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    Defense Hammers Star Government Witness At Coin.mx Trial

    A Florida ex-convict cooperating with prosecutors in the Manhattan bitcoin-exchange bribery and fraud trial of New Jersey pastor Trevon Gross and tech expert Yuri Lebedev conceded Friday that he tried to sell information and threatened Coin.mx founder...

    Defense Hammers Star Government Witness At Coin.mx Trial

    A Florida ex-convict cooperating with prosecutors in the Manhattan bitcoin-exchange bribery and fraud trial of New Jersey pastor Trevon Gross and tech expert Yuri Lebedev conceded Friday that he tried to sell information and threatened Coin.mx founder...

    Defense Hammers Star Government Witness At Coin.mx Trial

    A Florida ex-convict cooperating with prosecutors in the Manhattan bitcoin-exchange bribery and fraud trial of New Jersey pastor Trevon Gross and tech expert Yuri Lebedev conceded Friday that he tried to sell information and threatened Coin.mx founder...

    ERISA Applies To Religious Hospitals, Workers Tell Justices

    Former employees of religious hospital systems have urged the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold circuit court rulings that their former employers are subject to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, arguing that the businesses are run as hospitals not...

    ERISA Applies To Religious Hospitals, Workers Tell Justices

    Former employees of religious hospital systems have urged the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold circuit court rulings that their former employers are subject to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, arguing that the businesses are run as hospitals not...

    ERISA Applies To Religious Hospitals, Workers Tell Justices

    Former employees of religious hospital systems have urged the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold circuit court rulings that their former employers are subject to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, arguing that the businesses are run as hospitals not...

    Cynosure Investors Sue To Block $1.4B Hologic Merger

    Shareholders in medical aesthetics company Cynosure Inc. filed suit in Massachusetts federal court Friday to halt the company’s proposed $1.44 billion sale to Hologic Inc., saying they don’t have enough information to ensure the cash purchase...

    1st Circ. Affirms Cocktail-Napkin Insider Trading Conviction

    The First Circuit on Friday affirmed the conviction of a Massachusetts man who got a tip about a bank acquisition on a country club cocktail napkin, finding the "surreptitious" manner of the tip was enough for a jury to conclude that he knew...

    1st Circ. Affirms Cocktail-Napkin Insider Trading Conviction

    The First Circuit on Friday affirmed the conviction of a Massachusetts man who got a tip about a bank acquisition on a country club cocktail napkin, finding the "surreptitious" manner of the tip was enough for a jury to conclude that he knew...

    5th Circ. Asked To Adopt Narrow Reading Of CFAA's Terms

    A former information technology administrator for a website design company has urged the Fifth Circuit to reverse his conviction for violating the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act by allegedly damaging his employer’s computer system, saying the lower...

    5th Circ. Asked To Adopt Narrow Reading Of CFAA's Terms

    A former information technology administrator for a website design company has urged the Fifth Circuit to reverse his conviction for violating the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act by allegedly damaging his employer’s computer system, saying the lower...

    FCC Chief Wants To Nix Charter Merger Overbuild Condition

    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai floated a measure Thursday to cut an Obama-era merger condition placed on last year’s deal between Time Warner Cable and Charter Communications that forces the company to offer services in some...

    FCC Chief Wants To Nix Charter Merger Overbuild Condition

    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai floated a measure Thursday to cut an Obama-era merger condition placed on last year’s deal between Time Warner Cable and Charter Communications that forces the company to offer services in some...

    FCC Chief Wants To Nix Charter Merger Overbuild Condition

    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai floated a measure Thursday to cut an Obama-era merger condition placed on last year’s deal between Time Warner Cable and Charter Communications that forces the company to offer services in some...

    DHS Doc Shows Little Threat From Immigration Ban Countries

    A leaked draft of an intelligence report finding that citizens from seven countries included in President Donald Trump’s immigration ban don’t pose likely terrorism threats was “incomplete,” the U.S. Department of Homeland Security...

    Whole Foods Asks 2nd Circ. To Nix NLRB No-Recording Rules

    Whole Foods Market Inc. asked the Second Circuit on Friday to scuttle rulings by the National Labor Relations Board that say recording by employees in the workplace is protected under the National Labor Relations Act, saying the board ignored its own...

    Unions Seek Full 6th Circ. Review Of Contribution Row Ruling

    A group of unions asked the full Sixth Circuit to reconsider a panel’s conclusion that a district court misapplied the First Amendment when blocking the enforcement of a Michigan law that prevents unions from collecting donations to political action...

    Tuesday Morning PAGA Wage Settlement OK'd On Second Try

    A California federal judge on Thursday signed off on a revised settlement between retailer Tuesday Morning and a class of employees in an unpaid wages suit, saying a $30,000 increase in a $780,000 deal will cover the release of all claims. ...read more

    Okla. Ex-Lawmaker Must Pay $4.3M For Defaming CEO

    An Oklahoma jury on Wednesday ordered a former state legislator to pay $4.3 million for defaming an insurance company and its CEO after the executive was forced off the firm’s board of directors in 2013. ...read more

    LeapFrog Can't Ditch All Of Calif. Investors Suit

    A California federal judge on Friday partially kept alive a proposed investor class action accusing children's educational game maker LeapFrog Enterprises Inc. and its brass of hiding demand and inventory problems, saying investors provided enough...

    LeapFrog Can't Ditch All Of Calif. Investors Suit

    A California federal judge on Friday partially kept alive a proposed investor class action accusing children's educational game maker LeapFrog Enterprises Inc. and its brass of hiding demand and inventory problems, saying investors provided enough...

    Acting SEC Chair Sets Sights On Disclosure Avalanche

    Acting U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Michael Piwowar said Friday that the agency should focus on what he called the “forgotten investor” and take a second look at policies like disclosure requirements, high corporate penalties...

    Acting SEC Chair Sets Sights On Disclosure Avalanche

    Acting U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Michael Piwowar said Friday that the agency should focus on what he called the “forgotten investor” and take a second look at policies like disclosure requirements, high corporate penalties...

    Mediation Fails in MF Global's $1B PwC Malpractice Suit

    A last-ditch effort to avert trial in MF Global's billion-dollar professional malpractice suit against its accountants at PricewaterhouseCoopers has ended in failure, and a final fight has erupted over what the jury can be told about the firm’s...

    Mediation Fails in MF Global's $1B PwC Malpractice Suit

    A last-ditch effort to avert trial in MF Global's billion-dollar professional malpractice suit against its accountants at PricewaterhouseCoopers has ended in failure, and a final fight has erupted over what the jury can be told about the firm’s...