My Firm Always Flies for Free — Business Success Story

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A data-collection firm is sharing license plate information with US immigration officials

Damian Dovarganes/AP Irvine Company, a real-estate giant that runs 46 shopping centers in California, is sharing license plate information with a surveillance technology company that in turn provides access to that data to the US Immigration Customs and Enforcement (ICE) agency. In 2017, Vigilant Solutions signed a contract to give ICE access to license plate […]

Abraaj, a private-equity firm, files for provisional liquidation

UNTIL recently the Abraaj Group, a private-equity firm based in Dubai, was riding high. It was one of just a few such firms focused on emerging markets, and a darling of “impact investors”, who seek social or environmental returns, not just financial ones. Assets under management of $ 13.6bn made it the largest private-equity firm […]

George Osborne takes on job number… 8! For major European investment firm

Ex-Tory Chancellor George Osborne has agreed to take on yet another job, to add to a packed portfolio, bringing the number to eight, after accepting a position as chair of major European Investment firm Exor’s ‘partners council.’ Seemingly not satisfied with being editor of London’s Evening Standard newspaper or taking on his reported, one-day-a-week, six-figure […]

Tesla registers Shanghai EV firm as China ready to allow full ownership

SHANGHAI — Tesla has registered a new electric car firm in Shanghai, as China prepares to scrap rules on capping foreign ownership of new-energy vehicle (NEV) ventures. The new company, Tesla (Shanghai) Co Ltd, was registered on May 10, according to a filing with the National Enterprise Credit Information Publicity System seen by Reuters. The […]

Russian oligarch-linked firm that paid Michael Cohen was also represented by Trump lawyer Marc Kasowitz

Revelations that the same shell company Michael Cohen used to pay off a porn star who said she had an affair with President Donald Trump, also received about $ 500,000 from a firm linked to a Russian oligarch, set off a frenzy on Twitter and cable TV. At the heart of the story is the […]

GEDmatch, a tiny DNA analysis firm, was key for Golden State Killer case

Enlarge / Sacramento Sheriff Scott Jones speaks about the arrest of accused rapist and killer Joseph James DeAngelo during a news conference on April 25, 2018 in Sacramento, California. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) To get a leg up in the investigation in the cold case of the “Golden State Killer” (aka the “East Area Rapist”), […]

The Good Fight: How Low Did the Firm Go to Help the DNC Impeach Trump?

This Sunday on The Good Fight, Reddick, Boseman and Lockhart was one of 10 firms eyed by the DNC to help pursue the impeachment of President Trump — if that time comes. How “low” did the partners have to “go” to stay in the running? RELATEDCable/Streaming Scorecard: What’s Renewed? What’s Cancelled? Margo Martindale guest-starred as […]

Celtic vs Rangers live stream – How to watch Old Firm derby football online

Celtic will face Rangers at Hampden Park today in a Scottish Cup Old Firm derby clash. Brendan Rodgers’ side are aiming for a historic second successive domestic treble this season. Rodgers is yet to lose in nine Old Firm derbies and has lead Celtic to seven wins in Scottish football’s most famous fixture. The last […]

Strategic Russian firm dumps SWIFT in favor of domestic bank transfer alternative

Russian state tech giant Rostec will use Russia’s analogue of SWIFT interbank cash transfer services, the company said in a press release. Read more The tech firm will connect to the Russian system for transfer of financial messages (SPFS) to make its payments safer. “The digital infrastructure will help to exchange data in encrypted mode, […]