Apple Inc., accused by the U.S. of being the ringleader in a conspiracy with publishers to fix electronic book prices, went to trial in a case that will feature evidence from its deceased founder, Steve Jobs.
Apple Inc. made a final pitch to defend itself against U.S. charges it led publishers in a scheme to fix the prices for electronic books, with the company’s lawyer telling a judge that it did nothing wrong.
Apple Inc. will find out sometime in the coming weeks whether it’s legally responsible for an alleged scheme to fix prices for electronic books, after an unusual three-week civil antitrust trial in Manhattan.
Rajat Gupta, the former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. director accused of giving inside information to fund manager Raj Rajaratnam, faces new allegations he passed tips about earnings of Goldman Sachs in 2007 and Procter & Gamble Co. in 2009.
A western New York man who claims a 2003 contract with Facebook Inc. co-founder Mark Zuckerberg made him a partner in the company must turn over the original contract and e-mails he claims support his case, a judge said.
Michael Ovitz, the former Hollywood agent whose company was said to have created enemies “the way a hurricane produces raindrops,” first met Gary Cohn over lunch at Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s headquarters in June 2009.
Dish Network Corp. wrongfully ended a television programming contract with AMC Networks Inc., leaving it with “massive financial losses,” because of competition from a Dish rival, an AMC lawyer told a jury.
Dish Network Corp. was ordered by a New York judge to turn over documents to AMC Networks Inc. as a trial continues over AMC’s claim that Dish wrongfully terminated their high-definition television programming contract.