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    Apple sued Samsung for copying design features of its devices, including, among other things, its colorful grid of app icons.

  • Michael Lewis, author of Flash Boys.

    Michael Lewis, "The Undoing Project" author, weighs in on insider trading, Wall Street regulation and the Trump administration.

  • SCOTUS makes key ruling on insider trading casing

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on the unanimous decision by the U.S. Supreme Court regarding insider trading.

  • Dec 6- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with Samsung in its big-money smartphone patent fight with Apple, throwing out an appeals court ruling that the South Korean company had to pay a $399 million penalty to its American rival for copying key iPhone designs. The justices sent the case back to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington to...

  • Supreme Courts gets tough on insider trading

    The Supreme Court cracks down on insider trading by ruling that tips from relatives and friends are illegal, even if the insider gets nothing of value in return.

  • The justices, in an 8-0 decision, upheld the 2013 conviction of Bassam Salman, a Chicago man who made nearly $1.2 million trading on non-public information that came from his brother-in-law at Citigroup Inc. It was the court's first ruling in an insider trading case in two decades. The ruling was a major victory for securities regulators and prosecutors, who for...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 6- The Supreme Court on Tuesday handed a victory to two whistleblower sisters by upholding a jury verdict that found State Farm defrauded the U.S. government when the insurance company assessed damage caused by Hurricane Katrina along the Gulf of Mexico coast in 2005.. The court ruled 8-0 to reject State Farm's challenge to a 2015 lower court...

  • Supreme Court sides with Samsung in Apple patent case

    The US Supreme Court ruled for the South Korean company in a dispute over damages related to Apple's iPhone design.

  • Dec 6- The U.S. Supreme Court, ruling in an insider trading case for the first time in two decades, on Tuesday upheld a Chicago man's conviction in a decision that could make it easier to prosecute people accused of profiting from confidential information. The justices, in an 8-0 decision, ruled against Bassam Salman, who was appealing a 2013 conviction stemming...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 6- The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a jury verdict that found State Farm defrauded the U.S. government when the insurance company assessed damage caused by Hurricane Katrina along the Gulf of Mexico coast in 2005.. The court ruled 8-0 in rejecting State Farm's challenge to a 2015 lower court ruling upholding the verdict in a 2006 lawsuit...

  • Dec 6- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with Samsung in its big-money smartphone patent fight with Apple, throwing out an appeals court ruling that said the South Korean company had to pay a $399 million penalty to its American rival for copying key iPhone designs. Samsung had been seeking to pare back $399 million of $548 million it paid Apple in December...

  • Dec 6- The U.S. Supreme Court, ruling in an insider trading case for the first time in two decades, on Tuesday upheld a Chicago man's conviction in a decision that could make it easier to prosecute people accused of profiting from confidential information. The justices, in an 8-0 decision, ruled against Bassam Salman, who was appealing a 2013 conviction stemming...

  • Court makes key ruling on insider trading cases

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on two decisions from the Supreme Court regarding insider trading and patent infringement.

  • Dec 6- The U.S. Supreme Court, ruling in an insider trading case for the first time in two decades, on Tuesday upheld a Chicago man's conviction in a decision that could make it easier to prosecute people accused of profiting from confidential information.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 2- The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear an appeal by printer cartridge reseller Impression Products Inc of a lower court ruling finding it liable for infringing patent rights of Lexmark International Inc when it imported Lexmark's toner products back to the United States after they were sold abroad. At issue is whether foreign sales...

  • Dec 2- The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear appeals by Christian-affiliated hospital systems of lower court rulings that gave the green light to employee lawsuits accusing them of wrongly claiming a religious exemption from federal pension law. New Jersey- based St. Peter's Healthcare System, Illinois- based Advocate Health System and California-...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 2- The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear an appeal by printer cartridge reseller Impression Products Inc of a lower court ruling finding it liable for infringing patent rights of Lexmark International Inc when it imported Lexmark's toner products back to the United States after they were sold abroad. If upheld by the justices, the...

  • Dec 2- The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear appeals by Christian-affiliated hospital systems of lower court rulings that gave the green light to employee lawsuits accusing them of wrongly claiming a religious exemption from federal pension law. New Jersey- based St. Peter's Healthcare System, Illinois- based Advocate Health System and California-...

  • Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister featured in Game of Thrones season six finale.

    AT&T just made a move that is pretty much the nightmare scenario that internet advocates and pro-competition observers have been warning us about, says The Verge's T.C. Sottek.

  • Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump cast their votes on Election Day at PS 59 November 8, 2016 in New York City.

    Trump falsely claimed on Sunday, without evidence, that millions of people voted illegally in the November election, NBC News reports.