Law Firm Fined for Frivolous SLAPP Suit

Judge punishes firm for attempted intimidation

Wal-Mart Tries to Shine Its Image By Supporting Public Broadcasting

Wal-Mart Stores, stung by criticism of its labor practices, expansion plans and other business tactics, is turning to public radio, public television and journalism schools to try to improve its image.

Will the Induce Act Outlaw Silly Putty?

A bill could make even the simplest download of music illegal.

Voting With Your Dollars?

Executives at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Costco Wholesale Corp., competitors in the $76 billion US warehouse-club market, have taken their rivalry to a new level: national politics.