Michigan State to hire firm to assist George Perles in lawsuit involving Nassar case

EAST LANSING — Michigan State University is hiring an outside law firm to assist trustee George Perles in responding to allegations made in a lawsuit this week that he intervened after an MSU athlete reported she'd been raped by Larry Nassar and that the complaint was dropped shortly after. “We are in the process of retaining counsel and once retained, Mr. […]

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Billion dollar technology firms blasted by ‘Five Eyes’ nations

Billion dollar technology firms blasted by ‘Five Eyes’ nations for snubbing meeting to tackle extremist material and child abuse on THEIR websites The ‘Five Eyes’ nations had invited ‘digital industry leaders’ to a summit Nations include Britain, the US, Australia, Canada and New Zealand They discussed removing terrorist content, such as beheading and bomb-making videos, but the tech experts refused […]

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Heinz advert is banned for a second time

Heinz advert is banned for a second time after firm compares its baked beans to a protein shake Heinz advert is banned for the second time because of nutritional claims A Heinz baked beans advert has been banned for a second time after comparing the product’s nutritional value to a protein shake. The television commercial, seen in February, showed a […]

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Samantha Cameron’s fashion firm’s losses of more than half a MILLION

Samantha Cameron’s fledgling fashion firm reveals losses of more than half a MILLION in its first year Latest accounts for the Cefinn business show it lost £561,795 in its first year The disappointing figures are a surprise given the stellar support for the venture  It had support from fashion luminaries like Vogue’s editor-in-chief Anna Wintour Samantha Cameron attends a dinner […]

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Businessman leaves car with airport firm – then gets a speeding ticket

Businessman who paid £72 to leave his £100,000 Range Rover with airport meet-and-greet parking firm returns to discover 50 miles on the clock… and a SPEEDING TICKET in the post Steve Taylor, 55, paid £72 to leave car with Manchester Airport Parking Services But construction firm director returned from 13-day break to find extra mileage Car was driven around Manchester […]

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The city firm that teaches insurers how to rip you off

The city firm that teaches insurers how to rip you off by helping them locate ‘time poor and cash rich’ customers which they can hit with higher rates PricewaterhouseCoopers advises on how to use customer data to boost profits The London-based accountancy firm brought in £3.6billion in revenues last year It gives the clearest insight yet into the tactics used to exploit loyal […]

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Firm to test technology that helps motorists hit green lights

Slow down and it’ll be green when you arrive! New technology for traffic lights which could help motorists stopping altogether is to be tested in Britain California-based firm AECOM developed the scheme to cut congestion  Engineering company will run tests using a simulation model of the A59 in York New lights will communicate with each other and collect data from […]

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Meghan thanks royals for welcoming her into family in emotional speech

‘I have found my prince!’: Meghan thanked royals for welcoming her into The Firm in emotional speech while Harry called her ‘my far better half’ Harry and Meghan’s relaxed and emotional speeches another departure from usually stuffy royal weddings  The new Duchess of Sussex thanked the Queen, Prince Charles and senior royals for welcoming her warmly  Harry also spoke emotionally […]

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Data firm Cambridge Analytica is to close down

Data firm Cambridge Analytica is to close down in the wake of its role in the Facebook information-selling scandal SCL Group founder Nigel Oakes confirmed that the company will close down The decision was reportedly made because of a loss of clients and legal fees Cambridge Analytica at the centre of improper use of 87m Facebook users’ data  Cambridge Analytica, […]

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