Al Jazeera and AT&T Inc. improperly kept secret the terms of their dispute that led the cable operator to drop the Qatar-based broadcaster’s new U.S. channel and the news service to file a lawsuit, a judge ruled.
Kirkland & Ellis LLP and DLA Piper LLP worked on the deal to take private Active Network Inc., a company that manages online registration for marathons, business conferences and other events. Vista Equity Partners is buying Active for about $1.05 billion in cash.
President Barack Obama needs a new Treasury secretary. Timothy Geithner has made clear that he intends to leave. Furthermore, it is time to bring some fresh thinking to two vital issues: fiscal policy and financial-sector oversight.
The former presidential yacht Sequoia, which once plied the Potomac for executive parties, can be sold to a group controlled by Indian interests for $7.8 million, minus loan repayments, a Delaware judge ruled.
An Arkansas proposal to use Medicaid money to buy private insurance for poor residents was passed by the state Senate, aiding efforts to implement the Obama administration’s health-care overhaul in states with Republican-led legislatures.