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Dealmaker of the Week: Marc Williams of Davis Polk &amp Wardwell

DEALMAKERMarc Williams, 38, a corporate partner in the New York office of Davis Polk & Wardwell.THE CLIENTOmaha-based ConAgra Foods, Inc., one of North America’s largest food companies with brands that include Chef Boyardee, Healthy Choice, Orville Redenbacher, and Slim Jim.THE DEALConAgra said Tuesday it will acquire private-label foods maker

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NBCUniversal OKs $6.4M Settlement With Unpaid Interns

NBCUniversal has agreed to settle claims brought by former interns who claimed they were required to work without pay on shows such as “Saturday Night Live” in violation of labor laws.
If approved, the $6.4 million settlement will pay the lead plaintiff, former “Saturday Night Live” intern Monet Eliastam,

NBCUniversal OKs $6.4M Settlement With Unpaid Interns

NBCUniversal has agreed to settle claims brought by former interns who claimed they were required to work without pay on shows such as “Saturday Night Live” in violation of labor laws.
If approved, the $6.4 million settlement will pay the lead plaintiff, former “Saturday Night Live” intern Monet Eliastam,

Settlement: Verizon Unpaid Wages Class Actions Reach $15M Settlement

October 22 2014Los Angeles, CA: A $15 million settlement has received preliminary approval ending a wage and hour class action lawsuit brought against Verizon California Inc. In the California labor law class action, the plaintiffs claimed Verizon issued inaccurate wage statements that omitted crucial information making it impossible for

CORRECTED-U.S. SEC slams tycoon Wyly’s bankruptcy budget as ‘staggering’

Thu Oct 23, 2014 10:01am EDT

(Corrects SEC lawyer’s name from Dunn to Dodd in third
paragraph)
By Joseph Ax and Nate RaymondOct 22 (Reuters) – Texas tycoon Sam Wyly, who filed for
bankruptcy this week, is trying to exhaust his fortune through
exorbitant spending to impede the U.S.

Investigation: Blood Thinner Brilinta Under Investigation

October 22 2014Los Angeles, CA: AstraZeneca is facing a lawsuit brought by scientists who allege
consumer fraud on the part of the pharmaceutical company, specifically that it fudged the data in its late stage study of the blood thinner Brilinta. The allegations have led to a federal probe into