Settlement

Jamie Dimon’s Bird In The Hand
Eric Holder has been Jamie Dimon’s (and other Wall Street CEOs’) bird in the hand for too long. DOJ needs to stop cutting secretive, inadequate deals with Wall Street moguls, and start doing some perp walks of CEOs. Read more...
Jamie Dimon's Raise Proves DoJ Regulatory Strategies Are A Joke
Jamie Dimon's not only not contrite after the Justice Department settlement, he's triumphant -- and has a big fat raise to prove it. Read more...
Shine Bright, Jamie Dimon
This parody of Rihanna’s video “Diamonds,” tells the story of Jamie Dimon, JP Morgan Chase, and their selfish financial crimes. Read more...
UC Davis Pepper-Spraying Cop Gets $38K Settlement
Filmed spraying a row of seated protesters, John Pike filed a lawsuit claiming anxiety and depression after video outrage. Read more...
Workers Win $2 Million Settlement From Assisted Living Giant
Emeritus Senior Living, the country’s largest assisted living company, has agreed to pay up to $2.2 million to settle claims that it routinely underpaid workers at dozens of its California facilities. Read more...

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It took numerous courtroom battles, a contempt of court threat and the withholding of millions in federal dollars, but Westchester County finally has a law banning discrimination against those who pay their rent with federal assistance. Read more...
The bank foreclosure settlement that was intended to speed relief to homeowners is having some problems. Probably not a surprise to those already screwed over by the Big Banks. Read more...
The city of New York will pay more than $350,000 to settle a lawsuit filed last year claiming that police destroyed the private property of those evicted from a park during an Occupy Wall Street raid. Read more...
Once again, the banks are given a pass for their criminal behavior, while homeowners are given the shaft. Tuesday, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the Federal Reserve announced the beginning of payments for some of those people whose homes were wrongfully taken from them and the settlements are, as Chris Hayes put it, "cartoonishly small." Read more...
In the latest issue of Rolling Stone, Matt Taibbi takes the Justice Department to task over settling with HSBC late last year in the “largest drug-and-terrorism money-laundering case ever.” "The HSBC case went miles beyond the Read more...