Former American International Group Inc. Chairman Maurice Greenberg lost his bid for a jury trial in a nine-year-old accounting fraud lawsuit brought by New York’s attorney general.
Chevron Corp. won a request to have a judge rather than a jury decide its case over alleged fraud in an Ecuadorian pollution verdict.
Eaton Corp. dodged a potential $2.4 billion damage claim from Meritor Inc. by agreeing to pay $500 million to head off a jury trial that was set to begin today in federal court in Wilmington, Delaware.
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