Posts Tagged ‘lawsuit’

U.S. top court will not review John Hancock retirement plans

by on October 29, 2012 9:47 pm BST
Mon Oct 29, 2012 5:47pm EDT * Appeals addressed alleged fee abuses in 401(k) plans * Federal appeals court had revived part of lawsuitBy Jonathan StempelWASHINGTON, Oct 29 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court refused on Monday to consider two appeals in a case weighing the ability of tens of millions of Americans

Anadarko-Tronox trial resumes

by on July 24, 2012 10:59 pm BST
Anadarko, the defendant, was expected to call witnesses, starting with Joseph Flake, a former vice president at Kerr-McGee, the company now owned by Anadarko that created Tronox through a 2005 spin-off, Reuters reported.Tronox, which went bankrupt in 2009 and emerged last year, established a trust to pay billions of

Suit over Shell Alaska drilling planned

by Forex Rooton July 10, 2012 4:31 am BST
The 10 groups said they had prepared a lawsuit to be filed Tuesday in the US District Court in Anchorage, Reuters reported.The lawsuit will seek to overturn approvals of Shell's oil-spill plans that were granted in February and March by the US Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE).

ATP sues US over Macondo moratorium

by on June 18, 2012 3:44 pm BST
The government “improperly and illegally” suspended all offshore drilling and “unlawfully delayed” the issuance of permits once the ban was lifted, ATP said in a lawsuit filed last week in the US Court of Federal Claims in Washington, according to a Bloomberg report.“ATP has incurred significant financing costs to