Wachovia Corp., which is being bought by Wells Fargo & Co., has agreed to pay $200 million to settle lawsuits claiming it profited by ignoring fraudulent telemarketers who used the bank... Read more
We all know the tragic story of the collapsed Enron Corp. that not only hurt lots of folks, but also caused the federal government to finally start looking at what some other corporations we... Read more
A state court judge in California has ordered coffee chain Starbucks to pay $106 million, which includes interest, to workers whose tips unfairly had been shared with supervisors. The court... Read more
TJX Cos. and MasterCard Inc. have agreed to settle a lawsuit over a massive data breach at the discount retailer. As you may know, TJX owns about 2,500 stores including T.J. Maxx and Marshal... Read more
A federal court has given preliminary approval to a settlement agreement covering lawsuits in U.S. and Canadian courts. Menu Foods was hit by more than 100 class action lawsuits last year af... Read more
Federal regulators are seeking to recover an estimated $217 million in restitution and fines from credit card companies that officials say deceived subprime customers and left some of them d... Read more
A Texas-based defense contractor has entered a guilty plea in federal court for its role in a bribery scheme to influence government contracts in Iraq handled by an Oklahoma military officer... Read more
A New York state judge says Dell Inc. has engaged in repeated false and deceptive advertising of its promotional credit financing and warranty terms to consumers. State Supreme Court Justice... Read more
Truck drivers and motorists in seven states have filed a complaint against seventeen oil companies and gasoline and diesel retailers for overcharging at the pump for fuel heated above the in... Read more
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