Embattled Italian dairy products maker Parmalat has filed a lawsuit against Credit Suisse First Boston, alleging that the investment bank arranged a transaction for Parmalat that allowed the company to camouflage billions of euros in losses.
A company targeted by Data Treasury Corp. in its far-flung patent lawsuit against major banks over electronic check technology has fired back with a lawsuit of its own, seeking to invalidate the patents due to material misrepresentations and inequitable conduct before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
The two founders of the hedge fund Bayou Group who absconded with $450 million in investments came out of hiding Thursday and pled guilty to fraud. Although investigators seized $100 million from the men, $350 million remains missing.
The Securities and Exchange Commission has initiated administrative proceedings against two Deloitte & Touche auditors who allegedly aided in the Adelphia accounting fraud in 2000.
A company that pioneered an online marketplace that connects borrowers with lenders is suing an upstart rival over its patented business model.
The closely watched trademark infringement litigation between car insurer Geico and search engine Google Inc. has been settled through a cryptic agreement, days after a district court judge’s 30-day stay of the trial expired.
Trading Technologies International Inc. has settled another patent lawsuit over its futures trading software, only days after filing yet another lawsuit over its patented trading platform.
Colorado-based CQG Inc. has joined the growing list of companies tangled in litigation with trading software developer Trading Technologies Inc.
Trading Technologies Inc. is pressing on with its international campaign to win licensing agreements for its futures trading software, forcing yet another settlement with a major industry player.
A small California company is taking American Express to court, asserting its patents that cover a widely used customer rewards method.
Trading Technologies, the company behind a slew of patent infringement lawsuits against major players in the futures trading industry, has pried settlement agreements out of another pair of companies.
Merchant bank Ocean Tomo has launched an investment fund to provide private equity capital and mezzanine debt to companies with undervalued intellectual property rights, including patents and trademarks.
In a legal assault that targets large swaths of the travel and financial-services industries, a small California company has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against travel-services giant Cendant Corp. over a widely used business method.
Software developer Trading Technologies pushed through additional settlement deals Thursday, bringing two competitors to the bargaining table just days after filing patent infringement suits in the Northern District of Illinois.
Fresh from a bevy of settlements with several players in the futures market, software developer Trading Technologies is pressing on with a legal onslaught against another batch of competitors.
A U.S. maker of anti-counterfeiting technology has sued the European Central Bank, claiming that every euro banknote in circulation infringes on a European patent.
A federal judge in New York has given the green light to a trial in a trademark dispute over a catchphrase used by American Express in its advertising campaigns.
Prolific inventor Ronald A. Katz, who claims to have earned $1 billion from his portfolio of more than 50 telecommunications patents, has set his sights on Citibank, Discover Card, T-Mobile and Wal-Mart with a sweeping new lawsuit filed last week in federal court in Texas.
A patent dispute that has unsettled the futures industry escalated this week when Trading Technologies, the software vendor at the center of the brawl, filed a lawsuit against the Chicago-based futures trading firm Peregrine Financial Group.
Trading Technologies, the company at the center of a patent dispute that has shaken up the global futures industry, has settled another patent infringement lawsuit against a maker of trading software.