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The Wall Street Journal: DACA ordered temporarily restored by second federal judge

A second federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to temporarily restore an Obama-era program that gives protections to hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants who entered the U.S. as children......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: California, 3 other states seek injunction to block DACA from being rescinded

California’s attorney general and those in three other states asked a federal judge on Wednesday to temporarily block the Trump administration’s decision to rescind a program that protects undocumented immigrants who entered the U.S. as children......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 1st, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: LinkedIn ordered to allow startup to scrape its public user data

A federal judge on Monday ordered LinkedIn Corp. to allow a startup company to scrape data publicly posted by LinkedIn users......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 14th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Judge halts North Dakota pipeline over tribal protests

A federal judge said Tuesday that construction would temporarily halt on a portion of a $3.8 billion oil pipeline in North Dakota where tensions have flared between Native American protesters and law enforcement......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 6th, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: PricewaterhouseCoopers was negligent in Alabama bank’s failure, judge rules

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP was negligent in connection with one of the biggest bank failures of the financial crisis, a federal judge has ruled, opening up the Big Four accounting firm to the potential of hundreds of millions of dollars in damages......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 1st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: PricewaterhouseCoopers was negligent in bank’s failure, judge rules

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP was negligent in connection with one of the biggest bank failures of the financial crisis, a federal judge has ruled, opening up the Big Four accounting firm to the potential of hundreds of millions of dollars in damages......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 31st, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Judge throws out lawsuit against Trump over business ties

A federal judge in Manhattan threw out a lawsuit that alleged President Donald Trump violates the U.S. Constitution when his businesses receive payments from foreign and state governments......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 21st, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Bankruptcy judge allows Toys ‘R’ Us to pay executive bonuses

Toys “R” Us Inc. received court approval Tuesday to pay millions of dollars in bonuses to executives despite objections raised by a federal bankruptcy watchdog......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 5th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Uber, Lyft dealt setback in fight over Seattle drivers’ union efforts

A federal judge on Tuesday dealt a setback to ride-hailing companies Uber Technologies Inc. and Lyft Inc. in their battle to block a unionization effort in Seattle for thousands of contract drivers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Judge tells Martin Shkreli to stop talking about his trial near the courthouse

A federal judge in Brooklyn t.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 5th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Judge denies Qualcomm motion to dismiss FTC’s competition lawsuit

A U.S. federal judge ruled against Qualcomm Inc.’s motion to dismiss a Federal Trade Commission case arguing that the large supplier of smartphone chips used its position in the market to compete unfairly......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 27th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Trump’s travel ban dealt another blow by appeals court

A West Coast federal appeals court on Monday blocked President Donald Trump from enforcing an executive order seeking to temporarily ban U.S. travel for people from six Muslim-majority countries, dealing another legal blow to the White House......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Judge allows Cigna to abandon $48 billion merger with Anthem

A Delaware judge on Thursday freed health insurer Cigna Corp. to abandon its proposed $48 billion merger with Anthem Inc., declining to give Anthem more time to try to salvage the deal, which federal courts have blocked on antitrust grounds......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 11th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Trump’s executive order against sanctuary cities is unconstitutional, judge rules

A federal judge in San Francisco ruled Tuesday that President Donald Trump’s executive order threatening to pull funding from sanctuary jurisdictions is unconstitutional, siding with a challenge from two Northern California communities......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 25th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Jeff Sessions belittles Hawaii, rips judge who blocked travel ban

Attorney General Jeff Sessions in a radio interview this week played down the stature of a federal judge in Hawaii who suspended President Donald Trump’s revised executive order on visas and refugees......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 20th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Judge rules Texas voter ID law discriminatory, again

A federal judge on Monday ruled for a second time that Texas legislators intended to discriminate against minority voters through a state voter-identification law, the latest episode in long-running litigation over the voter requirement......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Trump’s revised travel ban blocked by Hawaii judge

A federal judge in Hawaii issued a nationwide temporary restraining order Wednesday that bars implementation of President Donald Trump’s revised executive order on immigration and refugees, a significant legal blow to the president......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2017

Judge OKs plan to sell Manhattan hotel

A federal judge has approved plans to sell the Park Lane Hotel, according to The Wall Street Journal. Last year developer Steve Witkoff and the U.S. Department of Justice agreed to sell the 46-story... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 22nd, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Government’s $100 million lawsuit against Lance Armstrong can proceed

A federal judge ruled Monday that the federal government’s false-claims lawsuit against Lance Armstrong should proceed to trial, rejecting the cyclist’s arguments that a court should rule in his favor now......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Anthem’s $48 billion purchase of Cigna blocked by judge

A federal judge on Wednesday blocked health insurer Anthem Inc.  from acquiring rival Cigna Corp., the second court ruling in recent weeks to deal a decisive rebuke to efforts to reshape the industry through megamergers.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 8th, 2017

Aetna and Humana stock each drop 2% in heavy volume after federal judge blocks merger

Aetna Inc. shares dropped 2.4% and Humana Inc. shares dropped 2.0% in heavy volume during midday trade Monday after The Wall Street Journal a.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 23rd, 2017