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Circuit Lifts Injunction in AmEx Antitrust Litigation

By Mark Hamblett |

American Express policies that stop merchants from steering customers to other credit cards do not violate the Sherman Antitrust Act, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled Monday in a victory for the credit card company.

Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C.

No Early Win for Trump in Suit Against Celeb Chef, Judge Rules

Donald Trump got bad news and good news from a Washington judge going into the weekend.

Plaintiffs Firms Pounce on Wells Fargo After Fake-Accounts Scandal

By Ben Hancock |

Wells Fargo has been hit with a new shareholder lawsuit accusing its board of directors and senior managers of “recklessly” allowing the creation of roughly 2 million fake customer accounts, adding to the bank’s legal woes since the government slammed it with a record fine.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

Second Circuit Upholds Ruling Online Advertisers Can Be Liable for Deceptive Content

A federal appeals court has affirmed a lower court's ruling last year in a case involving ads on phony news websites that an online advertiser can be held liable for deceptive content that it did not produce.