The Wall Street Journal: State attorneys general reject $18 billion settlement with opioid wholesalers

An $18 billion offer from three major drug wholesalers aimed at settling litigation over their alleged role in the opioid crisis fell through, after more than 20 state attorneys general rejected it in a letter to the companies’ law firms this week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2020

States spurn drug industry"s opioid-settlement offer

An $18 billion settlement offer from three major drug wholesalers to resolve litigation over the opioid crisis has fallen apart, after more than 20 state attorneys general rejected it in a letter earlier this week......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 14th, 2020

State AGs to launch separate Facebook, Google probes: WSJ

State attorneys general are formally launching separate antitrust probes into Facebook Inc. and Alphabet Inc.'s Google unit starting next week, The Wall Street Journal reported,.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 6th, 2019

General Mills" new goal: Perking up pet business

Months after an $8 billion deal, General Mills is finding buffaloes may not run as fast as it thought. The Wall Street Journal reports on the state of things at General Mills' new pet-foods business, a segment it reentered earlier this year with an $.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 19th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: More than 700,000 Charter cable subscribers will get payout as part of $174.2 million settlement

Charter Communications Inc. will pay more than $174 million as part of a settlement following a probe by the New York state attorney general into the quality of service provided to customers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 18th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Meeting may set stage for state, federal Google antitrust probes to merge

State attorneys gen.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 26th, 2020

Huawei Exec Says WSJ Figure Of $75B In Aid "Really Not Fair"

Chinese telecom giant Huawei came under fire Wednesday after The Wall Street Journal reported that an in-depth review found the company benefited from $75 billion in state support. 0 read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 27th, 2019

Huawei freaked out at The Wall Street Journal over a report that it secured its global tech dominance on the back of $75 billion in state support from China

Reuters Chinese tech giant Huawei attacked The Wall Street Journal for a reporting detaili.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 26th, 2019

McKesson, Cardinal Health, AmerisourceBergen stocks surge after WSJ report of $18 billion settlement talks

Shares of McKesson Corp. rallied 5.7% in midday trading Wednesday, enough to pace all of its larger-capitalization health care peers, after The Wall Street Journal reported that the drug distributor, and two others, were in talks.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 16th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Major drug distributors in talks to settle opioid lawsuits for $18 billion

Three major drug distributors are in talks to pay $18 bill.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 15th, 2019

Wisconsin AG Kaul refuses to join Purdue Pharma settlement

Under fire for its role in the opioid epidemic, the company that makes and sells OxyContin has reportedly agreed to a settlement with 23 state attorneys general and thousands of municipalities, but not Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Some states unhappy with proposed terms of Purdue Pharma opioid settlement

A proposed deal for Purdue Pha.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 29th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Justice Department pushes states to agree to allow T-Mobile-Sprint merger

The Justice Department is pushing state officials to support a planned settlement that would allow T-Mobile US Inc. and Sprint Corp. to merge by selling assets to Dish Network Corp., according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 25th, 2019

U.S. regulators approve $5 billion Facebook settlement over privacy issues: WSJ

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook Inc this week over its investigation into the social media company's handling of user data, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 12th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook shareholders reject proposal to rein in Mark Zuckerberg’s power

Facebook Inc. shareholders voted down a proposal backed by seven state treasurers that sought to split the chairman and chief-executive roles that Mark Zuckerberg holds and establish an independent board leader......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 30th, 2019

Facebook Hires State Department Lawyer As It Faces Regulatory Issues

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) has poached Jennifer Newstead, legal adviser to the State Department, as its new general counsel, The Wall Street Journal reported. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 23rd, 2019

"Biggest Fine Ever": Wells Fargo To Announce $1BN Settlement On "Risk Management"

In a story that sounds suspiciously similar to another report published by Reuters roughly two weeks ago, the Wall Street Journal said Thursday that Wells Fargo is nearing a $1 billion settlement on its risk manag.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 19th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Abu Dhabi jumps into Middle East oil-refining rush

Abu Dhabi’s national oil company says Sunday it would spend $45 billion over the next five years to join other giant, state-run petroleum giants, like Saudi Aramco, in refining much of their own crude instead of just exporting it......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 13th, 2018

China's ZTE to Pay $1 Billion Fine in Settlement With US - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalChina's ZTE to Pay $1 Billion Fine in Settlement With USWall Street JournalWASHINGTON—The U.S. and China reached a deal that will all.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 7th, 2018

New York top court narrows Martin Act in $11 billion Credit Suisse case

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York's highest court on Tuesday curbed the state attorney general's ability to fight fraud on Wall Street, awarding a victory to Credit Suisse Group AG as it tries to end an $11 billion lawsuit over risky mortgage securities......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: GE nears $3 billion deal to sell off industrial-engine unit

General Ele.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 24th, 2018