Posts Tagged ‘protection’

Out-Of Network Care Is Expensive But A Couple Of New Options Help

Some recent developments put consumers in a slightly stronger position if they go out of network: A new database lets consumers learn the prevailing rates for medical procedures in their area, and the 2010 health-care overhaul provides better protection when people receive out-of-network emergency care. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And […]

Kodak shares plunge on report company might seek bankruptcy protection

Linda Young – AHN News Writer Rochester, NY, United States (AHN) – Eastman Kodak Co. stock shares plunged 28 percent in value on speculation that the 131-year-old photography company is preparing to seek bankruptcy protection. Kodak once ranked among America’s largest corporations. The former blue chip company once attracted engineers, scientists and Ph.D.’s from around […]

Sbarro files for bankruptcy protection

Kris Alingod – AHN News Contributor Melville, NY, United States (AHN) – Sbarro, the popular Italian food chain, has filed for bankruptcy protection to reorganize its business and eliminate $200 million of debt. The Melville-based company on Monday asked the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York to approve a $35 million […]

Google Moves to Crack Down on Search Advertising Evildoers

Google is tightening its copyright and piracy protection procedures, instituting new measures that will facilitate Digital Millennium Copyright Act takedown requests and will better oversee search advertisers that use copyrighted or trademarked terms. One important goal is to bring Google’s response time to such issues to 24 hours or less, according to a blog post […]