Government Regulation

Trucking company YRC Worldwide scored a $700 million CARES Act loan to cover short-term obligations and to enable planned capital spending.
More than two dozen state and local governments along with several environmental groups and five automakers have indicated their intention to file briefs in a lawsuit against the EPA related to...
A U.S. Supreme Court ruling Monday gives the president the authority to fire the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau at will. That authority also like extends to the director of the...
With rising uncertainty of how quickly the economy can recover from the coronavirus pandemic, the outlook for banks of any size is not particularly rosy.
The USPS faces another hurdle in its efforts to remain solvent. A new change in international shipping rates goes into effect on July 1 that could lower the agency's revenues.
The European Commission has opened three investigations into Apple's business practices, and a U.S.-based software firm has complained about those same practices.
Apple could be broken into two pieces to satisfy European antitrust authorities by dividing its hardware and services businesses.
The European Commission on Tuesday announced three probes into Apple's requirements for how app developers must pay for in-app purchases and how they are not allowed to offer their apps at different...
Investors are worried that pressure on the balance sheet of Fannie Mae and delay its exit from conservatorship. Yet, some optimists think its shares are underpriced and have plenty of long-term...
A new California Public Utilities Commission ruling on Thursday does not favor Lyft and its competitors. What's next?
The race to build 5G wireless networks has heated up over the past year or so. AT&T is betting that its stock price will get a large enough boost from 5G to keep paying its generous dividend.
With tens of billions of new capital coming to effectively privatize Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, is it possible that one or both will be able to pay dividends to their shareholders?
Layoffs in India mark the latest step in Uber's cost-cutting and capital management strategy. But the ride-hailing service also faces legal troubles in California, New York and other states.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency has announced that it is once again seeking comments on recapitalizing and perhaps conducting a public offering of stock in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
When the economy went into panic mode and the insta-recession was becoming unavoidable, many major companies and small companies alike began taking immediate action to either maintain strong...