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Shareholders in Brazil demand Petrobras match $3 billion U.S. settlement

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazilian shareholders of state-controlled Petroleo Brasileiro SA are petitioning a Brazilian court to be paid on similar terms as those given to U.S. shareholders in a $2.95 billion settlement, a lawyer told Reuters on Thursday.

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UPDATE 2-Russia's Rosneft reaches $1.7 billion settlement with Sistema

MOSCOW, Dec 22 (Reuters) - The Sistema conglomerate will pay 100 billion roubles ($1.7 billion) to resolve a dispute with Russia's largest oil producer Rosneft over Bashneft oil company under a settlement announced by both companies on Friday.

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Senior Saudi prince freed in $1 billion settlement agreement: official

DUBAI (Reuters) - Senior Saudi Prince Miteb bin Abdullah, once seen as a leading contender to the throne, was freed after reaching an "acceptable settlement agreement" with authorities paying more than $1 billion, a Saudi official said on Wednesday.

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Saudi prince freed in $1 billion settlement agreement: official

DUBAI (Reuters) - Senior Saudi Prince Miteb bin Abdullah, once seen as a leading contender to the throne, was freed after reaching an "acceptable settlement agreement" with authorities paying more than $1 billion, a Saudi official said on Wednesday.

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UPDATE 1-U.S. judge dismisses criminal charge in Toyota sudden acceleration case

WASHINGTON, Oct 5 (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Thursday dismissed a criminal charge against Toyota Motor Corp after the Japanese automaker completed three years of monitoring under a $1.2 billion settlement in which it admitted to misleading the public about sudden unintended acceleration in its vehicles.

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U.S. judge dismisses criminal charge in Toyota sudden acceleration case

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal judge on Thursday dismissed a criminal charge against Toyota Motor Corp after the Japanese automaker completed three years of monitoring as part of a $1.2 billion settlement over claims of sudden unintended acceleration in its vehicles.

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GM blasts $1 billion deal between ignition switch plaintiffs, creditor trust

(Reuters) - Plaintiffs suing General Motors Co over faulty ignition switches and other alleged vehicle defects have reached a $1 billion settlement requiring the automaker to turn over that amount of stock, a lawyer for the plaintiffs said in a court hearing on Friday.

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GM blasts $1 bln deal between ignition switch plaintiffs, creditor trust

Aug 11 (Reuters) - Plaintiffs suing General Motors Co over faulty ignition switches and other alleged vehicle defects have reached a $1 billion settlement requiring the automaker to turn over that amount of stock, a lawyer for the plaintiffs said in a court hearing on Friday.

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U.S. asks judge to dismiss Toyota acceleration case as monitoring ends

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday asked a federal judge to dismiss a criminal charge against Toyota Motor Corp after the Japanese automaker completed three years of monitoring as part of a $1.2 billion settlement over claims of sudden unintended acceleration in its vehicles.

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Gold Reserve gets $40 mln of $1.03 bln settlement deal with Venezuela

June 16 (Reuters) - Gold Reserve Inc said on Friday it received $40 million from the government of Venezuela as part of a $1.03 billion settlement arbitrated by the World Bank for the termination of its Las Brisas gold concession in 2009.

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U.S. judge sentences Volkswagen to three years probation, oversight

DETROIT (Reuters) - A federal judge in Detroit on Friday sentenced Volkswagen AG to three years' probation and independent oversight for the German automaker's diesel emissions scandal as part of a $4.3 billion settlement announced in January.

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U.S. judge sentences Volkswagen to three-years' probation, oversight

DETROIT (Reuters) - A federal judge in Detroit on Friday sentenced Volkswagen AG to three years' probation and independent oversight for the German automaker's diesel emissions scandal as part of a $4.3 billion settlement announced in January.

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UPDATE 2-U.S. judge hands Volkswagen three-year probation sentence

DETROIT, April 21 (Reuters) - A federal judge in Detroit on Friday sentenced Volkswagen AG to three years' probation over the German automaker's diesel emissions scandal as part of a $4.3 billion settlement announced in January.

