SEC sues Volkswagen, Winterkorn, citing ‘Dieselgate’ fraud on investors

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission sued Volkswagen AG and its former chief executive Martin Winterkorn over the German automaker’s diesel emissions scandal, accusing the company... Read more »

Lawsuit against Germany over Namibian genocide is dismissed in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit seeking to require Germany to pay damages over genocide and property seizures by colonists in what is... Read more »

Wells Fargo officials make record $240 million settlement over bogus accounts

(Reuters) – Wells Fargo & Co officials have reached a record $240 million settlement with U.S. shareholders over the creation by bank employees of millions of unauthorized customer accounts.... Read more »

U.S. judge weighs expanding lawsuit over family separations to cover more children

(Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Thursday appeared open to ordering the government to find potentially thousands of additional children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border by... Read more »

1970s-era musicians sue Sony, UMG to reclaim song rights

NEW YORK (Reuters) – David Johansen, John Waite and other prominent 1970s musicians filed lawsuits on Tuesday accusing Sony Music Entertainment Inc and UMG Recordings Inc of improperly refusing... Read more »

Missouri Supreme Court suspends second talc cancer trial in weeks

(Reuters) – The Missouri Supreme Court on Thursday halted an upcoming trial in a case brought by women who claim talc supplied by Imerys Talc America for use in... Read more »

LJM Partners sues unnamed ‘manipulators’ it blames for volatility losses

NEW YORK (Reuters) – LJM Partners Ltd on Friday filed a lawsuit against unnamed parties it holds responsible for hundreds of millions of dollars it lost after last year’s... Read more »

LJM Partners sues unnamed ‘manipulators’ it blames for volatility losses

NEW YORK (Reuters) – LJM Partners Ltd on Friday filed a lawsuit against unnamed parties it holds responsible for hundreds of millions of dollars it lost after last year’s... Read more »

U.S. top court leans toward allowing Apple App Store antitrust suit

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Supreme Court justices on Monday appeared open to letting a lawsuit proceed against Apple Inc (AAPL.O) that accused it of breaking federal antitrust laws by... Read more »

U.S. Supreme Court weighs antitrust dispute over Apple App Store

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Supreme Court justices on Monday will take up Apple Inc’s (AAPL.O) effort to bury a lawsuit seeking damages from the company for allegedly monopolizing the... Read more »