Bayer Rejected by US Supreme Court in Bid to End Roundup Suits

New You can now listen to Insurance Journal articles! The US Supreme Court rejected a multibillion-dollar appeal from Bayer AG, refusing to shield the company from potentially tens of thousands of claims that its top-selling Roundup weedkiller causes cancer. The justices, without comment, left intact a $25 million award to Edwin Hardeman, a California man … Read more

Rejected male applicant may proceed with gender bias suit

A rejected male applicant for a University of Cincinnati professorship can still proceed with his gender discrimination litigation even though the position he sought was never filled, a federal appeals court said Friday.    Mark Charlton-Perkins, a male research scientist, applied for a professorship at the University of Cincinnati in late 2017, according to Friday’s … Read more

Punjab govt request to probe Moose Wala’s case by sitting HC judge rejected

The Punjab government request for a probe by a sitting high court judge into the murder of singer Sidhu Moosewala has not been accepted, according to sources. The sources said a communication in this regard has been sent to the state government by the court administration. The HC administration … Read more

One River’s spot Bitcoin ETF application rejected by SEC By Cointelegraph

One River’s spot Bitcoin ETF application rejected by SEC The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) maintained its perfect record for rejecting (BTC) spot exchange-traded fund (ETF) applications Friday when it disapproved a rule change to allow cryptocurrency-focused hedge fund One River Digital to offer the One River Carbon Neutral Bitcoin Trust on the … Read more

Chilean regulator says permit for Anglo’s Los Bronces project should be rejected

ScottOrr/E+ via Getty Images Anglo American (OTCQX:AAUKF) (OTCQX:NGLOY) falls more than 5% after Chile’s environmental regulator recommended rejecting the permitting application for the Los Bronces copper project, citing insufficient information on public health risks. Anglo (OTCQX:AAUKF) said in the event of a negative decision, the permitting process allowed for further review to evaluate a full … Read more