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SoftBank and Other Investors May Buy $1 Billion Stake in Uber’s Self-Driving Cars

The talks precede Uber’s initial public offering and may ease worries about how costly it is to develop autonomous vehicles. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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Court’s Biometrics Ruling Poses Billion Dollar Risk to Facebook, Google

Fortune: “The Supreme Court of Illinois on Friday ruled that an amusement park, Six Flags Great America, must pay damages to a boy for collecting his thumbprint without proper consent. The decision in the closely-watched case opens the door for … Continue reading

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Cracking down on medical hype could cut $30 billion in wasted costs

When reformers look for ways to slash the ever-higher costs of American medical care, one line item should leap from television screens, print pages, and radio broadcasts: How does the nation benefit from medical enterprises spending $30 billion annually in … Continue reading

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Department of Justice announces $2.8 billion in fraud recoveries for fiscal year 2018; down 25% from 2017

On December 21, the Department of Justice announced that during 2018, it had recovered more than $2.8 billion under the False Claims Act. This total was approximately 25% lower than in the prior fiscal year, and breaks a long string … Continue reading

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$26 Billion Crypto Collapse Last Week!

BlockchainNews reported that the comments of Daria Generalova  (Managing Partner at ICOBox) that “I believe there are several reasons for the latest market collapse. First, there was a massive cryptocurrency selloff, which was partly related to the news of the … Continue reading

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