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  • THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14 LONDON- Bank of England policymaker Jan Vlieghe delivers a speech on the outlook for the economy in Britain and globally, a week after the BoE slashed its forecasts for UK growth because of Brexit and the global slowdown- 0930 GMT. NEWARK, Del.- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on "Approaches to Leadership"...

  • PHILADELPHIA, Pa.- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on the economic outlook before the Jewish Business Network Power Lunch- 1700 GMT. DUBLIN- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in moderated discussion on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the European Financial Forum-...

  • Feb 11- U.S. glass container maker Owens-Illinois Inc has sued Venezuela and state-owned companies as it seeks to collect a $500 million arbitration award over the 2010 nationalization of two plants, according to a lawsuit filed on Monday. Owens-Illinois was granted the award in 2015 by the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes, which...

  • **LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney speaks at an FT event as Brexit nears and the world economy slows- 1215 GMT. CINCINNATI, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the Xavier University and Financial Executives International-- Cincinnati Chapter meeting, in...

  • **BRUSSELS- ECB President Mario Draghi to participate in Eurogroup meeting in Brussels. **KANSAS CITY, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George to speak on "Charting America's Economic Course" at a public conversation hosted by the Kansas City Public Library, in Kansas City, Mo.- 0030 GMT. CINCINNATI, United States- Federal Reserve...

  • FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8 SAN FRANCISCO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President Mary Daly to participate in a moderated conversation before the Bay Area Council Economic Institute's 12th Annual Economic Forecast Conference- 1815 GMT. SAINT CLOUD, Minnesota, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard to give...

  • DALLAS, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in a moderated question-and-answer session before the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business Outlook Series 1415 GMT. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8 SAN FRANCISCO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President Mary Daly to participate in a...

  • CLEVELAND, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the 50 Club of Cleveland monthly meeting in Cleveland, Ohio.- 0000 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will participate in an open hearing on financial stability which is held by the Riksdag Committee on...

  • Feb 4- The once-mighty Sears department store chain took its fight for survival to a bankruptcy judge on Monday, arguing the proposed $5.2 billion sale to its chairman, Eddie Lampert, would help save 45,000 jobs and keep 425 stores open. Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain said on Monday he would rule on the sale to Lampert's ESL Investments Inc later this week after...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 1- U.S. sanctions will sharply limit oil transactions between Venezuela and other countries and are similar to but slightly less extensive than those imposed on Iran last year, experts said on Friday after looking at details posted by the Treasury Department. U.S. officials imposed sanctions on state-owned Petroleos de Venezuela, or PDVSA, this...

  • CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Jan 31- Citgo Petroleum Corp, the eighth largest U.S. refiner and Venezuela's top foreign asset, is in the middle of a tug-of-war as the Trump administration tries to use the company as leverage to topple Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. Following the U.S. decision to impose sanctions on Venezuela's oil industry this week, both sides...

  • Jan 29- The Delaware Supreme Court on Tuesday gave an investor probing possible fraud and mismanagement at Palantir Technologies Inc more power to litigate against and inspect emails of the data analytics company co-founded by Silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel. In a 3-0 vote, the court said a lower court judge abused his discretion by preventing KT4...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 17- The number of Americans filing applications for jobless benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to sustained labor market strength that should continue to underpin the economy. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits decreased 3,000 to a seasonally adjusted 213,000 for the week ended Jan. 12, the Labor Department said on...

  • CHICAGO, Jan 9- China's approval of imports of a DowDuPont Inc genetically modified soybean puts rival Bayer AG on the defensive, investors and analysts said, as U.S. farmers will have a new choice when planting their most valuable agricultural export. China cleared the way for U.S. farmers to eventually plant DowDuPont's Enlist E3 soybeans, which can resist...

  • CARACAS, Jan 7- Venezuelan state oil firm PDVSA has signed a deal with little-known U.S. energy firm Erepla, partly owned by a prominent Florida Republican, to help increase the socialist-run country's plummeting crude oil output, the company said. Erepla Services LLC, with an undisclosed stake held by Republican Harry Sargeant III and which Delaware state...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 7- Amgen Inc on Monday lost its bid at the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a ruling that kept the Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc and Sanofi SA cholesterol-lowering drug Praluent on the market, but the patent dispute among the rival drugmakers will continue in another trial. Amgen had asked the justices to overturn a 2017 decision by the U.S. Court of...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 7- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to take up Amgen Inc's bid to reinstate a jury verdict it won against rivals Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc and Sanofi SA in a patent dispute over cholesterol medication. The justices turned away Amgen's appeal of a 2017 decision by a lower court to set aside a jury's verdict that two Amgen patents were...

  • BOSTON, Jan 3- Law firm Grant& Eisenhofer is launching a new shareholder activism practice and has hired a director to pull in fresh business from investors prodding companies to perform better by improving capital allocation, governance and operations. Jonathan Oestreich joined Grant& Eisenhofer in December to head a team that is still being put together, the...

  • WILMINGTON, Del, Dec 21- As Venezuela collapses, one little-known U.S. investment fund is poised to win big from litigation against its socialist government: Tenor Capital Management. Since 2012, the New York firm has invested $76 million in Canadian mining firm Crystallex International Corp, largely to fund a lawsuit being waged against Venezuela for...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 20- Attorneys general from nine U.S. states sued the Trump administration on Thursday to stop future seismic tests for oil and gas deposits off the East Coast, joining a lawsuit from environmentalists concerned the tests harm whales and dolphins. New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood said the tests would harm marine species, jeopardize...