Sunday, January 17, 2021

INDUSTRIES & TOPICS

Home Authors Posts by Erik Larson

Erik Larson

25 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
FOUR NORTHEASTERN states are poised to take their challenge of the federal state and local taxes deduction cap to the federal appeals court in Manhattan after a judge tossed their lawsuit in September. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ MICHAEL NAGLE

SALT cap ruling challenged on appeal by 4 eastern states

WASHINGTON Four states in the eastern U.S. will attempt to revive their lawsuit challenging the Trump administration’s cap on the deduction for state and...
A JUDGE in Boston on Tuesday denied the Sackler family’s request to toss out a lawsuit related to the family's role in the opioid epidemic. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/GEORGE FREY

Purdue’s Sacklers get closer to an opioid trial in Mass.

NEW YORK – Purdue Pharma LP’s billionaire owners, the Sackler family, are a step closer to a trial in Massachusetts over their role in...
PURDUE PHARMA and the Sackler family are seeking an injunction to block lawsuits tied to the opioid crisis. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/GEORGE FREY

Purdue, Sacklers seek to use bankruptcy as shield from suits

NEW YORK – The first big fight in Purdue Pharma LP’s bankruptcy case is taking shape as states and cities across the United States...
A U.S. DISTRICT JUDGE has blocked new rules governing so-called association health plans, which let businesses and individuals band together to create group health plans that offer less expensive coverage than the ACA - but without some of its protections. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/DANIEL ACKER

Trump’s group health plan rules struck down as ACA `end-run’

NEW YORK - One of President Donald Trump’s health care initiatives intended as a cheaper alternative to Obamacare suffered a crucial defeat when a...
THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION'S effort to let companies with religious or moral objections opt out of Obamacare requirements that they offer free contraception coverage in their employee health care plans was issued a preliminary injunction in 13 states, including Rhode island, and the District of Columbia. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/KHOLOOD EID

Judge blocks Trump plan to revoke Obamacare contraceptive rule

NEW YORK - The Trump administration’s effort to let companies with religious or moral objections opt out of Obamacare requirements that they offer free...

Four states claim federal tax-deduction cap infringes rights

NEW YORK - Four Democratic-led northeastern states sued the Trump administration to invalidate the new $10,000 cap on the federal tax deduction for state and...
AT&T HAS RECEIVED APPROVAL to acquire Time Warner. BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/PATRICK T. FALLON

AT&T cleared by judge to buy Time Warner, create media giant

NEW YORK - AT&T Inc. was cleared by a judge to take over Time Warner Inc. in an $85 billion deal that the mobile-phone giant...
A former Bank of America Corp. senior vice president, Palestine "Pam" Ace and her husband were charged with embezzling more than $2.7 million on Monday.

Ex-BofA vice president, husband charged in embezzlement scam

NEW YORK - A former Bank of America Corp. senior vice president and her husband were charged with embezzling more than $2.7 million by...
A BANCO Santander SA unit will pay almost $25 million to two U.S. states to resolve a joint investigation into predatory subprime auto loans that resulted in buyers owing thousands of dollars more than their cars were worth - the first such accord in the country. / BLOOMBERG NEWS PHOTO/ANGEL NAVARRETE

Santander unit to pay $25M over subprime auto loans

BOSTON - A Banco Santander SA unit will pay almost $25 million to two U.S. states, Massachusetts and Delaware, to resolve a joint investigation...

Trump travel ban upheld but earlier rulings leave it blocked

NEW YORK - President Donald Trump won an important victory in his efforts to restrict travel to the U.S. from six predominantly Muslim countries,...

Stay up to date with PBN's Morning Call & Daily Edition newsletters.

- Featured Event -

Latest News

Sign-up to get the PBN Daily Edition

A collection of all the published news of the last 24 hours, as well as selected features from PBN’s weekly print edition.

By submitting the form you agree to PBN's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Subscribe with Providence Business News to keep reading.

We’re glad you are enjoying PBN.