Judges grill Trump lawyers over privilege claims

Supporters of US President Donald Trump gather at the western entrance to the State Capitol during a “Stop the Robbery” protest outside the Capitol in Washington, D.C. on January 6, 2021. Stephanie Keith | Reuters A panel of seemingly skeptical federal judges questioned former President Donald Trump’s attorney on Tuesday about his attempt to block … Read more

Peloton has sued Lululemon in feud over cycle maker’s new apparel line

Carrie Gundy rides her Peloton sports bike at her home on April 6, 2020 in San Anselmo, California. Ezra Shaw | Getty Images Peloton has sued Lululemon after the leggings manufacturer threatened legal action against the connected fitness equipment company earlier this year. The lawsuit, which was filed in Manhattan federal court on Wednesday, comes … Read more

Jury holds CVS, Walgreens and Walmart responsible for role in opioid crisis

This illustration shows tablets of the prescription opioid pain reliever Oxycodon taken September 18, 2019 in Washington, DC. Eric Bardat | AFP | Getty Images In a ruling that could set the tone for US city and county governments wanting to hold pharmacies accountable for their roles in the opioid crisis, three retail pharmacy chains … Read more

Biden DOJ sues to block sugar merger, cites supply chain strain

Photo ATU | Photo Bank | Getty Images The Biden administration sued Tuesday to block the proposed merger of two sugar giants, arguing that such an acquisition would wipe out competition and raise prices at a time when global supply chains are already under pressure. An antitrust civil lawsuit, filed in a federal court in … Read more

American, JetBlue seek dismissal of antitrust lawsuit tied to partnership

JetBlue Airways Corp aircraft at Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA) in Arlington, Virginia, United States, Tuesday, May 25, 2021. Stephanie Reynolds | Bloomberg | Getty Images American Airlines and JetBlue Airways on Monday asked a US judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought by the Department of Justice and six states over the two carriers’ partnership … Read more

Activision Blizzard shares drop after reports allege sexual misconduct

Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick speaks at CNBC Evolve on November 19 in Los Angeles. Jesse Grant | CNBC Activision Blizzard shares fell more than 6% Tuesday after a report from The Wall Street Journal claimed CEO Bobby Kotick was aware of allegations of sexual misconduct at the video game company. According to the report, … Read more

Amazon settles claims it concealed Covid-19 cases from workers

Amazon fulfillment center warehouse. Getty Images Amazon on Monday reached a settlement with the California attorney general over allegations that it hid Covid-19 case numbers from its warehouse workers. California Attorney General Rob Ponta said in a statement that the company agreed to notify warehouse workers within one day of new Covid cases, as well … Read more

DOJ sues to block merger of Penguin Random House, Simon & Schuster

Simon & Schuster presented at the London Book Fair at the Kensington Olympia on March 12, 2019 in London. Sam Mellish | Pictures | Getty Images The Biden administration on Tuesday sued Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster to prevent the two companies from completing a $2.175 billion merger that the administration said “potentially … Read more