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FBI: Fraud scheme nets $22 million from Delta, Northwest Airlines

The FBI is investigating two men – including one from Minnesota – accused of using an elaborate scheme to defraud Delta Air Lines out of millions of dollars. Paul Anderson and Michael Yedor have...

June 27, 2014

Target Accused Of Infringing On Priceline Founder's Patent

An owner of many patents (with a history of suing big retailers) is accusing Target's online subscription service of patent infringement.

June 24, 2014

Mpls' "70/30" Rule Leaves Restaurants At Risk Of Losing Licenses

Do the rules call for too much booze?

June 19, 2014

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St. Paul Lawyer Convicted Of Laundering Drug Money

A jury returned guilty verdicts Tuesday on all three counts against Robert Boedigheimer, which accused him of a money-laundering conspiracy.

June 18, 2014

Checkout glitches plague Target stores nationwide

Target customers across the country waited in long lines because of a problem with cash registers on Sunday night, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports. Shortly after 11 p.m., the company said the...

June 15, 2014

Judge backs expansion of pipeline carrying Canadian oil through Minnesota

A judge who studied the proposed expansion of an oil pipeline that runs across northern Minnesota is advising state regulators to approve the project. Administrative law judge Eric Lipman released...

June 12, 2014

Mpls Law Firm Secures $121M Settlement From Goldman, Bain

Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi struck a preliminary settlement deal with two major private equity firms, and it plans to face off with more of the nation’s largest firms in court.

June 12, 2014

St. Ben’s Settles Petters Clawback; Legal Costs Mounting

St. Ben's agreed to settle a “clawback” lawsuit filed by the trustee of Tom Petters’ bankruptcy estate; meanwhile, the cost of such litigation, including fees paid to accounting and law firms, keeps growing.

June 12, 2014

Medtronic Seeks Dismissal Of Shareholder Lawsuits

A two-person committee appointed by the med-tech giant concluded that allegations against Medtronic’s leaders are “without merit”; it’s now seeking dismissal of shareholder lawsuits.

June 10, 2014

Dolan To Exit Bankruptcy; Stock Will Be Cancelled

A bankruptcy court approved The Dolan Company’s reorganization plan, and the company agreed to pay about $3.2 million to a trust designed to benefit stockholders.

June 10, 2014

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