• Start Date for AT&T-Time Warner Antitrust Trial Is Set

    7 days ago - By Fortune

    The trial to determine if the U.S. Department of Justice can stop AT&T's $85 billion purchase of media company Time Warner will begin on March 19, a federal judge in Washington said during a hearing on Thursday.
    The trial date is almost midway between the Feb. 20 date AT&T had requested and the U.S. government's preferred date of May 7.
    Judge Richard Leon said he would likely not have a decision by the April 22 deadline in the companies' merger agreement, but would rule in late April or May. “April 22 is not realistic,” he said.
    Daniel Petrocelli, who represented AT&T and Time Warner in...
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  • Brazilian meatpacker JBS SA said listing a subsidiary in the U.S. rema

    8 days ago - By AG Web

    Brazilian meatpacker JBS SA said listing a subsidiary in the U.S. remained a priority, even as two controlling shareholders in the company remain in jail for insider trading and their role in a corruption scandal.
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