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Volkswagen pleads guilty in U.S. court in diesel emissions scandal

DETROIT/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG pleaded guilty on Friday to fraud, obstruction of justice and falsifying statements as part of a $4.3 billion settlement reached with the U.S. Justice Department in January over the automaker's diesel emissions scandal.

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Takata plea, compensation deal clears path to potential sale

DETROIT (Reuters) - Japan's Takata Corp removed a major obstacle to its potential sale or restructuring, pleading guilty on Monday in a U.S. federal court to a felony charge as part of a $1 billion settlement that included compensation funds for automakers and victims of its faulty airbag inflators.

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Takata to set aside $864 million as part of U.S. DOJ settlement

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Takata Corp said on Thursday it will set aside 96.93 billion yen ($864.4 million) as part of a $1 billion settlement with the United States Justice Department over the world's largest ever auto recall.

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Takata to set aside $864 mln as part of U.S. DOJ settlement

TOKYO, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Japan's Takata Corp said on Thursday it will set aside 96.93 billion yen ($864.4 million) as part of a $1 billion settlement with the United States Justice Department over the world's largest ever auto recall.

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Madoff victims cannot sidestep $7.2 billion settlement: U.S. judge

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge has blocked litigation that the trustee liquidating Bernard Madoff's firm said could undermine a $7.2 billion settlement meant to benefit the Ponzi schemer's former customers.

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Madoff victims cannot sidestep $7.2 bln settlement -U.S. judge

NEW YORK, Jan 25 (Reuters) - A federal judge has blocked litigation that the trustee liquidating Bernard Madoff's firm said could undermine a $7.2 billion settlement meant to benefit the Ponzi...

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U.S. judge approves VW dealers $1.2 billion settlement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG's dealers will receive an average of $1.85 million in a $1.2 billion settlement approved by a U.S. judge on Monday over its diesel emissions scandal.

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UPDATE 1-U.S. judge approves VW dealers $1.2 bln settlement

WASHINGTON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG's dealers will receive an average of $1.85 million in a $1.2 billion settlement approved by a U.S. judge on Monday over its diesel emissions scandal.

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Deutsche Bank CEO apologizes for conduct in toxic mortgages case

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank's chief executive apologized on Tuesday for the bank's selling and pooling of toxic mortgage securities in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis, which prompted a $7.2 billion settlement with the United States.

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Deutsche Bank CEO apologises for conduct in toxic mortgages case

FRANKFURT, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank's chief executive apologised on Tuesday for the bank's selling and pooling of toxic mortgage securities in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis, which prompted a $7.2 billion settlement with the United States.

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Deutsche Bank signs $7.2 billion deal with U.S. over risky mortgages

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank has signed a $7.2 billion settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice over its sale and pooling of toxic mortgage securities in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis, the government agency said on Tuesday.

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Takata to pay $1 billion to settle U.S. air bag probe: sources

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Japan's Takata Corp is expected to plead guilty to criminal wrongdoing as early as Friday as part of a $1 billion settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over its handling of air bag ruptures linked to 16 deaths worldwide, sources said.

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RPT-UPDATE 3-Takata to pay $1 bln to settle U.S. air bag probe -sources

NEW YORK, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Japan's Takata Corp is expected to plead guilty to criminal wrongdoing as early as Friday as part of a $1 billion settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over its...

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UPDATE 3-Takata to pay $1 bln to settle U.S. air bag probe -sources

NEW YORK, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Japan's Takata Corp is expected to plead guilty to criminal wrongdoing as early as Friday as part of a $1 billion settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over its handling of air bag ruptures linked to 16 deaths worldwide, sources said.

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UPDATE 2-Takata to pay $1 bln to settle U.S. air bag probe -sources

NEW YORK, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Japan's Takata Corp is expected to plead guilty to fraud charges as early as Friday as part of a $1 billion settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over its handling...

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Takata to pay $1 billion in U.S. settlement: sources

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Japan's Takata Corp is expected to agree to plead guilty to charges as early as Friday as part of a $1 billion settlement with the U.S. Justice Department to resolve a government investigation into deadly air bag ruptures, sources said.

