Law Supreme Court (U.S.)

  • The SEC's complaint, filed in federal district court in Philadelphia, accuses the legendary investor of earning about $4 million in illicit profits from trading in Atlas Pipeline Partners after a corporate insider gave him confidential information about a big divestiture. The SEC has framed its case, as I'll explain, to avoid the question at the Supreme Court.

  • Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal

    There's no truth to a report that Donald Trump wants Peter Thiel on the Supreme Court, a campaign spokeswoman tells CNBC.

  • Justice Peter

    Farhad Manjoo, New York Times Columnist, and Dan Frommer, Recode Editor-In-Chief, weigh in on reports that Donald Trump would nominate Peter Thiel to the Supreme Court.

  • The lawsuit filed in Manhattan federal court by Tilton and her firm Patriarch Partners accused the SEC of violating their constitutional rights to due process and equal protection. It was filed one day after Tilton asked Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the U.S. Supreme Court to put the SEC in-house case against her and Patriarch on hold while she...

  • The lawsuit filed in Manhattan federal court by Tilton and her firm Patriarch Partners accused the SEC of violating their constitutional rights to due process and equal protection. It was filed one day after Tilton asked Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the U.S. Supreme Court to put the SEC in-house enforcement case against her and Patriarch on hold...

  • Robert and Maureen McDonnell

    U.S. prosecutors moved to dismiss corruption charges against former Virginia Gov. Robert McDonnell and his wife Maureen.

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump delivers a speech during the evening session on the fourth day of the Republican National Convention on July 21, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.

    Trump was not the champion we sought, but he is the one we have—the only one who can save us from Clinton's liberal agenda, say two GOP strategists.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 16- A U.S. agency's plans to ban forced arbitration clauses from financial contracts faces a tough road, with early reaction pointing to a years-long battle that could take a Supreme Court test to settle. "If you see a final rule that is substantially similar or identical to the proposed rule there is a very high likelihood that there will be an...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 4- Apple Inc deserved the hundreds of millions of dollars in damages Samsung Electronics Co Ltd paid for infringing patented designs of the iPhone, because the product's distinctive look drives people to purchase it, a group of design industry professionals told the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday. They include famous fashion names Calvin Klein,...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 4- Apple Inc deserved the hundreds of millions of dollars in damages Samsung Electronics Co Ltd paid for infringing patented designs of the iPhone because the product's distinctive look drives people to purchase it, a group of design industry professionals told the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday. They include famous fashion names Calvin Klein,...

  • Wednesday's order means the student will not be able to use the restroom of his choice when school starts, NBC News reports.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 29- Apple Inc on Friday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to clear the way for the iPhone maker to secure hundreds of millions in damages from Samsung Electronics Co Ltd in a case over smartphone design patents. Apple said there was no need for the Supreme Court to send the case back to a lower court for further proceedings. Its efforts were partially...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 29- Apple Inc on Friday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to rule against Samsung Electronics Co Ltd over whether Apple should receive damages in a case about smartphone design patents. Apple said there was no need for the Supreme Court to send the case back to a lower court for further proceedings. Its efforts were partially rewarded in May 2015, when...

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump delivers a speech during the evening session on the fourth day of the Republican National Convention on July 21, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.

    This manufacturing CEO says all business owners and job creators should support Trump over Clinton to be the next US president.

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks on the last day of the Republican National Convention on July 21, 2016, in Cleveland, Ohio

    Julissa Arce says if Donald Trump were president while she was a young, undocumented immigrant, he probably would’ve deported her. And after his hate-filled speech, it’s time to stop Trump.

  • Justice Ginsburg apologizes for Trump comments

    Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has apologized for comments criticizing Republican presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.

  • Donald Trump, presumptive Republican presidential nominee

    This GOP delegate and former senator says Trump is a "sociopath" and delegates should dump him in favor of a qualified candidate at the convention.

  • Reid Hoffman, chairman and co-founder of LinkedIn Corp.

    LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman says enough is enough. It's time for Mitch McConnell and other GOP senators to do their jobs.

  • June 30- Medical device maker NuVasive Inc will pay rival Medtronic Plc $45 million to settle a longstanding patent fight related to spinal surgery technology, NuVasive said on Thursday. The patent fight included a couple of rounds at a federal appeals court and a brief trip to the U.S. Supreme Court. It began when Warsaw Orthopedic Inc, a subsidiary of Dublin-...

  • WASHINGTON, June 28- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to decide whether Miami can pursue lawsuits accusing major banks of predatory mortgage lending to black and Hispanic home buyers resulting in loan defaults that drove down city tax revenues and property values. Last September, the Atlanta- based 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a lower...