernard Madoff's victims against executives who ran a now-defunct Florida accounting firm that had close ties to the swindler. Bankruptcy Judge Stuart Bernstein in Manhattan said Irving Picard cannot recover alleged improper...

  • A 2016 NBA Playoff game at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina.

    The NBA just canceled plans to hold its 2017 All-Star Game in Charlotte over a North Carolina state law.