Corporate Crime Blotter

Oct 31: Court orders #WellsFargo to pay $203 million to 1 million debit-card holders for deliberately causing #overdraft fees http://t.co/ULfUgR5z6s
Oct 3: FCC fines #Marriott hotel chain $600K for blocking guests' personal Internet to make them pay $$ to use hotel's wi-fi http://t.co/wqCmmA12nc
Jun 12: #Intel loses appeal of $1.44 BILLION fine (4.15% of 2008 turnover) from EU for paying its customers to buy its chips http://t.co/FaqI9PyZox
May 14: #Samsung apologizes for trying to bury #documentary on workers’ #leukemia from exposure to chemicals at its factories http://t.co/2tvcGQWqzb
Apr 25: The telecom industry wants you to get mugged so that it can sell you insurance / a new phone #profitingfromcrime #$$$ http://t.co/xuJlENxEwZ
Nov 13: Italy investigating #Apple for hiding more than $1.3 BILLION in profits from authorities in 2010 and 2011 #taxfraud http://t.co/sogn3OaQPm
Sep 24: #NCUA sues #JPMorgan, 12 more banks for defrauding credit unions by gaming #LIBOR in $2.4 billion of securities sales http://t.co/V2CiIQ4ntG
Aug 25: #EmeritusSeniorLiving to pay $2.2 million for under-paying workers, violating other Calif. labor laws from 2007–2013 http://t.co/9xGWDrpjEN
Aug 19: #FERC fines #JPMorgan a record $410 MILLION for #fraud in manipulating electricity markets in California, mid-West http://t.co/uRMdL9TI3s
Aug 18: UK investigation of #NewsCorp / #Fox as 'corporate suspect' in phone hacking & bribery "threatens licenses, company" http://t.co/sKk6ku3jvH

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