Posts Tagged ‘dispute’

Norway intervenes to end oil worker strike over pension

Norway, the world’s fifth largest oil exporter, on Monday used its emergency power to bring striking oil and gas workers back to work, ending a 16-day-long dispute between energy companies and trade unions over pensions. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Apple settles iPad trademark dispute with Chinese firm for $60M

Apple Inc. has agreed to pay Shenzhen-based Proview Technology $ 60 million to settle their iPad trademark dispute, the Higher People’s Court of Guangdong Province announced on Monday. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

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

Bangladesh to add offshore gas blocks after dispute with Burma ends

Bangladesh wants to add two new offshore oil and gas exploration blocks to the country’s map in the eastern Bay of Bengal. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

SEC Seeks to Halt Citigroup Case Pending Settlement Appeal

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission asked to halt its case against Citigroup Inc. over mortgage-backed securities while the agency appeals a federal judge’s rejection of a $285 million settlement that was proposed to resolve the dispute. View full post on Finance Stories

Crab boats idled in dispute over price

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 19 (UPI) — San Francisco Bay-area Dungeness crab boats are idled in port, with fishermen and seafood distributors deadlocked in a dispute over prices, officials say. The boat owners are seeking a guarantee of $2.50 a pound, but… View full post on Business Stories

RTC to judge: Stay out of bus system dispute

The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada is urging a judge to stay out of the dispute over which company should operate the Las Vegas-area bus system. View full post on Business Stories

Resolution of land dispute puts solar project back on track

A solar energy project in the desert north of Las Vegas is back on track after resolution of a land-purchase dispute. The lawsuit was dropped Thursday after the parties resolved the dispute and the land was purchased. View full post on 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

BHP Billiton ends dispute with union

BHP Billiton Aluminium has reached a salary agreement with workers to end a strike at its Richards Bay unit, says the company. View full post on Finance Stories