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Three poultry producers agreed to pay more than $13 million to settle price-fixing claims in antitrust litigation over chicken prices, with a group of buyers urging an Illinois federal judge Wednesday to sign off on the deal.
The U.S. Senate on Thursday confirmed radiation oncologist Stephen M. Hahn to take over leadership of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration from acting Commissioner Ned Sharpless.
Postmates told a California federal judge Wednesday that it shouldn’t have to cover $10 million in arbitration fees for over 5,200 couriers alleging they were misclassified as independent contractors and shorted on wages, saying the couriers are the ones holding up the process.
A divided National Labor Relations Board ordered an agency judge Thursday to approve a settlement she previously rejected and end a high-profile fight over whether McDonald's USA LLC can be held jointly responsible for labor law violations allegedly committed by franchisees.
AIX Specialty Insurance Co. does not have to cover a Florida nightclub facing a negligence suit over a death at the hands of a driver who crashed her vehicle after a night of drinking at the club, the Eleventh Circuit affirmed.