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Antiunion Push Gains Ground The Michigan legislature’s rapid initial passage of right-to-work legislation could set the stage for battles in other states over union power in the workplace. Hong Kong IPOs to Get New Rules At the same time that Hong Kong is seeing fewer initial public offerings, a planned overhaul of listing rules will […]

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Delta App Faces California Suit California’s attorney general filed a first-ever privacy lawsuit against the maker of a smartphone application. The suit alleges Delta Air Lines failed to include a privacy policy in the app. As Listings Declined, Exchanges Hit Road Nasdaq OMX and NYSE Euronext, in a heated battle for new listings, sent representatives […]

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Gatekeepers’ China Role Questioned The SEC is scrutinizing “gatekeepers”—the consultants, financiers, auditors and others who helped give Chinese companies access to U.S. capital markets—as part of its continuing probe of accounting questions at Chinese companies. Global Cartels Fixed Display Prices Philips Electronics, Samsung SDI and Panasonic were among seven companies fined a record $1.92 billion […]

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Samsung Promotes Jay Lee Samsung Electronics promoted the grandson of the company’s founder to the position of vice chairman, a widely expected move that puts Jay Y. Lee a step closer to eventually heading the electronics firm. Now Hiring? Tips for Conducting Interviews It’s not always a candidate’s fault when a job interview goes south. […]

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U.S. Sues Chinese Arms of Auditors The SEC has charged the Chinese affiliates of several major accounting firms with violating U.S. securities laws. GM Moves to Reduce Inventory General Motors moved to idle production at a Lordstown, Ohio, auto factory amid large stocks of unsold cars and trucks, and signaled it may take more actions. […]

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