Nov 25- Allergan PLC said on Wednesday it will not appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court a court ruling this year that blocked the company from discontinuing its top-selling Alzheimer's drug in favor of a pricier version. Allergan will also pay $172,000 in legal expenses under a settlement with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who filed an antitrust...» Read More
Exxon's appeal in a case of water pollution was declined by the U.S. Supreme Court. The company needs to pay millions of dollars to New York City.
The Supreme Court declined to hear the different parties in a dispute over a mine in Mich., which will be an extraction site for nickel and copper.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on the latest Supreme Court decision which could further loosen the reins and flow of money in politics.
CNBC's Jon Fortt and Henry Blodget, Business Insider editor-in-chief & CEO, discuss the implications of a Supreme Court patent infringement case that could restrict the types of software and computer programs eligible for patent protection.
The U.S. Supreme Court will delve into the hotly contested question of when software is eligible for patent protection.
The Supreme Court will consider whether businesses can object to a law that requires employers to provide insurance that covers birth control.
A drug company worker accusing his employer of encouraging excessive dosage in heartburn medications faces a last-ditch U.S. Supreme Court bid.
The Supreme Court is considering whether to make it tougher for investors to band together to sue corporations for securities fraud.
The Supreme Court ruled that the victims of former Texas tycoon R. Allen Stanford's massive Ponzi scheme can go forward with class-action lawsuits.
The Supreme Court upheld Monsanto's biotech seed patents on Monday, dealing a blow to organic farmers and critics of the company.
A U.S. Supreme Court justice denied a last-ditch effort to stop the merger of American Airlines and US Airways.
New York and Illinois court rulings on 'Amazon taxes' may head to the U.S. Supreme Court to settle questions about the taxing online retail sales.
Major broadcasters have filed a petition with the Supreme Court against Internet video service Aereo, Dow Jones reported on Friday.
The Supreme Court is tackling a challenge to limits on contributions by the biggest individual donors to political campaigns.
Senator Elizabeth Warren is taking aim at the Supreme Court, criticizing the court of being too friendly to corporate America. Former U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX), and Jared Bernstein, former Economic Policy Adviser to Vice Pres. Biden, debate Sen. Warren's comments.
Legal same-sex marriages will be recognized for federal tax purposes, the Obama administration said, allowing couples to claim the same tax benefits as heterosexual couples.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the IRS will treat legal same-sex couples as married for tax purposes regardless of where the couple lives.
Business advocacy group on winning side in 14 out of 17 cases heard before the high court this term.
NBC's Pete Williams reports on the victory for same-sex marriage; and Jeffrey Tanenbaum, Nixon Peabody, and Carly Fiorina, Former Hewlett-Packard CEO, discuss.
The Federal Defense of Marriage Act was struck down by the U.S. Supreme Court. CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports from now on, in the 12 states where gay marriage is legal, same-sex couples must receive equal access to federal protection and benefits.