updated - December 3, 2020 Thursday EST
Springleaf Holdings, Inc. has announced in a press release that it will be selling 127 branches in 11 states as part of the settlement terms it has reached with the U.S. Department of Justice and the Attorney Generals of seven states. The settlement agreement has cleared the way for the closure of Springleaf’s acquisition of OneMain Financial Holdings, LLC.
The U.S. government has rejected Electrolux AG and General Electric Co.’s (GE) settlement proposal, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal. The U.S. Justice Department plans to take its concerns to trial on November 9, 2015.
Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc. will be paying a combined total of $10 million in fines to the Environment and Natural Resources Division of the U.S. Department of Justice (ENRD), according to a press release issued by Lumber Liquidators. The payment is part of a settlement that Lumber Liquidators reached with the ENRD in the former’s compliance with the Lacey Act, a U.S. conservation law regarding the protection of plants, fish, and wildlife.
The U.S. Justice Department has just announced in a press release the filing of criminal charges against General Motors Co. (GM) for concealing a potentially deadly safety defect from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).