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UPDATE 1-Takata to pay $1 billion in U.S. settlement -sources

NEW YORK, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Japan's Takata Corp is expected to agree to plead guilty to charges as early as Friday as part of a $1 billion settlement with the U.S. Justice Department to resolve a government investigation into deadly air bag ruptures, sources said.

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Takata expected to plead guilty as part of $1 billion U.S. settlement -sources

NEW YORK, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Japanese auto parts manufacturer Takata Corp is expected to agree to plead guilty to fraud charges as early as Friday as part of a $1 billion settlement with the U.S....

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Volkswagen faces reforms, oversight for three years under U.S. settlement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG, as part of a $4.3 billion settlement with U.S. regulators, on Wednesday agreed to sweeping reforms, new audits and oversight by an independent monitor for three years to resolve diesel emissions cheating investigations.

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UPDATE 1-VW faces reforms, oversight for 3 yrs under U.S. settlement

WASHINGTON, Jan 11 (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG, as part of a $4.3 billion settlement with U.S. regulators, on Wednesday agreed to sweeping reforms, new audits and oversight by an independent monitor...

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VW faces reforms, oversight for 3 years under U.S. settlement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG, as part of a $4.3 billion settlement with U.S. regulators, on Wednesday agreed to sweeping reforms, new audits and oversight by an independent monitor for three years to resolve diesel emissions cheating investigations.

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VW faces reforms, oversight for 3 yrs under U.S. settlement

WASHINGTON, Jan 11 (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG, as part of a $4.3 billion settlement with U.S. regulators, on Wednesday agreed to sweeping reforms, new audits and oversight by an independent monitor for three years to resolve diesel emissions cheating investigations.

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Volkswagen agrees to $4.3 billion U.S. diesel settlement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG has agreed to a $4.3 billion settlement to resolve the U.S. government's civil and criminal investigations into the German automaker's diesel emissions cheating, according to documents made public Wednesday.

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VW diesel settlement blames managers below board level

FRANKFURT, Jan 11 (Reuters) - Volkswagen agreed a $4.3 billion settlement to resolve the U.S. government's civil and criminal investigations into its diesel emissions cheating on Wednesday, which singled out six senior managers below board level, an attorney and other VW employees for their role in a decade of emissions deception.

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UPDATE 3-Volkswagen agrees to $4.3 bln U.S. diesel settlement

WASHINGTON, Jan 11 (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG has agreed to a $4.3 billion settlement to resolve the U.S. government's civil and criminal investigations into the German automaker's diesel emissions cheating, according to documents made public Wednesday.

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VW shares climb on hopes U.S. emissions deal marks turning point

BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen's supervisory board is meeting on Wednesday to approve a draft $4.3 billion settlement with the U.S. Justice Department, marking a milestone in its attempts to recover from its emissions test cheating scandal.

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VW's dieselgate provisions unlikely to top 20 bln eur -source

FRANKFURT, Jan 11 (Reuters) - Volkswagen's potential $4.3 billion settlement with U.S. authorities will hike costs for dieselgate, but the latest bill will likely remain below 20 billion euros, a...

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VW shares rise as $4.3 billion emissions deal with U.S. nears

BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen's supervisory board is meeting on Wednesday to approve a draft $4.3 billion settlement with the U.S. Justice Department, a key milestone in its attempts to recover from its emissions test cheating scandal.

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WRAPUP 1-VW in advanced talks for multi-billion settlement on U.S. criminal probe

WASHINGTON, Jan 6 (Reuters) - Volkswagen and the Justice Department are nearing a deal to resolve criminal and civil allegations over the German automaker's diesel cheating while it won long-awaited approval from the Environmental Protection Agency to fix about 70,000 diesel vehicles, crucial steps toward moving past a scandal that has cost it billions of dollars and its reputation.

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Deutsche Bank tells staff no bailout needed for U.S. settlement: source

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank sought to reassure staff about its financial strength on Friday, in the wake of a $7.2 billion settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) over its sale and pooling of toxic mortgage securities.

