Barry Bonds, Major League Baseball’s career home-run record holder convicted of obstructing a U.S. probe of steroid use in professional sports, faces sentencing by a judge who chose not to jail two athletes for similar offenses.
The U.S. obtained a secret recording of home-run king Barry Bonds ’s doctor from the slugger’s former business partner, who claims he told the physician about Bonds’s alleged steroid use, a prosecutor said.
Directors of Wells Fargo & Co., the largest U.S. mortgage lender, must face investors’ claims the bank failed to properly disclose details of its foreclosure practices to government investigators, a judge ruled.
Motorola Inc. , Nokia Oyj and other buyers of liquid crystal display panels used in handsets may refile a price-fixing lawsuit they brought against makers of the screens, including Samsung Electronics Co. and LG Display Co.
Adnan Zaman, a former investment banker at merger adviser Lazard Ltd. , was sentenced to two years and two months in prison for participating in an insider-trading scheme in which he leaked information on acquisitions to friends and shared in their trading profits.
Google Inc.’s $22.5 million agreement with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission to settle claims the company improperly planted cookies on Apple Inc.’s Safari Internet browser was approved by a federal judge.