Articles

Results 1 to 5 of 39
Most popular |Most recent


$72 million in damages awarded in talcum powder case

USA - March 2 2016 A jury in St. Louis, Missouri, awarded $72 million in damages to the family of a woman who died of ovarian cancer in 2015, which, her...

Caterpillar hit with $74 million judgment for stealing trade secrets

USA - January 12 2016 In December, a federal court ordered construction and mining equipment manufacturer Caterpillar to pay Miller UK, a small British supplier, $74…

U.S. reaches $95.5 million settlement in for-profit education case

USA - November 23 2015 The Justice Department recently reached a $95.5 million settlement with Education Management Corp. to settle claims that it "illegally paid…

Controller of Cincinnati-based company pleads guilty to the embezzlement of $8.7 million

USA - November 9 2015 A former controller for Cincinnati-based G&J Pepsi-Cola Bottlers, Inc., pleaded guilty to wire fraud and the embezzlement of $8.7 million from his…

New EPA power plant rule triggers lawsuits by 24 states and businesses

USA - November 6 2015 In response to the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) recently-published final rule requiring power plants to cut carbon emissions, 24 states…