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California Push for Women on Corporate Boards Prompts SEC Backlash

California Push for Women on Corporate Boards Prompts SEC Backlash

Hester Peirce, a Republican member of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, criticized a bill passed by the heavily Democratic California Legislature requiring public companies based in the state to have at least one woman on their boards by 2019.

All-Male Boards Could Face New Pressure From Shareholder Adviser ISS

All-Male Boards Could Face New Pressure From Shareholder Adviser ISS

Institutional Shareholder Services, the big advisory firm, is considering a new policy of recommending "no" votes against certain directors on companies without a single woman on their boards.

Decision on AT&T's Merger With Time Warner Marks a Monumental Week for M&A

Decision on AT&T's Merger With Time Warner Marks a Monumental Week for M&A

In a historic week for antitrust, the DOJ lost a landmark challenge of a vertical merger, Comcast announced a hostile bid for Fox and the DOJ antitrust chief was chased by paparazzi.

Week Ahead: All Eyes on Trump's North Korea Summit, Fed Rate Decision

Week Ahead: All Eyes on Trump's North Korea Summit, Fed Rate Decision

Tuesday is a big day. Here's what to expect heading into the coming week, from North Korea to the Justice Department.

Apple Wants Samsung to Pony Up $1 Billion to Settle Patent Dispute

Apple Wants Samsung to Pony Up $1 Billion to Settle Patent Dispute

Apple's patent case against Samsung is now in its eighth year.

Tesla Is Sued by Electric Semi Maker Nikola for $2 Billion

Tesla Is Sued by Electric Semi Maker Nikola for $2 Billion

Tesla denies the claim it infringed on Nikola's patent.

McKesson Internal Review Clears Senior Management of Wrongdoing on Opioids

McKesson Internal Review Clears Senior Management of Wrongdoing on Opioids

An internal review of management behavior at the healthcare company over opioid distribution prompted by complaints from shareholder International Brotherhood of Teamsters gives company officials a clean bill of health.

Bitcoin Today: Prices Come Off Highs as Rally to $10,000 Pauses

Bitcoin Today: Prices Come Off Highs as Rally to $10,000 Pauses

Bitcoin prices fall sharply Wednesday below the $9,000 threshold. Here's what you need to know.

Bitcoin Today: Prices Hold Gains Above $8,000

Bitcoin Today: Prices Hold Gains Above $8,000

Bitcoin trades higher Wednesday. Here's what you need to know.

McKesson Lawsuit Puts Drug Distributors Back Into Harsh Public Spotlight

McKesson Lawsuit Puts Drug Distributors Back Into Harsh Public Spotlight

McKesson and other drug distributors are having a difficult time steering clear of controversy, with the latest blow a lawsuit alleging McKesson has violated the False Claims Act.