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  • December 01, 2021

    Wash. Sales Tax Applies To Hunting Guide Services

    Hunting guide services are considered amusement and recreation and therefore subject to Washington state sales tax, the state Department of Revenue said in a determination.

  • December 01, 2021

    Bloomberg Reporter Says He Was Fired For Climate Coverage

    A journalist suing Bloomberg after claiming he was fired for blowing the whistle on the news agency's coverage of climate change argued on Wednesday that a tribunal was wrong to prevent him from relying on emails raising concerns about biased stories.

  • December 01, 2021

    Match Agrees To Pay Tinder Founders $441M To End Trial

    Match Group on Wednesday said it has agreed to pay $441 million to Tinder founders who say the dating site company and IAC/InterActiveCorp lowballed a valuation of the company in order to cheat the people behind the success of the popular mobile dating app out of billions of dollars.

  • November 30, 2021

    App Makers Join Epic's Bid To Enforce 'Vital' App Store Order

    App developers including Tile and Match Group are backing Epic Games' call for the Ninth Circuit to force Apple to immediately comply with a federal court order to let app makers steer users to payment methods outside of Apple's system, arguing that the directive is a "vital cure" for Apple's "extremely harmful and anticompetitive" conduct.

  • November 30, 2021

    Ackman SPAC Can't Lean On SEC To Beat Suit, Investor Says

    An investor challenging the legality of hedge fund titan Bill Ackman's special purpose acquisition company says the blank-check company can't keep asking the court to assume that its structure has been approved by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

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