Judy Doetterl was a sales representative for Johnson & Johnson in 2004 when federal agents placed a hidden recording device on her and sent her to tape marketing presentations at a national company sales meeting.
Elizabeth Warren, in her first year as a U.S. senator, has captured headlines by pressuring such industry titans as Goldman Sachs Chairman Lloyd C. Blankfein for transparency, including a Dec. 4 call for Wall Street banks to disclose their contributions to policy groups that provide financial analysis to Congress.
Hologic Inc., a maker of cervical cancer and breast biopsy tools, named a new chief executive officer and entered into an agreement with billionaire investor Carl Icahn that added two independent directors to the board.
Connecticut, where an elementary- school shooting left 20 children and six educators dead last December, now has the nation’s second-strongest firearms laws, up from fourth a year ago, according to a scorecard to be released today by two gun-control groups.
Human immune cells reprogrammed in the laboratory to attack leukemia helped drive out the blood cancer in adults and children with aggressive forms of the disease, according to studies on the new strategy.
SAC Capital Advisors LP founder Steven Cohen may help former fund manager Mathew Martoma defend against insider-trading charges next month at trial even if Cohen asserts his legal right to avoid testifying.
Former SAC Capital Advisors LP fund manager Mathew Martoma got secret information about tests of several drugs from two physicians set to testify against him next month in his insider-trading trial, U.S. prosecutors said.