Gemfields Plc, the world’s top emerald producer, is scouring for assets in Colombia where the government is seeking to halt a drop in output and prevent a new mafia war in the country’s colored-gemstone heartland.
The ex-wife of Michael Douglas was back in court trying again to get a New York judge to hear her case for half the actor’s earnings portraying the avaricious Gordon Gekko in “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps.”
Academy Award-winner Michael Douglas and his ex-wife used lawyers to hurl accusations of greed in a fight over earnings from the actor’s reprise as the avaricious Gordon Gekko in “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps.”
Lloyd’s of London underwriters are attempting to convince a U.S. judge that financier R. Allen Stanford conspired to steal money so they can avoid paying attorneys to defend him on criminal fraud charges.
A New York judge dismissed a suit brought by the ex-wife of actor Michael Douglas for half his earnings as the avaricious Gordon Gekko in “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps,” ruling that California was the proper venue.
Gordon Gekko, the character played by actor Michael Douglas in the movie “Wall Street,” is the newest weapon in the FBI’s arsenal to combat insider trading, part of a law-enforcement initiative agents say will continue for at least five more years.
Michael Douglas may have done more for awareness about human papillomavirus than all the education programs health advocates have ever sponsored. The actor revealed this week that his throat cancer was caused by an HPV infection, the result of his having oral sex with an HPV- infected woman.