Judge rejects FTC injunction, Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision progresses

Judge rejects FTC injunction, Microsoft's acquisition of Activision progresses

A judge denied the Federal Trade Commission’s request for a preliminary injunction to block Microsoft’s $68.7 billion acquisition of Activision Blizzard. Both Microsoft and Activision have said they would abandon blockbuster mergers if Judge Jacqueline Scott Corey grants an injunction. “The Court’s responsibilities in this case are narrow. Notwithstanding these current circumstances, pending resolution of … Read more

Violet Ng’s bid to buy out business partner goes to trial after she rejects S$6 million offer

Violet Ng's bid to buy out business partner goes to trial after she rejects S$6 million offer

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/Asia News Network): When Peranakan culinary icon Violet Ng and her two children sold half of their company to businessman Manoj Murjani in 2014, they believed she had found a business partner who could take her brand to the world. As the number of restaurants the company operated grew from one to … Read more