Business Formation. Legal news and articles for February 29 - 29, 2012

New Guinea Gold Corporation Company UpdateCorporate criminals target mining sectorAccuride Corporation Returns to Profitability in Fourth Quarter of 2011Judge blocks day labor rules in AZ immigration law$375M health care scheme went unnoticed for yearsCongress Cooperates on Small Business Jobs BillsJones & Haley, PC Selected For "City's Top Law Firms"Tobacco Companies Can't Be Forced by FDA to Use Graphic WarningsThe Howard Hughes Corporation Issues Letter to ShareholdersBulldog Solutions and Clients Pick Up Three StevieĀ® Awards for Sales ...Merriman Capital Announces Sponsorship of Formation Metals on OTCQXPomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims on Behalf of Investors of Taleo CorporationGold Resource Corporation Reports Record Annual Production Results for 2011 ...Wabash National Corporation Announces New Reporting Segment: Diversified ProductsFeds dismantle NYC auto insurance fraud ring

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Exxon's Shale Failures in Poland May Lengthen Gazprom's Shadow
BusinessWeekFebruary 1, 2012

Exxon, the world's largest energy company, yesterday said two exploratory wells drilled in a Polish shale formation at the end of 2011 weren't commercially viable. The gas discovered in the wells, Exxon's first in Poland, failed to flow in sufficient ...more »

US Plans Charges on Bond Fraud
Wall Street JournalFebruary 1, 2012

The Manhattan US Attorney's office is planning to allege in a criminal complaint that several former traders at Credit Suisse Group AG, a major global investment bank, misled the bank's investors by booking inflated prices of mortgage bonds to boost ...more »

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New Guinea Gold Corporation Company Update
MarketWatch (press release)February 29, 2012

The Company believes that if the DFS returns a positive economic result it will extend the life of the existing mine at Sinivit. Potential Business Combination with PNG Gold Corporation (PNG) - discussions continue in a positive manner with PNG ...more »

Corporate criminals target mining sector
ABC OnlineFebruary 29, 2012

By business editor Peter Ryan Corporate criminals are prospering amid tight economic times, a survey on global fraud has found. The report by accounting firm Pricewaterhouse Coopers found white-collar crime was a growing threat, and the mining sector ...more »

Accuride Corporation Returns to Profitability in Fourth Quarter of 2011
MarketWatch (press release)February 29, 2012

Accuride Corporation (NYSE:ACW) , a leading supplier of components to the commercial vehicle industry, today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2011. Fourth Quarter 2011 Results Accuride achieved fourth ...more »

Judge blocks day labor rules in AZ immigration law
NewsdayFebruary 29, 2012

Business Newsday > Business Content Preview Newsday 7 day/Optimum Online ® subscribers click here for full access Not a Newsday or Optimum Online ® subscriber? Click here Judge blocks day labor rules in AZ immigration law Originally published: February ...more »

$375M health care scheme went unnoticed for years
Atlanta Journal ConstitutionFebruary 29, 2012

Others say Medicare is still very vulnerable to fraud. "It's a trust-based system that is ripe for the picking by criminals," said Kirk Ogrosky, a Washington, DC, attorney at the law firm Arnold & Porter and a former top health care prosecutor at the ...more »

Congress Cooperates on Small Business Jobs Bills
Accounting TodayFebruary 29, 2012

By Michael Cohn, Accounting Today In a rare sign of bipartisanship, Congressional Republicans and Democrats are moving forward with a group of widely supported jobs bills, aimed at improving capital formation for small businesses and spurring the ...more »

Jones & Haley, PC Selected For "City's Top Law Firms"
MarketWatch (press release)February 29, 2012

29, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Jones & Haley, PC of Atlanta, GA has been honored with a recognition by Atlanta Business Chronicle in its selection of "City's Top Law Firms." A spokesperson from Jones & Haley, PC commented on the recognition: "This ...more »

Tobacco Companies Can't Be Forced by FDA to Use Graphic Warnings
BusinessWeekFebruary 29, 2012

By Sara Forden on February 29, 2012 The US Food and Drug Administration was blocked by a federal judge from requiring tobacco companies to put graphic health warnings on cigarette packaging. US District Judge Richard Leon in Washington said the ...more »

The Howard Hughes Corporation Issues Letter to Shareholders
MarketWatch (press release)February 29, 2012

(NYSE:NRF) , a publicly traded commercial real estate finance company focused on investment in real estate loans, fixed income securities and net-leased real estate properties. Andy's track record and public company experience are great assets to our ...more »

Bulldog Solutions and Clients Pick Up Three Stevie® Awards for Sales ...
MarketWatch (press release)February 29, 2012

Hoetger, who was Bulldog's first full-time sales representative at the company's formation 10 years ago, has been a key revenue driver and leading force in shaping the company's evolving business model. She works directly with C-suite executives, ...more »

Merriman Capital Announces Sponsorship of Formation Metals on OTCQX
Bradenton HeraldFebruary 29, 2012

Formation Metals is a well-established mineral exploration, development and refining company that, through its 100% owned subsidiary, Formation Capital Corporation, US, is developing the Idaho Cobalt Project, a 100% owned primary cobalt deposit located ...more »

Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims on Behalf of Investors of Taleo Corporation
MarketWatch (press release)February 29, 2012

NEW YORK, Feb 29, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Grossman & Gross LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Taleo Corporation ("Taleo" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:TLEO) (isin:US87424N1046) concerning the proposed acquisition of ...more »

Gold Resource Corporation Reports Record Annual Production Results for 2011 ...
MarketWatch (press release)February 29, 2012

The results for the year underscore our ability to execute as a company, as much was accomplished in 2011." Gold Resource Corporation produced a total of 66159 ounces of precious metal gold equivalent (AuEq), up 531% over its 2010 production of 10493 ...more »

Wabash National Corporation Announces New Reporting Segment: Diversified Products
ReutersFebruary 29, 2012

This new reporting structure better aligns the Company's external reporting with how the business is being managed internally. In addition, the greater visibility into the Company's Diversified Products segment highlights an area that the Company views ...more »

Feds dismantle NYC auto insurance fraud ring
Wilkes Barre Times-LeaderFebruary 29, 2012

(AP) A cadre of corrupt doctors and scam artists sought to cheat auto insurance companies out of $279 million in bogus medical claims the largest-ever fraud involving New York's no-fault law, authorities said Wednesday. The investigation resulted in ...more »

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