Google CEO Sundar Pichai Signs Agreement at Antitrust Center

Google’s CEO has approved a settlement with Facebook at the heart of an antitrust lawsuit filed by 16 states and Puerto Rico against the search giant, according to part of the complaint released Friday. The case, led by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, Argues that Google has obtained and abused a monopoly through the technology …

Amazon Reaches Workers Agreement, Giving Workers More Power to Organize

SEATTLE – Amazon facing off increased scrutiny on workers’ rightsagreed this month to allow warehouse workers to organize more easily in the workplace as part of a nationwide agreement with the National Labor Relations Board. Under the deal, which was finalized Wednesday, Amazon said it would email notices of their entitlements to former and current …

Amazon Reaches Workers Agreement, Giving Workers More Power to Organize

SEATTLE – Amazon facing off increased scrutiny on workers’ rightsagreed this month to allow warehouse workers to organize more easily in the workplace as part of a nationwide agreement with the National Labor Relations Board. Under the deal, which was finalized Wednesday, Amazon said it would email notices of their entitlements to former and current …

Kaiser Permanente Reaches Temporary Agreement with Unions, Preventing Strike

Healthcare provider and hospital network Kaiser Permanente reached a tentative agreement on Saturday with a coalition of unions representing workers in California, Oregon and other states to prevent a strike of more than 30,000 workers scheduled to begin Monday. The four-year deal would provide wage increases to workers and address concerns about adequate staffing. He …

A climate agreement in Glasgow seems achievable.

GLASGOW — Negotiators from 200 countries appear to be approaching an agreement late Saturday that aims to set conditions to prevent dangerous levels of global warming, but there is no tension over how to pay countries least responsible for the problem but incurring irreparable harm. “It’s time for future generations to come together in ways …

Global Climate Agreement Reachable in Glasgow

GLASGOW — Negotiators from 200 countries appear to be approaching an agreement late Saturday that aims to set conditions to prevent dangerous levels of global warming, but tensions have not been raised over how to pay countries least responsible for the problem but incurring irreparable harm. US climate ambassador John Kerry said: “If it’s been …

Deere Reaches Third Interim Agreement with Union in Strike End Initiative

United Auto Workers said On Saturday, farm equipment maker Deere & Company reported making changes to an earlier deal. rejected With its membership, it has set up another vote on whether to end the strike that has been going on for nearly a month. Strike to start On October 14, a few days after roughly …

Some say French food helped win the Paris climate agreement. Inside

GLASGOW – Conventional wisdom says good food and drink can grease the road to a good deal. The organizers of the international climate summit held in Paris in 2015 took this very seriously. Naturally, being French, they claimed that their warm baguettes, buttered croissants, and poulet à la persillade washed down with French wine helped …

Justice Department Sues Penguin Random House Over Simon & Schuster Agreement

In one of its first major antitrust decisions, the Biden administration is suing Penguin Random House, the largest publisher in the United States, to cease operations. buys competitor Simon & Schusterpoints to a broader view of controlling corporate consolidation than has prevailed in Washington for decades. In a publishing environment dominated by a handful of …

John Deere Workers Union Reaches Temporary Agreement to End 2 Weeks

United Auto Workers announced on Saturday It said it had reached a tentative agreement with farm equipment maker Deere & Company and potentially expired. strike Covering about 10,000 workers starting mid-October. The deal still needs to be ratified by union members. Deere workers, primarily in Iowa and Illinois, went on strike. refuse a first deal …

Global Tax Agreement Near You. Here’s How It’ll Work.

WASHINGTON — When leaders of the 20-nation Group meet in Rome this weekend, they prepare to sign off on the most comprehensive overhaul of the international tax system in a century, launching a global minimum tax of 15 percent and changes in how governments can enforce it. taxes on large, profitable multinational companies. The agreement …