FTC Calls For Addl. Information On Reynolds, Lorillard Merger - Update29 Aug 2014, 11:34 amFTC Calls For Addl. Information On Reynolds, Lorillard Merger - Update
Berkshire to Settle Regulatory Allegation of HSR Act Breach - Analyst Blog21 Aug 2014, 5:09 pmWarren Buffett, the CEO and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. ( BRK.B ), has agreed to pay a penalty of $896,000 to settle claims asserted by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The claim
Berkshire to Settle Regulatory Allegation of HSR Act Breach21 Aug 2014, 3:00 pmBerkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) will pay nearly $1 million in penalty for non-adherence to antitrust regulations.
U.S. fines Berkshire over stock deal, Buffett admits mistake20 Aug 2014, 1:31 pmWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc agreed to pay an $896,000 fine to settle U.S. Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission that Berkshire violated the Hart-Scott-Rodino antitrust law by not telling regulators about the Dec. 9, 2013 transaction in advance. Berkshire corrected its error on Jan. 3, 2014. "We made a mistake when we overlooked the filing requirement," Buffett, who is ...
Berkshire Hathaway agrees to settle U.S. charges on stock deal20 Aug 2014, 12:35 pmWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc agreed to pay an $896,000 fine to settle U.S. Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission that Berkshire violated the Hart-Scott-Rodino antitrust law by not telling regulators about the transaction in advance. Berkshire on Dec. 9, 2013, exchanged $243.8 million of USG convertible notes for 21.39 million common shares, giving it a roughly 28 percent ...
Berkshire Hathaway to pay $896,000 to settle antitrust reporting suit20 Aug 2014, 12:27 pmBerkshire Hathaway Inc., the investment and holding company run by billionaire Warren Buffett, agreed to pay $896,000 to settle allegations that it violated antitrust reporting requirements when acquiring stock in a Chicago building materials company last year, federal officials said Wednesday.
Buffett's Berkshire slammed with maximum penalty20 Aug 2014, 10:55 amWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is paying almost $1 million to the government for failing to make disclosures required by antitrust law ... again.
3 Reason's Herbalife Ltd.'s Stock Could Rise19 Aug 2014, 8:18 am3 Reason's Herbalife Ltd.'s Stock Could Rise
FTC is hunting down shady car dealerships13 Aug 2014, 8:48 amAds that liberally use the word "free" will raise an eyebrow, as will using a photo of a new car, when the actual vehicle being sold is an older model.
Lawsuit Says Yelp Made Millions Forcing Businesses To Hide Bad Reviews7 Aug 2014, 7:11 pmThere have been reports circling of Yelp extorting small businesses for over five years. Those anecdotal stories have never been proven in court. But after the Federal Trade Commission revealed a number of complaints, shareholders are taking the company to court , claiming Yelp artificially inflated the price of stock for its executive's benefit. Read more...