Oracle Corp., the largest maker of database software, agreed to pay $15 million in attorneys’ fees to help settle a shareholder lawsuit challenging its purchase of a company controlled by founder Larry Ellison.
Honduras’s government is betting that an accord with the International Monetary Fund will unlock $500 million to help the country boost growth in an economy plagued by one of the world’s highest levels of violence.
P.F. Chang’s China Bistro Inc. said credit- and debit-card data has been stolen from some of its restaurants and that it is probing the incident with the U.S. Secret Service and a team of third-party investigators.
Synaptics Inc. surged 29 percent to a record after the touch-screen technology provider agreed to buy display chipmaker Renesas SP Drivers Inc., combining products in high demand from phone and tablet makers.
In San Jose, 38 percent of the population rents and the remaining 62 percent are homeowners. And in the past year the San Jose real estate market has seen an 16.9 percent increase in value, with a median sales price of $662,300, according to Zillow.