Texas Instruments Code of Conduct Prompts Resignation

July, 18, 2018|

Texas Instruments CEO Resigns

Texas Instruments Inc. Chief Executive Brian Crutcher resigned after spending less than two months in the role, exiting over what the chip maker said were code-of-conduct violations. TI on Tuesday said, “the violations are related to personal behavior that is not consistent with our ethics and core values...

Uber Has Another Problem

July, 17, 2018|

Uber Faces Federal Investigation

Uber Technologies Inc. is being investigated by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission after a complaint about gender inequity, according to people familiar with the matter...

J&J Powdered

July, 13, 2018|

J&J Ordered to Pay $4.7 Billion

A jury in St. Louis found Thursday that Johnson & Johnson should pay $4.69 billion in damages to 22 women and their families who blamed ovarian-cancer cases on asbestos in the company’s iconic baby powder, the biggest single verdict in such cases so far...

A Win for Broadcom

July, 12, 2018|

Broadcom to Acquire CA Technologies

Broadcom and CA Technologies on Wednesday announced that Broadcom has agreed to acquire the enterprise technology company for $18.9 billion in cash...

Trade War Is On

July, 11, 2018|

Trump Unveils Additional Tariffs

The White House said it would assess 10% tariffs on a further $200 billion in Chinese goods, deepening the dispute with Beijing, while sending a message to other trading partners that the U.S. won’t back away from trade fights...

And the SCOTUS Winner Is…

July, 10, 2018|

Trump Nominates Brett Kavanaugh

President Donald Trump on Monday night named Judge Brett Kavanaugh, a favorite of the Republican legal establishment, to fill the newest vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court, tapping a conservative figure who is likely to push a divided court to the right...

Micron Vs. China

July, 9, 2018|

Patent Dispute

Micron confirmed on Thursday a court in China has granted a preliminary junction that bans its Chinese subsidiaries from manufacturing and selling some of its products in the Asian country...

Glencore Under Subpoena

July, 3, 2018|

Glencore Shares Tumble after Subpoena

The Justice Department has demanded that Glencore PLC hand over records related to the Anglo-Swiss mining giant’s compliance with laws against foreign-corrupt practices and money laundering concerning its business in Congo, Nigeria, and Venezuela...