February 21, 2013
by Daniel Mullen
The Turin Court of Appeals in Italy on Thursday sentenced two former advisers to the Italian car company Fiat to one year and four months in prison for misleading the market in 2005 when the Agnelli family purchased the company. Franzo Grande Stevens, a former attorney for Fiat, and Gianluigi ...[read more]
December 24, 2009
by Andrew Wood
Dan Stein: Reading through H.R. 4321, Comprehensive Immigration Reform for America's Security and Prosperity (CIR ASAP), what is immediately evident is that the bill will deliver neither reform, nor security, nor prosperity for Americans.The legislation introduced December 15 by Rep. Luis... ...[read more]
December 14, 2009
by Jaclyn Belczyk
The US Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the final challenge to the sale of Chrysler Group assets to Italian automaker Fiat. The Court granted, vacated, and remanded Indiana State Police Pension Trust v. Chrysler, an appeal from a ruling by the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. The ...[read more]
June 10, 2009
by Christian Ehret
The US Supreme Court on Tuesday night released an order allowing the sale of Chrysler Group assets to Italian automaker Fiat to proceed. The two-page opinion vacates a temporary stay issued on Monday by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the grounds that the petitioners did not meet their burden of ...[read more]
June 9, 2009
by Jay Carmella
US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Monday ordered a temporary stay of the pending sale of Chrysler Group assets to Italian automaker Fiat. The stay allows the full Court more time to decide whether it will hear the case. Two groups filed emergency requests with the court over the ...[read more]
June 8, 2009
by Ingrid Burke
Indiana State Police Pensions Trust, et al. v. Chrysler LLC, et al., US Supreme Court, June 8, 2009. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here.ISPPT v Chrysler... ...[read more]
June 7, 2009
by Tere Miller-Sporrer
Two groups of petitioners filed an emergency request with the US Supreme Court Saturday to stop the sale of Chrysler Group assets to Italian automaker Fiat. The first group, consisting of three Indiana state pension and construction funds- the Indiana State Police Pension Fund, the Indiana ...[read more]
June 6, 2009
by Matt Glenn
The US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Friday approved the sale of most of the assets of Chrysler Group to Italian automaker Fiat, but said the deal could not be completed until June 8 or until the Supreme Court declines to hear an appeal. The ruling upheld Monday's decision by the US B... ...[read more]
June 1, 2009
by Andrew Morgan
A federal bankruptcy judge on Sunday approved the sale of most of the assets currently held by Chrysler Group to Italian automaker Fiat S.p.A.. Judge Arthur Gonzales of the US Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York approved a bankruptcy plan that would transfer 55 percent of ...[read more]
January 26, 2008
by Andrew Wood
Cara Horowitz: Care about the National Environmental Policy Act? Then read on. Early in January, in a case challenging naval mid-frequency sonar training exercises off the coast of southern California, environmentalists (including my organization, NRDC) won a major victory when a federal cour... ...[read more]

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