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Deutsche Bank tells staff no bailout needed for U.S. settlement - source

FRANKFURT, Dec 23 (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank sought to reassure staff about its financial strength on Friday, in the wake of a $7.2 billion settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) over its sale and pooling of toxic mortgage securities.

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Deutsche Bank agrees to $7.2 billion mortgage settlement with U.S.

NEW YORK/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank has agreed to a $7.2 billion settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice over its sale and pooling of toxic mortgage securities in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis.

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German govt welcomes Deutsche Bank settlement

BERLIN, Dec 23 (Reuters) - The German government has welcomed Deutsche Bank's $7.2 billion settlement with the U.S. authorities over the lender's sale and pooling of toxic mortgage securities, a Finance Ministry spokeswoman said on Friday.

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UPDATE 3-Deutsche Bank agrees to $7.2 bln mortgage settlement with U.S.

NEW YORK/FRANKFURT Dec 23 (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank has agreed to a $7.2 billion settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice over its sale and pooling of toxic mortgage securities in the run-up...

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VW agrees to fix, buy back more polluting U.S. diesel vehicles

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG has agreed to a $1 billion settlement to fix or buy back another 80,000 polluting diesel vehicles sold in the United States as the German automaker on Tuesday took new steps to put its emissions cheating scandal behind it.

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UPDATE 3-VW agrees to fix, buy back more polluting U.S. diesel vehicles

WASHINGTON, Dec 20 (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG has agreed to a $1 billion settlement to fix or buy back another 80,000 polluting diesel vehicles sold in the United States as the German automaker on Tuesday took new steps to put its emissions cheating scandal behind it.

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Supreme Court ends fight over $1 billion NFL concussion deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday cleared the way for the National Football League's estimated $1 billion settlement of concussion-related lawsuits with thousands of retired players to take effect, rejecting a challenge brought by a small group of dissenters.

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Top U.S. court declines to hear challenge to NFL concussion deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a challenge to the National Football League's estimated $1 billion settlement of concussion-related lawsuits with thousands of retired players brought by a small group of them who contend it is flawed.

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U.S. judge approves $14.7 billion deal in VW diesel scandal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. federal judge on Tuesday approved Volkswagen AG's record $14.7 billion settlement with regulators and owners of 475,000 polluting diesel vehicles, and the German automaker said it would begin buying back the cars in mid-November.

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U.S. judge approves $14.7 billion settlement over VW diesel vehicles

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. federal judge on Tuesday approved Volkswagen AG's record-setting $14.7 billion settlement with regulators and owners of 475,000 polluting diesel vehicles, and the German automaker said it would begin buying back the vehicles in mid-November.

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UPDATE 1-U.S. judge approves $14.7 billion settlement over VW diesel vehicles

WASHINGTON, Oct 25 (Reuters) - A U.S. federal judge on Tuesday approved Volkswagen AG's record-setting $14.7 billion settlement with regulators and owners of 475,000 polluting diesel vehicles, and the German automaker said it would begin buying back the vehicles in mid-November.

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German FinMin declines comment on report Deutsche near U.S. settlement

BERLIN, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Germany's Finance Ministry declined to comment on Friday on a report that Deutsche Bank was close to a $5.4 billion settlement with U.S. authorities over alleged...

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Deutsche Bank says U.S. seeks $14 billion settlement in mortgage case

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice is asking Deutsche BankĀ  to pay $14 billion to settle an investigation into its selling of mortgage-backed securities, Germany's flagship lender said on Friday.

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Tobacco Industry Works to Block Rules on E-Cigarettes

Nearly two decades after the $200 billion settlement to compensate the public for health consequences of smoking, the industry still wields clout in Washington.

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Lawyers in Volkswagen case seek up to $332.5 million in fees, costs

(Reuters) - Lawyers for Volkswagen AG vehicle owners will seek up to $332.5 million in fees and costs for their work in a $10 billion settlement over claims the automaker used software to cheat on emissions testing, according to a court filing.

