US wins authority to sixteen Russian oligarch’s planes

US wins authority to sixteen Russian oligarch’s planes

NEW YORK, June 6 (Reuters) – A US court on Monday issued warrants for the seizure of two luxury planes owned by Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich under US measures imposed after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, court records showed. But the US government’s likelihood of gaining control of the aircraft worth nearly $400 million was uncertain. … Read more

Apple lawsuit says ‘stealth’ startup Rivos poached engineers to steal secrets

Apple lawsuit says ‘stealth’ startup Rivos poached engineers to steal secrets

The Apple logo is seen at an Apple Store in Brooklyn, New York, US October 23, 2020. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Summary Law Related documents Rivos allegedly targeted Apple employees who had secret info Lawsuit says Rivos working on integrated circuits like those running Apple laptops, phones (Reuters) … Read more

Judge ‘surprised’ at Trump claim he has no documents sought in probe

Judge ‘surprised’ at Trump claim he has no documents sought in probe

NEW YORK, April 29 (Reuters) – A New York judge expressed surprise on Friday that Donald Trump, a man he described as perhaps the world’s most famous real estate developer, was unable to provide any documents sought in a probe of the Trump Organization, his family company. Justice Arthur Engoron in New York state court … Read more

Musk loses bid to end SEC agreement on oversight of Tesla tweets

Musk loses bid to end SEC agreement on oversight of Tesla tweets

April 27 (Reuters) – A US judge slammed Elon Musk on Wednesday for trying to escape a settlement with regulators requiring oversight of his Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) tweets, saying the billionaire was “bemoaning” the 2018 deal now that he felt Tesla was “invincible.” The ruling comes after the Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) board accepted on Monday … Read more

Alex Jones’ InfoWars files for bankruptcy in US court

Alex Jones’ InfoWars files for bankruptcy in US court

April 18 (Reuters) – Far-right wing website InfoWars on Sunday filed for voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the US Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas in the face of multiple defamation laws. Chapter 11 bankruptcy procedures put a hold on all civil litigation matters and allow companies to prepare turnaround plans while … Read more

Prosecutor urges ex-Goldman banker’s conviction over 1MDB, defense blasts witness

Prosecutor urges ex-Goldman banker’s conviction over 1MDB, defense blasts witness

NEW YORK, April 4 (Reuters) – A US prosecutor on Monday urged jurors to convict a former senior Goldman Sachs (GS.N) banker for helping loot billions of dollars from Malaysia’s 1MDB sovereign wealth fund, while the defense accused the government’s star witness of lying. In her closing argument in Brooklyn federal court, Assistant US Attorney … Read more