The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission spent $2.5 million on a court-rejected rule aimed at making it easier for shareholders to put board nominees on corporate ballots, according to the agency’s top official.
Deere & Co., the world’s largest farm equipment maker, expects deliveries of some excavators and mining equipment will be delayed in the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan last week.
Governors in New Jersey , Indiana and Wisconsin, angling to steal jobs from Illinois after its record tax increase, may find that employers consider a broader range of concerns as they decide their future in the Land of Lincoln.
Five more companies are ending their financial support of a public policy group that has worked with state lawmakers to pass pro-gun ownership and voter- identification laws, a civil rights group said today.
LightSquared Inc., Philip Falcone’s wireless spectrum company, sued GPS manufacturers over claims their misrepresentations about the flawed designs of their products forced LightSquared into bankruptcy.