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UPDATE 3-Lawyers in Volkswagen case seek up to $332.5 mln in fees, costs

Aug 11 (Reuters) - Lawyers for Volkswagen AG vehicle owners will seek up to $332.5 million in fees and costs for their work in a $10 billion settlement over claims the automaker used software to cheat on emissions testing, according to a court filing.

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UPDATE 2-Volkswagen plaintiffs' lawyers to seek up to $332.5 mln in fees, costs

NEW YORK, Aug 11 (Reuters) - Plaintiffs' lawyers will seek up to $332.5 million in fees and costs for their work in a $10 billion settlement over claims Volkswagen AG outfitted vehicles with software...

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Volkswagen plaintiffs' lawyers to seek up to $332.5 million in fees, costs

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Plaintiffs' lawyers will seek up to $332.5 million in fees and costs for their work in a $10 billion settlement over claims Volkswagen AG outfitted vehicles with software to cheat on emissions testing, according to a court filing.

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UPDATE 1-Volkswagen plaintiffs' lawyers to seek up to $332.5 mln in fees, costs

NEW YORK, Aug 11 (Reuters) - Plaintiffs' lawyers will seek up to $332.5 million in fees and costs for their work in a $10 billion settlement over claims Volkswagen AG outfitted vehicles with software to cheat on emissions testing, according to a court filing.

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Lawyers to seek up to $332.5 mln in fees, costs from Volkswagen clean-diesel deal

NEW YORK, Aug 11 (Reuters) - Lawyers representing plaintiffs in a $10 billion settlement over claims that Volkswagen AG outfitted vehicles with software to cheat on emissions testing said they will seek up to $332.5 million in fees and other legal costs, according to a court filing late on Wednesday.

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UPDATE 3-VW's $14.7 bln diesel U.S. emissions settlement clears hurdle

WASHINGTON, July 26 (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG's $14.7 billion settlement of its U.S. diesel emissions cheating scandal cleared another legal hurdle on Tuesday, as a federal judge gave the automaker preliminary approval to buy back up to 475,000 vehicles.

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UPDATE 2-U.S. judge grants preliminary approval for VW diesel emissions settlement

WASHINGTON, July 26 (Reuters) - A federal judge on Tuesday granted preliminary approval for a $10 billion settlement in which Volkswagen AG will offer to buy back up to 475,000 polluting 2.0 liter diesel-powered vehicles.

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Visa, MasterCard $7.25 billion settlement with retailers is thrown out

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Thursday threw out a $7.25 billion antitrust settlement reached by Visa Inc and MasterCard Inc with millions of retailers that accused the card networks of improperly fixing credit and debit card fees.

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BRIEF-Volkswagen said to pay diesel owners up to $7,000, fund clean-air grants - Bloomberg

* Volkswagen AG said to pay diesel owners up to $7,000; under $10 billion settlement being negotiated- Bloomberg, citing sources

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UPDATE 1-Wells Fargo admits deception in $1.2 bln U.S. mortgage accord

April 8 (Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co admitted to deceiving the U.S. government into insuring thousands of risky mortgages, as it formally reached a record $1.2 billion settlement of a U.S. Department of Justice lawsuit.

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Wells Fargo reaches $1.2 billion U.S. mortgage settlement

(Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co has formally reached a $1.2 billion settlement to end a U.S. Department of Justice lawsuit accusing it of knowingly deceiving the federal government into insuring thousands of risky mortgages.

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Wells Fargo reaches $1.2 bln U.S. mortgage settlement

April 8 (Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co has formally reached a $1.2 billion settlement to end a U.S. Department of Justice lawsuit accusing it of knowingly deceiving the federal government into insuring thousands of risky mortgages.

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REFILE-UPDATE 1-Bondholders lose bid to delay lifting Argentina injunctions

NEW YORK, March 2 (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Wednesday rejected a request by Argentine bondholders who reached a $4.65 billion settlement resolving litigation over defaulted bonds to wait longer before lifting injunctions that restrict the country from paying off some debts.

