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DOJ sees Steve Jobs Email as “Smoking Gun” in Apple E-Book Case

DOJ sees Steve Jobs Email as “Smoking Gun” in Apple E-Book Case
The US Department of Justice (DOJ) has been caught in the act when it tried to bring an email by Steve Jobs as a “smoking gun” in the e-book case that is going on.
Read more Jun 13 2013, 6:12am CDT


Ranbaxy posts loss on provision for US settlement

Source: Times of India

Last year, Ranbaxy pleaded guilty to felony charges related to drug safety and agreed to pay $500 million in civil and criminal fines under a settlement agreement w ...
Full article at: Times of India 3 hours ago

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The Loophole Obscuring Facebook and Google's Transparency Reports

Source: AppleSlashdot

Jason Koebler writes The number of law enforcement requests coming from Canada for information from companies like Facebook and Google are often inaccurate thanks to a little-known loophole that loops them in with US numbers. For example, law enforcement and government agencies in Canada made 366 requests for Facebook user data in 2013, according to the social network's transparency reports. But that's not the total number. An additional 16 requests are miss ...
Full article at: AppleSlashdot Jul 21 2014, 5:24pm CDT

Entergy Raises Second Quarter Guidance As DoJ Threatens To Sue

Source: bidness etc

The US Department of Justice (DoJ) has decided to sue Entergy Corp (ETR) after it failed to submit the mandatory proof of its Affirmative Action Program. The Ohio-based company also announced preliminary results for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2014 (2QFY14, ended June 30, 2014). According to a complaint filed in the US District Court in New Orleans the company has repudiated several requests from the Depa ...
Full article at: bidness etc Jul 18 2014, 11:14am CDT

GSK Takes Another Hit As News of 2001 Bribery Scandal Resurfaces

Source: bidness etc

GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK) is in the spotlight again for all the wrong reasons. The company is currently under investigations by the US Department of Justice (DoJ) as well as Chinese officials for “massive and systematic” bribery in China and this investigation is certainly going to take a turn for the worse after it emerged that the company’s officials were involved in similar practices more than a decade ag ...
Full article at: bidness etc Jul 17 2014, 1:20pm CDT

Jimmy Haslam's Pilot Flying J skirts prosecution in deal with Feds

Source: SBNation

Federal prosectors announced a deal with Haslam's truck stop company on Monday. Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam got some good news on Monday, and it has nothing to do with football. His company, Pilot Flying J, has reached a $92 million settlement with the government and will not be prosecuted. The US Department of Justice announced the deal on Monday. The country's largest truck stop chain has been embattled for over a yea ...
Full article at: SBNation Jul 14 2014, 1:02pm CDT

Citigroup to pay S$8.6bn to settle US mortgage suits

Source: Asia One

NEW YORK - Citigroup said Monday that it will pay $7 billion (S$6.8bn) to settle charges that it misled investors in its sale of mortgage-linked securities ahead of the financial crisis.Citi said the settlement with the US Department of Justice and other government bodies resolves "substantially all" of its litigation on mortgages through 2008. The bank will take a $3.8 billion pre-tax charge to cover the settle ...
Full article at: Asia One Jul 14 2014, 7:30am CDT

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Martin Bandier: Why current BMI and ASCAP rates aren't good enough for songwriters

Source: Music Week

Sony/ATV boss Martin Bandier has explained at length the company's reasons for considering the withdrawal of all of it its performance rights from US collection societies ASCAP and BMI.In a new letter to Sony/ATV clients, Bandier expresses his concern that songwriters are currently not being paid fairly by digital services such as Pandora for their performance rights. Earlier this year, Pandora won a decision in ASCAP's own rate court to pay songwriters just 1.85% of ...
Full article at: Music Week Jul 11 2014, 9:05am CDT

BNP Paribas settlement to come next week: source

Source: Channel News Asia

NEW YORK: US regulators next week plan to announce a $9 billion settlement with BNP Paribas to settle charges the French bank violated American sanctions, a person familiar with the talks said Tuesday.After lengthy negotiations, the French bank, the US Department of Justice and New York state banking regulator Benjamin Lawsky have reached a broad agreement on a settlement, said the person, who spoke on the condition of anonymity. The logo of the French bank BNP P ...
Full article at: Channel News Asia Jun 24 2014, 8:28pm CDT

Apple Settles E-book Antitrust Case With US States, Others

Source: NDTV

The US Department of Justice sued Apple and five publishers in April 2012, accusing them of working together illegally to increase e-book ...
Full article at: NDTV Jun 17 2014, 2:17am CDT


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