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NEW YORK — Wal-Mart reported a 9 percent increase in third-quarter net income as the world’s largest retailer continues to woo back shoppers by reemphasizing low prices. But momentum has slowed as it grapples with an uncertain global economy. The ...Read More »
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court appeared divided Monday in two cases in which businesses are trying to make it harder for customers or investors to band together to sue them. The justices heard arguments in appeals from biotech company Amgen ...Read More »
Should general counsels be indicted by the government in investigations into company practices?
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NEW YORK — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and American Express are rolling out a prepaid card that they say offers unique services designed to help shoppers manage and control their everyday finances. The two companies said Monday that Bluebird, begun during ...Read More »
How would your company deal with a situation in which a general counsel had a financial conflict of interest?
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NEW YORK — al-Mart Stores Inc. is phasing out the sale of Amazon.com’s Kindle Fire tablet and Kindle e-readers, the second major retailer to stop offering the items in six months. Wal-Mart, the world’s largest retailer, said Thursday the decision ...Read More »
NEW YORK — The National Retail Federation is opposing a proposed $7.25 billion settlement that Visa Inc., MasterCard Inc. and major banks have agreed to pay retailers for alleged fee fixing. The retail trade association said Tuesday that its board ...Read More »
WAYNE, N.J. — Toys R Us said Monday that it plans to launch its own tablet computer aimed at children called Tabeo on Oct. 21, a low-priced entry into the increasingly crowded tablet business. The news comes ahead of the ...Read More »