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James Damore has an ‘above decent’ chance of winning his legal case against Google

James Damore, the man fired by Google after he published a manifesto that suggested women may have a disadvantage in tech because of their biology, may well prevail in the legal case he has filed against his former employer. That’s because he filed his complaint against Alphabet (Google’s corporate parent) under a provision of the National Labor Relations Act that protects workers’ rights ... Read More »

Finance co staff booked in suicide case

Nagpur: Two employees of different finance companies were booked for abetment to commit suicide by Wadi police, after their names came to fore in investigations into the suicide of Mahesh Patil near his quarter within Ordnance Factory premises last week. Patil, engaged as a labourer at Ordnance Factory, was found hanging from a ceiling rafter of the staircase at an ... Read More »

Deutsche Bank to pay $60 million to settle U.S. gold price-fixing case

Deutsche Bank AG has agreed to pay $60 million to settle private U.S. antitrust litigation by traders and other investors who accused the German bank of conspiring to manipulate gold prices at their expense. The preliminary settlement was filed on Friday with the U.S. District Court in Manhattan, and requires a judge’s approval. Deutsche Bank denied wrongdoing. The bank in ... Read More »

Malcolm Turnbull insists bank inquiry unnecessary after fresh rate-rigging case

Malcolm Turnbull has rejected calls for a royal commission as a third bank faces legal action for rate-rigging allegations, saying the financial watchdog was “sinking its fangs” into suspects. The prime minister said the corporate sector was “well regulated” and the government had already increased the Australian Securities and Investment Commission’s powers and resources. “The watchdog is sinking its fangs ... Read More »

DA Case: Virbhadra Singh’s son accuses Finance Ministry of misusing ED

Himachal Youth Congress president Vikramaditya Singh, on Friday termed as ‘false’ the allegation of corruption and disproportionate assets against his father and chief minister Virbhadra Singh saying the Finance Ministry is ‘using’ Enforcement Directorate in the matter. The Finance Ministry, headed by Arun Jaitley, is using the ED to institute a false investigation against the Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister, he ... Read More »

US jury imposes $940mn penalty on two Tata Group firms in trade secret case

A US grand jury has slapped two companies of India’s Tata group – Tata Consultancy Services and Tata America International Corp – with a $940 million fine in a trade secret lawsuit filed against them. After days of hearing, the federal grand jury in the US State of Wisconsin ruled that Tata Consultancy Services and Tata America International Corp. must ... Read More »