Federal prosecutors in New York have been examining transactions by Goldman Sachs Group Inc., accused of fraud by U.S. securities regulators, to determine whether to pursue a criminal case, according to two people familiar with the matter.
Federal prosecutors said they were prepared to summon Goldman Sachs Group Inc. President Gary Cohn as a witness to rebut Galleon Group LLC co-founder Raj Rajaratnam’s defense in his insider-trading trial.
Julian Assange, founder of the anti- secrecy website WikiLeaks, asked the U.K. Supreme Court to block his extradition to Sweden on rape claims, focusing on the technical argument his arrest warrant wasn’t issued by a judge.
British Airways Plc didn’t always tell Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd. before raising fuel surcharges during a period of record oil prices, a defense lawyer said at a criminal price-fixing trial in London.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange can’t be turned over to U.S. authorities if he is extradited to Sweden to face questioning over sexual-assault allegations, a former Swedish prosecutor told a U.K. judge.