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SEC examining claim on Citigroup execs

WASHINGTON — The internal watchdog of the Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating an allegation that the agency’s enforcement chief gave a break to two Citigroup executives when the bank settled charges of misleading investors. Inspector General David Kotz confirmed ...

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Former Pizza Boli’s franchisee enjoined

A federal judge in Baltimore has granted in part a motion for a preliminary injunction against a former Pizza Boli’s franchisee in Washington, D.C., prohibiting him from using the company’s trademarks and operating the franchise restaurant. Baltimore-based franchisor Prosperity Systems ...

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Week in review: December 31, 2010

EPA unveils bay restoration plan The federal Environmental Protection Agency outlined a plan of action Wednesday to restore the Chesapeake Bay, involving Maryland and five other states and the District of Columbia. The plan involves individual agreements for each state and ...

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CoStar wins copyright infringement lawsuit

A federal judge has awarded more than $1.1 million to a major Washington, D.C.-based commercial real estate information company as compensation for unauthorized use of its online property database. After holding a two-day bench trial in Greenbelt in late October, ...

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Lawyer disbarred for neglecting clients

Maryland’s top court has unanimously disbarred an attorney who failed to keep his clients informed about the status of their personal-injury cases and to cooperate with Bar Counsel’s investigation of his lack of diligence. David E. Fox, in a one ...

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$200K median household income in 3 DC areas

WASHINGTON — Montgomery County is home to the three wealthiest communities in the region, each with a median household income of more than $200,000. That’s according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey. Data collected between 2005 ...

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