Hermitage Capital Management founder William Browder won the dismissal of a U.K. libel case filed by a former Russian policeman accused of playing a part in the 2009 death of legal and tax adviser Sergei Magnitsky.
Geoffrey Robertson , the U.K. lawyer seeking to halt WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange ’s extradition to Sweden, has grown accustomed to high-profile cases since representing a politician who faked his own death in the 1970s.
WikiLeaks , condemned by the U.S. government for posting secret data leaked by insiders, may have used music- and photo-sharing networks to obtain and publish classified documents, according to a computer security firm.
Julian Assange , founder of the WikiLeaks website that leaked thousands of secret U.S. military and State Department documents, was denied bail by a U.K. judge at an extradition hearing over rape allegations in Sweden.
The U.K. government is determined to keep secret British companies that applied to sell goods with potential military uses to Iran, saying international banks are under U.S. pressure to drop them as clients.
Warren Buffett ’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is expanding its CTB Inc., a maker of pig feeders and agricultural equipment, by adding a Michigan-based producer of plastic components used by the auto industry and the military.
Julian Assange formally appealed a U.K. ruling that the Australia-born WikiLeaks founder should be extradited to Sweden to face allegations of rape and sexual molestation, his lawyer Mark Stephens said today.