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Halliburton, Chamber of Commerce Urging SCOTUS to Give Corps More Power Against Class-Action Suits

Halliburton, Chamber of Commerce Urging SCOTUS to Give Corps More Power Against Class-Action Suits
The Supreme Court is considering whether to abandon a quarter-century of precedent and make it tougher for investors to band together to sue corporations for securities fraud. The Obama administration opposes the change.
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Federal Judge Dismisses Charges in 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig Explosion Case

Barbier came under heavy criticism from the moment he was selected to hear the lawsuits stemming from the oil geyser, as it was revealed that Barbier actually owned corporate bonds with both Transocean and Halliburton, two parties involved in the disaster.
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