Posts Tagged ‘court’

Resale value of Galaxy S II drops after Apple’s $1 billion federal court win

Jerimiah Yap – Fourth Estate Cooperative Writer San Francisco, CA, United States (4E) – After a federal court decided that Samsung did infringe on Apple’s patent and awarded $ 1 billion to the Cupertino-based company, the Galaxy S II’s resale value has dropped. Gazelle, a website that buys consumer electronics and resells the merchandise, reported […]

U.K. court rules Samsung tablet design different from iPad

The British High Court of Justice on Monday ruled on Apple’s design patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung saying the latter’s Galaxy tablet PC looks different from the iPad. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Justices Uphold Individual Mandate, Set Limits On Medicaid Expansion

The U.S. Supreme Court today upheld the landmark federal health law, affirming its mandate that nearly all Americans carry coverage and retaining sweeping changes to the health industry. Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. joined the liberals on the court in upholding the mandate, deciding the penalty for not carrying insurance is a tax and therefore […]

Facebook countersues Yahoo in patent dispute

Facebook filed a suit against Yahoo in Federal court on Tuesday saying it was a countersuit to Yahoo’s decision to sue it in March. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Misleading iPad ad sparks complaint in Australia, Apple offers refund

Australia’s competition watchdog complained to a Melbourne court Wednesday that the new iPad’s 4G capability does not work in the country. Apple Inc. responded by offering refund to buyers who will return purchased iPads and promised to post revised advertisement about the product. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Lehman emerges from bankruptcy

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Lehman Brothers Holding Inc. emerged from bankruptcy Tuesday by beginning to pay creditors as stipulated in a plan set up by the court on Dec. 6. The biggest creditors with a combined $ 138 billion were Citigroup and Bank of Mellon Corp […]

RBS faces lawsuit over MF Global collapse

Legal action looms over collapse of MF Global after two pension funds named the bank in a court action claiming misleading statements were made about the broker’s $6.3bn (£3.9bn) exposure to European sovereign debt. View full post on UK Business Stories

Wynn tip sharing dispute aired again in court

One thing is for certain after the latest round of legal wrangling over Steve Wynn’s casino tip-sharing policy: The litigation will continue well into 2012. View full post on Business Stories

New York prosecutor subpoenas Goldman Sachs over credit crisis role

The New York prosecutor subpoenaed American bank Goldman Sachs to investigate the institution’s role into the credit crisis. The court summons is in relation to the U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigation’s report that accused Goldman Sachs of misleading buyers of mortgage-linked investments as one of the reasons behind the collapse of the financial markets. […]

IMF boss due in court over sexual assault

A handcuffed IMF chief, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, has been escorted from a police unit and will face charges in a New York court. View full post on Finance Stories