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Argentine creditors lose bid to delay lifting of injunctions

NEW YORK, March 2 (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Wednesday rejected a request by Argentine bondholders who reached a $4.65 billion settlement resolving litigation over defaulted bonds to wait longer before lifting injunctions that restrict the country from paying off some debts.

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Argentine creditors ask U.S. judge to wait on lifting injunctions

NEW YORK, March 1 (Reuters) - A group of Argentine bondholders who reached a $4.65 billion settlement resolving litigation over defaulted bonds urged a U.S. judge on Tuesday to wait longer before...

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Wells Fargo faces ongoing mortgage probes despite recent FHA settlement

Feb 24 (Reuters) - Wells Fargo continues to face federal and state mortgage probes, even after the $1.2 billion settlement it reached in early February to resolve claims of misconduct related to mortgages insured by the Federal Housing Administration.

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Argentine creditor calls country's return to U.S. court 'baffling'

NEW YORK, Feb 12 (Reuters) - A major creditor in the Argentine bond litigation who has not agreed to participate in a proposed $6.5 billion settlement on Friday called the country's decision to...

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Goldman profit slumps after huge mortgage-backed bond settlement

Goldman Sachs Group Inc's profit slumped for the third straight quarter as a $5 billion settlement of crisis-era legal claims ate into earnings in a tumultuous three months.

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JPMorgan, Morgan Stanley pay most in $1.9 billion swaps price-fixing settlement

(Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co, Morgan Stanley and Barclays Plc will pay over half of a more than $1.86 billion settlement resolving investor claims they conspired to fix prices and limit competition in the market for credit default swaps, according to a court filing.

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JPMorgan, Morgan Stanley pay most in $1.9 bln swaps price-fixing settlement

Oct 16 (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co, Morgan Stanley and Barclays Plc will pay over half of a more than $1.86 billion settlement resolving investor claims they conspired to fix prices and limit competition in the market for credit default swaps, according to a court filing.

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MEDIA-C.Agricole nears $800 mln U.S. probe settlement -Les Echos

PARIS, Oct 13 (Reuters) - ** Credit Agricole close to deal to pay $800 mln to resolve U.S. investigation in coming days, Les Echos says ** Probe relates to whether C.Agricole moved funds through U.S. to blacklisted countries such as Sudan, Iran, Cuba and Myanmar ** France's third-biggest listed lender would not have to plead guilty, unlike BNP Paribas, which previously struck a record $8.9 billion settlement ** Reuters reported in September that C.Agricole may pay about $900 million in penalties

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U.S. announces $20 billion resolution with BP over 2010 oil spill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Monday announced a more than $20 billion settlement of federal and state claims against BP PLC over its deadly Gulf of Mexico oil spill five years ago.

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UPDATE 2-U.S. announces $20 bln resolution with BP over 2010 oil spill

WASHINGTON, Oct 5 (Reuters) - The United States on Monday announced a more than $20 billion settlement of federal and state claims against BP PLC over its deadly Gulf of Mexico oil spill five years...

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UPDATE 1-JPMorgan to pay most in $1.86 bln swaps price-fixing settlement -Bloomberg

Oct 1 (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co is set to pay almost a third of a $1.86 billion settlement to resolve claims that a dozen big banks conspired to limit competition in the credit-default swaps market, Bloomberg reported.

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JPMorgan to pay most in $1.86 billion swaps price-fixing settlement: Bloomberg

(Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co is set to pay almost a third of a $1.86 billion settlement to resolve claims that a dozen big banks conspired to limit competition in the credit-default swaps market, Bloomberg reported.

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JPMorgan to pay most in $1.86 bln swaps price-fixing settlement - Bloomberg

Oct 1 (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co is set to pay almost a third of a $1.86 billion settlement to resolve claims that a dozen big banks conspired to limit competition in the credit-default swaps market, Bloomberg reported.

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UPDATE 3-Big banks in $1.865 bln swaps price-fixing settlement

NEW YORK, Sept 11 (Reuters) - Twelve major banks have reached a $1.865 billion settlement to resolve investor claims that they conspired to fix prices and limit competition in the market for credit...

