A Massachusetts $500 million casino project by the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe took a big step forward today when the U.S. Department of the Interior's Bureau of Indian Affairs failed to intervene by the deadline to stop a compact between the state and the tribe.
Polartec LLC accused a rival sportswear manufacturer of ripping off a patented sweatshirt fabric designed to keep wearers dry, according to an infringement suit filed Friday in Massachusetts federal court.
Weeks after Caesars Massachusetts Management Co. LLC accused the state's top casino regulator of having conflicts of interest that forced the company to drop out of the running for a $1 billion casino-resort project in Boston, Caesars has filed a fresh complaint in Massachusetts federal court, citing new evidence.
Boston-based real estate firm Related Beal has acquired a five-building office and retail portfolio on Congress Street in Boston from Fidelity Real Estate Co. for an undisclosed price, Related Beal announced Tuesday.
Manulife Financial Corp.'s U.S. division, John Hancock, has acquired three office properties in New York, Chicago and Boston for a total of $618 million, the Canadian insurance company announced Tuesday.
The First Circuit on Wednesday upheld a fee and cost award of over $100,000 to attorneys who won a $7,650 jury verdict for a former executive housekeeper at a Massachusetts Holiday Inn Hotel on a state law age-discrimination claim.
Private equity titan The Blackstone Group LP will unload its substantial minority stake in Indian drugmaker Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd. in a sale to Bain Capital LLC, the companies said Thursday, giving the New York-based seller an exit from its first-ever Indian investment as others in the market waver.
The U.S. government fired back Monday at Sovereign Bancorp’s attempt to claw back $234 million in assessed taxes, asking a Massachusetts federal court to look at each step in the bank’s questionable securities transaction and deem it a tax shelter scheme.
Investigators with the Massachusetts Gaming Commission on Monday recommended that a unit of Wynn Resorts Ltd. get the green light to operate a $1 billion casino in Everett, provided that Wynn clarify to the commission that its Macau casino operations meet the criteria for "responsible business practices."
A Massachusetts federal judge on Monday refused to toss a proposed class action accusing ACT Inc. of peppering businesses with illegal fax advertisements, finding that the college and career planning company’s offer of judgment to the plaintiff did not render the claims moot.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission on Friday approved Wynn Resorts Ltd.'s proposal to change its land purchase deal in a $1 billion casino plan after a commission investigation revealed that the land's sellers had possibly conspired to hide a criminal ownership interest in the site.
Caesars Massachusetts Management Co. LLC is accusing the state's top gaming regulator of having conflicts of interest that forced it to pull out of a $1 billion casino-resort project in East Boston, according to a suit filed Wednesday in Massachusetts federal court.
A Massachusetts judge granted class certification on Wednesday to a group of direct purchasers alleging AstraZeneca PLC and others breached antitrust laws by engineering the delay of a generic form of heartburn drug Nexium.
Lower middle market buyout firm Morgenthaler Private Equity has sold aircraft test equipment manufacturer Avtron Aerospace Inc. to Midwest-focused CapitalWorks LLC for an undisclosed price, Morgenthaler said Wednesday.
Bain Capital LLC said it would pay 51.4 billion yen ($501 million) to take private Japanese market researcher Macromill Inc., according to a Wednesday securities filing, a deal that would continue the private equity firm's foray into the Asian country.
New Massachusetts carbon regulations approved Monday and similar measures in eight other Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states will lower an existing cap on power plant emissions by more than 70 million tons next year, state officials said.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission voted Tuesday to allow the Suffolk Downs racetrack owners and Mohegan Sun to move forward with a significantly revised bid to build a $1 billion casino in the state, on the condition that the companies pass a new host city referendum.
Heart health management company Boston Heart Diagnostics Corp. launched a suit in Massachusetts federal court Monday alleging a laboratory testing company's genetic testing for statin-induced myopathy risk violates Boston Heart's licensed patent for the same testing.
The parent of Massey Energy Co. agreed to pay $265 million to settle a class action alleging Massey misrepresented its safety record to inflate stock prices, which plummeted following the worst U.S. mining disaster in more than 40 years, Massachusetts officials announced Monday.
Bob Marley’s estate hit chicken finger restaurant Raising Cane’s USA LLC with a trademark infringement suit in Massachusetts federal court Friday, alleging the company’s “Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers One Love” trademark infringes on the legendary reggae singer’s mark.