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M&A suits prevalent, controversial

Volatility in the world of shareholder class actions has stoked a debate over whether the lawyers who bring such cases are laudable public watchdogs or stick-up artists.

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Appeals court rules for Girl Scouts council (UPDATE)

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — A southeastern Wisconsin Girl Scouts council carries the same rights as a franchise and can therefore resist the national organization’s plans to merge and reduce the number of individual councils across the country, an appeals court has ruled. The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday that the Girl Scouts of Manitou Council, which has ...

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