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Big banks in $1.865 billion swaps price-fixing settlement

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Twelve major banks have reached a $1.865 billion settlement to resolve investor claims that they conspired to fix prices and limit competition in the market for credit default swaps, a lawyer for the investors said on Friday.

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UPDATE 2-Big banks in $1.865 bln swaps price-fixing settlement

NEW YORK, Sept 11 (Reuters) - Twelve major banks have reached a $1.865 billion settlement to resolve investor claims that they conspired to fix prices and limit competition in the market for credit default swaps, a lawyer for the investors said on Friday.

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Big banks in $1.865 bln swaps price-fixing settlement

NEW YORK, Sept 11 (Reuters) - Twelve major banks have reached a $1.865 billion settlement to resolve investor claims that they conspired to fix prices and restrain competition in the roughly $16...

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BP wins one U.S. court ruling, loses another over 2010 Gulf spill

Sept 8 (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court said BP Plc, which in July reached a $18.7 billion settlement of federal, state and local claims over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, must face one of two proposed class-action lawsuits claiming that the oil company defrauded shareholders over the disaster.

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Former NFL players object to concussion settlement

(Reuters) - Former National Football League players who oppose the league's potential $1 billion settlement of lawsuits claiming it hid the risk of concussions asked a federal appeals court on Monday to throw out the accord.

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BP less likely to be acquired after $18.7 bln settlement - CEO

LONDON, July 28 (Reuters) - BP is less likely to be acquired following its $18.7 billion settlement over the 2010 Macondo oil spill, Chief Executive Officer Bob Dudley said on Tuesday.

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RPT-INSIGHT-With options dwindling, BP seized a chance to settle oil spill case

NEW YORK/LONDON/HOUSTON, July 9 (Reuters) - In early May, with its legal options dwindling and investors impatient, BP Plc saw a chance to negotiate what became a $18.7 billion settlement that ended five years of litigation over the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history.

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With options dwindling, BP seized a chance to settle oil spill case

NEW YORK/LONDON/HOUSTON (Reuters) - In early May, with its legal options dwindling and investors impatient, BP Plc saw a chance to negotiate what became a $18.7 billion settlement that ended five years of litigation over the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history.

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INSIGHT-With options dwindling, BP seized a chance to settle oil spill case

NEW YORK/LONDON/HOUSTON, July 9 (Reuters) - In early May, with its legal options dwindling and investors impatient, BP Plc saw a chance to negotiate what became a $18.7 billion settlement that ended five years of litigation over the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history.

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UPDATE 6-BP reaches $18.7 billion settlement over deadly 2010 spill

HOUSTON, July 2 (Reuters) - BP Plc will pay up to $18.7 billion in penalties to the U.S. government and five states to resolve nearly all claims from its deadly Gulf of Mexico oil spill five years ago in the largest corporate settlement in U.S. history.

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BP reaches $18.7 billion settlement over deadly 2010 spill

HOUSTON (Reuters) - BP Plc will pay up to $18.7 billion in penalties to the U.S. government and five states to resolve nearly all claims from its deadly Gulf of Mexico oil spill five years ago in the largest corporate settlement in U.S. history.

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Analysis: Spill settlement closure leaves BP open to growth, takeover

LONDON (Reuters) - BP's $18.7 billion settlement over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill draws a line under years of uncertainty to allow it to focus once again on growth but could make it an acquisition target.

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Commodity and BP shares help FTSE to close higher

LONDON, July 2 (Reuters) - Britain's top share index ended higher on Thursday as oil major BP rose after reaching an $18.7 billion settlement with the U.S. government and commodity stocks tracked...

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BP settles 2010 U.S. oil spill claims for $18.7 billion

(Reuters) - BP Plc has reached a comprehensive $18.7 billion settlement with the U.S. government and five states, a landmark deal that effectively ends years of litigation over environmental damage and human casualties caused by the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill.

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REFILE-TIMELINE-BP oil spill, litigation at a glance

July 2 (Reuters) - BP Plc reached a $18.7 billion settlement to end five years of litigation following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. It is the largest settlement with a single entity in U.S. history, the U.S. Department of Justice said.