Federal and state prosecutors issued a stern warning to banks as enforcement officials announced a record $13 billion settlement with JPMorgan Chase & Co. over its role in the financial crisis: Investigations are ongoing.
An investigation of internal trading at the Securities and Exchange Commission has compliance officers crossing their fingers that the agency will install private sector–inspired data feeds to monitor employee trades.
Silicon Valley has invented a way to circumvent Congressional budget cuts, allowing the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to establish a permanent satellite office in the heart of California's patent-rich tech industry.
Mexico and Brazil have received special attention from the U.S. Department of Justice as the agency seeks to gain strong partners in its fight against transnational bribery through the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
There's a bit of turmoil, to say the least, currently on the Obamacare front. As an employer, it may be difficult to navigate the still-evolving mess. So sit back and relax.
The Internal Revenue Service is sending compliance letters out to nonprofits that offer "top hat" compensation plans. Those that don't respond risk an audit.
Patent trolls are taking center stage in Congress this week, with new legislation in the Senate to curb abusive patent litigation and a markup Wednesday of a similar bill in the House of Representatives.
The Patent Trial and Appeal Board has sided with Garmin International Inc. and invalidated three challenged claims in a patent held by Cuozzo Speed Technologies LLC, marking the first inter partes review decision to be issued since the new patent challenge proceeding was instituted under the America Invents Act.
JPMorgan Chase has reached a $4.5 billion deal to settle claims by 21 institutional investors, agreeing to repurchase faulty residential mortgage-backed securities.
Former U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey pushed back at criticism of the National Security Agency's surveillance operations, saying he trusts that the NSA is lawfully gathering information.
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