Corporate legal affairs

FILE - In this May 6, 2012, file photo, a Wells Fargo sign is displayed at a branch in New York. In the results of an investigation released Monday, April 10, 2017, Wells Fargo's board of directors has blamed the bank's most senior management for creating an "aggressive sales culture" at Wells that eventually led to the bank's scandal over millions of unauthorized accounts. (AP Photo/CX Matiash, File)
April 10, 2017 - 3:50 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The problems at Wells Fargo and its overly aggressive sales culture date back at least 15 years, and management had little interest in dealing with the issue until it spiraled out of control resulting in millions of accounts being opened fraudulently, according to an investigation...
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FILE - In this May 6, 2012, file photo, a Wells Fargo sign is displayed at a branch in New York. In the results of an investigation released Monday, April 10, 2017, Wells Fargo's board of directors has blamed the bank's most senior management for creating an "aggressive sales culture" at Wells that eventually led to the bank's scandal over millions of unauthorized accounts. (AP Photo/CX Matiash, File)
April 10, 2017 - 10:40 am
NEW YORK (AP) — An investigation into sales practices at Wells Fargo released Monday has blamed the bank's top management for creating an "aggressive sales culture" that led to a scandal involving millions of unauthorized accounts being opened. The bank's board of directors also clawed back another...
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FILE - This July 29, 2015 file photo shows the sign on a branch of Barclays Bank in London. The CEO of Barclays bank, Jes Staley, is being investigated by regulators for his attempts to unmask a whistleblower, the bank said Monday April 10, 2017, who had written anonymous letters raising concerns about a senior employee,. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)
April 10, 2017 - 5:56 am
LONDON (AP) — The CEO of Barclays bank is being investigated by regulators for his attempts to unmask a whistleblower who had written anonymous letters raising concerns about a senior employee. Jes Staley had sought to identify the author of the letters but was told it was inappropriate to do so...
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April 10, 2017 - 5:11 am
LONDON (AP) — The CEO of Barclays bank is being investigated by regulators for his attempts to unmask a whistleblower who had written anonymous letters raising concerns about a senior employee. Jes Staley had sought to identify the author of the letters but was told it was inappropriate to do so...
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April 10, 2017 - 4:43 am
LONDON (AP) — The CEO of Barclays bank is being investigated by regulators for his attempts to unmask a whistleblower who had written anonymous letters raising concerns about a senior employee. Jes Staley sought to identify the person but was told it was inappropriate to do so under rules...
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April 10, 2017 - 4:15 am
LONDON (AP) — Barclays bank says its CEO is being investigated by regulators for his attempts to unmask a whistleblower who had raised concerns about a senior employee. The bank said Monday that Jes Staley faces an inquiry for his "individual conduct and senior manager responsibilities" related to...
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FILE- In this Sept. 24, 2014 file photo, Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino leaves the MLK Jr. Federal Courthouse in Newark, N.J., after a court appearance. After previously pleading not guilty to charges that they filed bogus tax returns on nearly $9 million and claimed millions in personal expenses as business expenses, "Jersey Shore" reality TV show star Michael "The Situation" Sorrentino and his brother have had additional tax fraud charges filed against them on Friday, April 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
April 07, 2017 - 4:12 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — "Jersey Shore" star Michael "The Situation" Sorrentino and his brother were hit with additional tax fraud charges on Friday after federal prosecutors say they filed fake tax returns and claimed luxury car and clothing purchases were business expenses. Federal prosecutors said...
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This Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, photo shows a sign at Twitter headquarters in San Francisco. Twitter defied a U.S. government request for records that could identify the owner of an anti-Trump account, and is challenging the order in court. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
April 06, 2017 - 6:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter defied a U.S. government request for records that could identify users behind an account opposed to President Donald Trump, and is challenging that order in court. The company filed a lawsuit in federal court in San Francisco against the federal Department of Homeland...
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April 05, 2017 - 7:03 am
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's highest court has rejected British company Reckitt Benckiser's appeal of a 6 million Australian dollar ($4.5 million) fine for misleading consumers about the effectiveness of a popular painkiller. The High Court refused to hear the appeal after Reckitt...
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April 05, 2017 - 2:14 am
CHICAGO (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled for the first time that a landmark civil rights law protects LGBT employees from workplace discrimination, setting up a likely battle before the Supreme Court over the scope of the 53-year-old law. The 8-to-3 decision Tuesday by the 7th U.S. Circuit...
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