Month: July 2016

  • With its $14.7 billion settlement in the rearview mirror, Volkswagen is turning its focus to Europe, where lawyers representing the automaker’s investors and customers overseas have moved to subpoena documents in the United States. The discovery battles come as European regulators turn up the heat in their investigations of Volkswagen, which has admitted that 11 ...

  • More than 30 business entities and individuals, including Fort Worth’s Kimbell Art Foundation, are suing Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) based on claims that the company structured a series of contracts in order to receive excessive fees and other charges after the 2009 sale of its Barnett Shale midstream assets....

  • Air travelers and ticket purchasers have fired back at a bid by four major U.S. airlines to toss multidistrict litigation accusing the companies of conspiring to fix capacity and routes. In a 57-page brief opposing the motion by American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Delta and United to dismiss the claims, attorneys presented evidence that airfares were ...