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Republican senators move to block Trump’s deal to revive ZTE

Enlarge / Arkansas Republican Sen. Tom Cotton is a leading opponent of Trump's ZTE bill. (credit: Pete Marovich/Getty Images) Last week the Trump administration announced a deal to lift a ban on US companies exporting technology to Chinese smartphone maker … Continue reading

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Live Nation shareholder sues to block vote on board members due to misleading proxy statement

By Rebecca Kahn, J.D.After the world’s largest live music producer awarded nearly $11 million in executive bonuses for exceeding 2017 targets, a shareholder sued the company and executives for including false and misleading compensation information in its 2018 proxy materials. … Continue reading

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CBS Sues Redstones in Move to Block Viacom Merger: DealBook Briefing

Les Moonves and his team at CBS sued the Redstones’ National Amusements in what amounts to its biggest step yet to block a merger with its corporate sibling, Viacom. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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Block That Romance Fiction Sports Reference!

In case you missed it, sports team owners need to move quickly if they want to name their franchises something catchy. Otherwise they might find that they've been pre-empted by someone else–say, a romance novel writer.Seattle is currently contemplating bringing … Continue reading

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Justices block Missouri execution

Over the objection of four justices, the Supreme Court tonight blocked Missouri from executing Russell Bucklew, who was scheduled to die tonight. Bucklew was convicted for the 1996 murder of Michael Sanders, who was living at the time with Bucklew’s … Continue reading

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